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She's after him with a hatchet; Bear scare is actually raccoon | Snoqualmie Valley Police Blotter

Police and fire agencies in the Snoqualmie Valley responded to the following calls:

Snoqualmie Police Dept.

Monday, Feb. 24

Bear scare: at 3:06 p.m., a caller in the 34000 block of Southeast Scott Street reported a bear growling in the bushes near her home. She thought the animal was injured. Police investigated and found a hissing raccoon nesting in the bushes .

Stolen exhaust: At 3:53 p.m., a caller in the 8200 block of Bracken Place Southeast reported a theft from his vehicle. Someone had cut the exhaust pipe on his vehicle, where it was parked while the victim was at work.

Tuesday, Feb. 25

Tired of waiting: At 11:59 a.m., a caller asked police to check on a young man walking on Railroad Avenue near Beta Street. The man seemed disturbed, and was seen screaming at houses, then falling onto his back. He got up and continued walking, the caller said. When police contacted the subject, he said he was tired from walking and wanted to catch the bus to North Bend.

Thursday, Feb. 27

Car prowl: At 5:36 p.m., a man came to the police station to report a break-in of his vehicle where it was parked in the 37000 block of Southeast Winery Road. He said there was a suspicious vehicle in the area, an 80s-era silver Chevrolet with no hubcaps, driven by a man in his 20s, with a female passenger, also in her 20s.

North Bend Substation

Friday, Feb. 21

Attempted car theft: At 1:52 p.m., a caller in the 200 block of Sydney Avenue North reported finding someone at his home, trying to start his car. The vehicle had a nearly-dead battery and would not start. The caller came home and interrupted the theft. Police arrested the subject.

Tuesday, Feb. 25

Drunk in public: At 1:15 p.m., officers on patrol at East McClellan did an area check of the Depot Park, and found an intoxicated man sitting under the depot awning.

Stolen car: At 7:24 p.m., a caller in the 44000 block of Southeast Tanner Road reported his vehicle had been stolen by a roommate. The victim said his roommate borrowed the car, with his permission, but then moved out of the home later while the vehicle owner was at work, and never brought the car back.

Wednesday, Feb. 26

Hatchet attempt: At 1:21 p.m., an officer on patrol responded to a report of a disturbance in the 600 block of Northeast Eighth Street. The officer contacted the caller about a block away from the incident, walking down the street. The man got upset when the officer asked how he was, and told police that a woman in his home had come after him with a hatchet.

Snoqualmie Fire Dept.

Monday, Feb. 24

Car accident: Snoqualmie firefighters responded with EF&R to an auto accident at mile post 44 on I-90. Firefighters assisted with patient treatment and transport to local hospitals.

Tuesday, Feb. 25

Tree down: Snoqualmie firefighters responded to a tree across the roadway near the Snoqualmie Casino. Crews removed the tree and reopened the road.

Medical calls: Snoqualmie firefighters also responded to 22 medical aid calls, bringing the department’s annual call number to 152.

Fall City Fire District

Friday, Feb. 21

Breathing problem: At 4:28 p.m., firefighters responded to a 60-year-old man complaining of shortness of breath. A Bellevue Fire paramedic unit also saw the patient. He was treated and transported to an area hospital via the medic unit.

Sunday, Feb. 23

broken leg: At 12:30 p.m., firefighters responded to a report of a 24-year-old man with a leg fracture. He was treated and transported to an area hospital via the Fall City Fire aid car.

Monday, Feb. 25

Stroke: At 7:36 a.m., firefighters responded to a 67-year-old woman who was suspected of having a cerebral vascular accident. She was treated and transported to an area hospital via the Fall City Fire aid car.

Tuesday, Feb. 25

Burn pile: At 10:09 a.m., firefighters responded to a burn complaint. The burn pile was illegal, and was extinguished. A notice of violation was issued.

Hit by car: At 2:38 p.m., firefighters responded to an 18-year-old man who had been hit by a car while crossing a roadway. Crews treated the man and he was  transported to an area hospital via private ambulance.

Eastside Fire & Rescue

Friday, Feb. 21

Bad burn: At 9:02 a.m., North Bend Station 87 units responded to an unauthorized burn at the 100 block of Sydney Ave. N.

Welfare check: At 11:35 a.m., firefighters responded to a person in distress at the 44500 block of Southeast 146th Street.

Controlled burn: At 3:50 p.m., firefighters responded to a reported fire at the 44400 block of Southeast 132nd Street. The fire turned out to be a controlled burn.

Sunday, Feb. 23.

Burn pile: At 5:46 p.m., firefighters responded to an unauthorized burn in the 100 block of Bendigo Boulevard.

North Bend Medical calls: North Bend Station 87 units responded to seven medical calls during the week of February 21 to 27.

Carnation Medical calls: Eastside Fire & Rescue crews at Carnation Station 85 responded to three medical calls during the week of February 22 to 26.

 

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