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Wild animal brings down goat in Snoqualmie; Window slicer steals medication | Snoqualmie Valley police blotter

The Snoqualmie Police Department, which covers Snoqualmie and North Bend, responded to the following calls:

Sunday, June 22

Wildlife attack: At 1:47 p.m., a caller in the 1000 block of 394th Place Southeast, Snoqualmie, reported that two of his neighbor’s goats had been killed by a wild animal overnight. The caller suspected it was a coyote in the area, and wanted police to know about it. Police asked him to contact the fish and wildlife department.

Trespassing: At 8:37 p.m., police were called to the 100 block of Main Avenue North, North Bend, for a report of two men in their 30s seen trespassing in abandoned homes. Police did not locate any transients in the homes, which are scheduled to be demolished soon.

Monday, June 23

Camp or clubhouse: At 1:14 p.m., a caller alerted police to a green tarp in the woods near Douglas Avenue Southeast and Baker Avenue Southeast, Snoqualmie. The caller was concerned that the tarp, located about 15 yards into the brush, was part of a transient camp. Police investigated and found what seemed to be a child’s play area, with Airsoft toys, soda and garbage. Police will contact the parks department about cleanup.

Not legal yet: At 5:17 p.m., a caller in the 600 block of Northeast Eighth Street, North Bend, reported five or six adults were lighting fireworks. Police contacted the subjects and warned them that fireworks are illegal in the city, except on July 4, from 9 a.m. to midnight. The fine for setting off fireworks any other time, or in public parks, is $124.

Tuesday, June 24

Burglary: At 2:34 p.m., a caller in the 500 block of Maloney Grove Avenue Southeast, North Bend, reported a theft in her home. She said someone “sliced open” her back window and stole her medications, a laptop computer and some jewelry.

Wednesday, June 25

Boom: At 11:29 p.m., police responded to the 7000 block of Curtis Drive Southeast, Snoqualmie, for a loud noise coming from trees in a city park. The sound was determined to be fireworks. In Snoqualmie, setting off fireworks is illegal, except for July 4, 9 a.m. to midnight, and subject to a $124 fine.

Reckless: At 8:08 p.m., police got complaints about a reckless driver on a black custom Harley Davidson in the 600 block of Northeast Eighth Street, North Bend. The driver was doing burnouts, then left, the area eastbound. Police did not locate the bike and were doubling back, when they got a report of a motorcycle striking a power pole at 428th Avenue and Southeast 92nd Street. A car was also involved in the accident, but both driver and passenger had superficial injuries.

Thursday, June 26

Park problems: At 10:30 p.m., police received complaints about a loud party and drag racing at a park in the 35000 block of Southeast Ridge Street, Snoqualmie. Officers contacted a group of juveniles on the basketball court and warned them parks were closed at dusk. Later police received a complaint of fireworks being set off in the park, but they did not find anyone.

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