Mercer Island Police Blotter | Aug. 17

Aug. 6

BOAT ADRIFT: At 9:14 a.m. Vessel Assist impounded a boat found floating adrift. The watercraft is registered to a Federal Way woman.

Aug. 9

THEFT: At 8:20 a.m. a 51-year-old Bothell man reported that his paintball gun was stolen from a job site. The man left the gun unattended while he ran an errand to purchase additional supplies.

THEFT: At 10:49 a.m. a resident of the 2700 block of 73rd Avenue S.E. reported his bike missing. It was last seen, unlocked, on his porch prior to Seafair weekend. The bike is valued at $600.

THEFT: At 4:39 p.m. a 31-year-old Seattle woman reported that her iPod Touch was stolen from her office while she was on lunch break.

Aug. 12

THEFT: At 9:05 p.m. a 16-year-old reported that a laptop was stolen from his car while parked at Groveland Park. The car was unlocked when the theft occurred.

Aug. 13

DRUGS: At 7:20 a.m. the MIPD responded to a domestic call in the 2000 block of Faben Drive. They found and recovered various suspected drugs, including an “orange container with suspected heroin,” suspected Hydrocodone pills, one baggie of suspected “crack” cocaine, a baggie of suspected heroin, several baggies of suspected fentanyl and a number of baggies of suspected cocaine. They also found drug paraphernalia including a digital scale, glass pipes and packaging materials. The MIPD took a 54-year-old suspect into custody and booked him into the King County Jail.

DOG ATTACK: At 8:16 a.m. a 53-year-old resident of the 9000 block of W. Shorewood Drive reported that she had been bitten by a leashed dog as she walked out of her apartment complex. The woman went to Swedish for medical attention, according to the report.

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