Bank of mailboxes damaged on East Mercer Way | Mercer Island police blotter

Selected reports Jan. 23-28.

Jan. 28

Theft: A resident in the 9200 block of Southeast 68th Street discovered that someone stole mail from their mailbox.

Jan. 26

Vehicle prowl: Someone prowled a vehicle in an apartment complex in the 2600 block of 77th Avenue Southeast.

Jan. 25

Smashed windows: A resident in the 2600 block of 77th Avenue Southeast reported that someone smashed their vehicle windows. Nothing appeared to be stolen.

Jan. 24

Stolen items: A sports bag and keys were stolen from inside a vehicle parked in the 4000 block of 85th Avenue Southeast.

Jan. 23

Assistance: A resident in the 3200 block of Shorewood Drive received assistance regarding concerns about her roommates.

Fraud: In the 4700 block of Forest Avenue Southeast, police answered questions from a resident who nearly fell victim to a scam.

Theft: In the 6500 block of East Mercer Way, a bank of mailboxes was broken into overnight, causing approximately $1,000 in damages.