Man punched over dog dispute | Police Blotter

Police blotter for Dec. 16-17, 2018.

Dec. 16

Dog-eat-dog world: At 7:57 p.m. in the 9100 block of SE 68th St., a caller reported he was punched by a subject during a fight about a dog incident.

Car prowl: At 8:27 p.m. in the 3000 block of 80th Ave SE, a vehicle was prowled. Redacted items were taken from the vehicle’s trunk. There are no suspects, video surveillance, latent prints found and no forced entry into the vehicle.

Dec. 17

BB gun damage: At 1:39 p.m. in the 3000 block of 65th Pl SE, there were at least 17 strikes to a vehicle window by a BB/pellet gun. The estimated damage is $300.

Missing bikes: At 7:41 p.m. at SE 35th St. and 84th Ave SE, two bikes, left up against bushes unsecured, were stolen.

Dec. 19

Package thief: At 2:21 p.m. in the 9700 block of SE 41st St., Ring doorbell footage showed a woman in her mid 30s to 40s stealing four packaged and mail from a front porch.

Dec. 20

Burglarized storage: At 8 a.m. in the 3200 block of E Lexington Way, someone reported a thief had occurred inside a controlled-access storage unit and stole items valued at approximately $8,500. There is no suspect information.

Breach of contract: At 11:37 a.m. in the 3000 block of 78th Ave. SE, a victim and reported caller said his former employee had used a company issued credit card to make unauthorized purchases for tools. This was allegedly prohibited in his contract. The fraudulent purchases racked up to about $1,100.

Dec. 21

Stolen firearm: At 2:06 p.m. in the 8000 block of N Mercer Way, a vehicle was stopped for being stolen and driver and passenger detained by officers. After an investigation, the driver was arrested for unlawful possession of a firearm and possession of a stolen vehicle.

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