Person spots someone prowling their car | Police Blotter

Police blotter for Oct. 1-8.

  • Tuesday, October 29, 2019 3:46pm
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Oct. 1

Car prowl: At 8:58 a.m. in the 2200 block of 70th Avenue Southeast, someone’s car was left unlocked in an open garage from Sept. 30 to Oct. 1, between the hours of 7 p.m. and 8 a.m. There was no damage to the car, however cash and identity documents were stolen.

Oct. 2

Roof scratch: At 5:32 p.m. in the 3200 block of West Concord Way, a victim had the roof of his car damaged. There is no known suspect.

Oct. 3

Trespassed from the vet clinic: At 10:07 a.m. in the 2400 block of 76th Avenue Southeast, the Mercer Island Vet Clinic trespassed a subject, barring them from returning to their business. Allegedly, the suspect stole from an employee more than once.

Oct. 4

Theft: at 9:59 a.m. in the 8700 block of Southeast 48th Street, suspects in a red GMC Yukon tried to steal a package left in front of a home. They committed mail theft at the same place.

Shoe theft: At 4:19 p.m. in the 7700 block of Southeast 34th Street, a subject entered a thrift store and put a pair of shoes on. They left their old shoes behind and walked out of the store without paying for the new ones. The loss was about $30. Witnesses saw the entire exchange and provided police a photograph of the subject’s truck place.

Oct. 6

Fraud: At 1:18 p.m. in the 9400 block of Southeast 33rd Street, a subject discovered about $3,000 in fraudulent charges posted to their account. The person was still in possession of their card and wasn’t expecting any replacement cards. Video captured shows numerous male suspects using the victim’s credit card.

Oct. 8

That’s my car: at 2:56 p.m. in the 7800 block of Southeast 71st Street, a subject saw someone in their car. The car was left unlocked and nothing was stolen.


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