Suspects swipe liquor and diapers from store | Mercer Island police blotter

Selected reports May 20-27.

May 27

Theft: A subject swiped liquor from a business in the 3000 block of 78th Avenue Southeast.

May 26

Robbery: After threatening a store employee, suspects stole liquor and diapers from the business in the 2700 block of 77th Avenue Southeast.

May 23

Weapons complaint: A resident in the 9000 block of Southeast 60th Street complained that a neighbor was firing a BB gun in the backyard.

Malicious mischief: In the 6900 block of Southeast 33rd Street, a resident suspected foul play after locating a drill bit lodged in her car tire.

Burglary: In the 7500 block of Southeast 29th Street, a suspect was caught on camera tampering with mailboxes and entering a secured area.

May 22

Theft: A suspect broke into a shed and stole various items in the 4400 block of Forest Avenue Southeast.

May 20

Fraud: A resident in the 3800 block of 76th Avenue Southeast contacted police regarding someone attempting to open a credit card in the reporting party’s name.