Two suspects steal Olay skin products | Police Blotter.

Police blotter for Jan. 5-10.

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Jan. 5

Stolen baby items: At 2:24 p.m. in the block of 7700 Mercer Way, a caller reported someone had stolen a black baby carrier backpack and miscellaneous baby items from their car between the times of 1:45 p.m. to 2:30 p.m.

Jan. 9

Beauty item bolt: At 1:58 p.m. in the 7700 block of SE 27th Street, two males described as Hispanic shoplifted Olay beauty products and potentially supplement products from a local Walgreens. The store has video surveillance of the suspects leaving and entering the store.

Vitamins taken: At 3:07 p.m. in the 2700 block of 77th Ave. SE, two subjects, suspected to be Hispanic, reportedly stole $1,850 worth of vitamin supplements. The subjects were allegedly seen in the Walgreens stealing merchandise an hour earlier.

Windstorm weeping: At 3:56 p.m in the 5200 block of W Mercer Place, a victim had his mom check on his house after the windstorm. His mother noticed that his leaf blower and bike were both missing from the garage. These items are valued at $500.

Jan. 10

Prowling: At 4:35 a.m. in the 8800 block of SE 60th Street, Someone was spotted looking into the caller’s vehicle. The suspect and his vehicle were found. Suspect was arrested on outstanding warrants.

Laundry day: At 9:11 a.m. in the 9200 block of SE 59th Street, subject reported someone rummaged through their vehicle but only stole a pill bottle. The pill bottle had quarters. The bottle was found in neighbor’s vehicle.

Identity theft: At 9:04 p.m. in the 6200 block of Island Crest Way, bank notified its patron that someone had used his credit card information to wire money through Western Union to someone in a federal prison in Washington D.C.

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