Police blotter for July 8

July 8, 2011

By Staff

NEW — 5:30 p.m. July 8, 2011

Home burglary

A man reported that his home, in the 8600 block of 137th Avenue Southeast, was burglarized between 8 a.m. and 5 p.m. June 20. The burglar used a BB gun to shoot out a back window. The man said the stolen items were a coin collection worth $150, a pair of gold earrings worth $200, an iPod Nano worth $125, two laptop computers together worth $1,700 and an Xbox worth $370. Police recovered 11 sets of fingerprints from the house.

Power cord theft

Police responded to a construction site in the 7600 block of 129th Avenue Southeast where eight, 25-foot power cords were stolen between 6 p.m. June 20 and 6:30 a.m. June 21. The cords were worth $800.



Police responded to the 8900 block of 121st Avenue Southeast where a woman had punched another woman in the face at 9:30 p.m. June 22. The women had been drinking, and when one attempted to leave, the other said she confronted her about drinking too much to leave. The situation turned to a struggle over a set of keys, and one woman ended up punching the other.


Cell phone thieves get a lesson

A man reported that two teenagers at the Coal Creek YMCA, 13720 Newcastle Golf Club Road, stole his iPhone at 5 p.m. June 24. The man had GPS tracking on his phone, and he was able to retrieve his phone without trouble.



A woman reported that the driver’s side window of her 2000 Honda Civic was broken between 1 and 8:50 a.m. June 25, causing $300 in damage. Nothing was taken from the car.
Car break-in

A man reported his 2003 Toyota Highlander was broken into at the Wilderness Creek Trailhead, 10400 Renton-Issaquah Road, between 10:45 a.m. and 12:45 p.m. June 26. The front, driver’s side window was smashed, causing $500 in damage. The stolen items were a laptop computer worth $2,000, $200 in cash and two book bags together worth $50.

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