Police blotter

August 19, 2011

By Staff

NEW — 6:25 p.m., Aug. 19, 2011

Car prowl

A woman reported her right front passenger window was damaged and Camel Pak backpack was stolen from her vehicle at the Cougar Mountain Country Park trailhead parking lot on Aug. 2. About $250 worth of damage was done to the car, and about $150 worth of items were taken. The belongings included a backpack containing several articles of identification and a bankcard.

Vandalism at Liberty

Between the hours of 2:30 p.m. Aug. 4 and 6 a.m. Aug 5, the stadium manager for Liberty High School reported about $500 worth of damage to one of the school’s field goal posts. Vandalism is the presumed cause of the damage.

Laptop, jewelry stolen from home

About $3,000 worth items were taken from a Newcastle residence located on the 12000 block of Southeast 88 Place, including $2,000 worth of jewelry and a $700 Toshiba laptop. The victim reported her back window had been broken out of her laundry room while she was away on vacation for two weeks.  The incident occurred between July 31 and Aug. 3.

You (don’t) have mail

A $200 metal locking mailbox was reportedly stolen from the 8000 block of 146 Place Southeast between 2 p.m. Aug. 3 and 4:30 p.m. Aug. 4.

17-year-old cited for MIP

A 17-year-old boy was cited for minor in possession of alcohol at the Golf Club at Newcastle after an altercation between he and another female guest at a wedding held there Aug 7. The boy reportedly exhibited signs of drunkenness and hit a night security guard in the eye with his cell phone after he was physically removed from the woman’s vehicle by the guard before police arrived on the scene.

Jewelry, revolver stolen

More than $8,600 worth of items were stolen from the 8000 block of 133 Avenue Southeast on Aug 8. Missing items included jewelry, including a $7,400 platinum diamond ring and a magnum revolver. The burglar reportedly entered the home by sliding the laundry room window open.

Boat burglarized

A boat was reportedly burglarized after a set of black Bushnell binoculars, a cell phone and a stereo were removed from the dash. The boat was located on the 7000 block of 129 Avenue Southeast. The theft occurred between Aug. 8 and Aug. 10.

Dazed and confused

Police responded to the 7000 block of 133 Avenue Southeast on Aug. 11 after a report of a naked man lying in front of a building there. When deputies arrived, they could hear a male voice coming from the building. When they entered the residence, the man was located lying on the couch and was urinating on himself when he spoke to police. He admitted to have been smoking bath salts for the past week or more and could not identify what day it was or the last time he ate. Police committed the man for a mental evaluation, who was transported to Overlake Hospital for care.

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