Nice try: At 11:52 p.m. in the 600 block of 140 Avenue Northeast, a shoplifter was detained. The police officer determined the suspect had concealed merchandise and attempted to leave without paying. He was arrested. The suspect then tried to remove his handcuffs but ultimately dislocated his shoulder. He was transported to the hospital for treatment.
Nap time: At 12:37 a.m. in the 10100 block of Northeast 8th Street, police contacted a suspect during a welfare check. The subject was passed out in his vehicle in a store parking lot. Officers observed the subject and determined drug use may have been involved. The suspect was arrested and booked into jail after further investigation.
Domestic disturbance: At 5:51 a.m. in the 13800 block of Southeast 45th Place, a victim’s ex-boyfriend was attempting to break into her home. The suspect fled the scene before police arrived. However, he was spotted a short distance away, arrested and booked into jail.
Employee perks: At 8 a.m. in the 14700 block of Northeast 8th Street, a medical office reported a prescription fraud. The suspect was a former employee who forged a prescription to obtain opiates.
Slow your roll: At 2:56 a.m. in the 12600 block of Northup Way, three intoxicated people were in a dispute. The male suspect allegedly assaulted the first victim. She broke free and fled the apartment. The suspect followed her, grabbed her as he got into a car and began to drive away while dragging her across the parking lot. The suspect lost his grip on the victim and drove into an embankment and into a parked truck. The suspect then got out of the car. He went back to the apartment and began a physical dispute with a second victim. Officers arrived, The suspect was not complying. He was tased. Then he was taken into custody.
Robbery: At 12:40 p.m. in the 4000 block of Factoria Boulevard Southeast, a suspect stole numerous items from the store. When she was confronted about the alleged thievery, she threatened an employee with mace. The employee was scared and called 911. The female was found later at a motel by Kent police.