Police investigate two overnight commercial burglaries in Newport Hills | Police Blotter

Police blotter for Aug. 19-24.

  • Friday, August 30, 2019 1:30am
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Aug. 19

Public urination: At 8:44 a.m. in the 10200 block of Northeast 8th Street, after being asked to leave a business for sleeping, a subject walked outside, took their clothes off and urinated in public in front of an officer.

Drive-by shooting: at 10:31 a.m. in the 11100 block of Northeast 8th Street, a large 7th floor window was shot out and a large bullet hole made. There was no evidence and no projectiles found. Last weekend a similar scenario happened on a nearby apartment building.

Aug. 20

Commercial burglary: At 3:35 a.m. in the 5600 block of 119 Avenue Southeast, an officer investigated two overnight commercial burglaries in Newport Hills. At both locations suspects used pry tools to enter the buildings, gaining access to deposit safes which held cash. Windows were broken and there was other property damage.

Aug. 21

Cold meds: At 1:15 p.m. in the 100 block of 108th Avenue Northeast, a subject was reported as being “out of her mind” on cold medication. The officer confirmed she was hallucinating and the subject was taken to the hospital.

Aug. 23

Craigslist labor: At 8:14 a.m. in the 2000 block of 152nd Place Southeast, a victim suspects that three laborers he hired from Craigslist stole his tools from a worksite. They were valued at more than $2,000.

Dog bite: At 6:53 p.m. in the 1900 block of 154th Avenue, a neighbor’s dog bit a subject’s ankle. The dog’s owner was contacted. The dog is a one-year-old Bichon Frise. The wounds were all superficial scratches and the dog was current on all of his shots.

Aug. 24

Landscape damage: At 7:32 a.m. in the 6200 block of 164th Avenue Southeast, an unknown suspect drove a car over landscaping. They caused an estimated $15,000 in damages.


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