Police spend 1.5 hours negotiating with suspect in bush | Police Blotter

Police blotter for June 10-16.

  • Wednesday, June 19, 2019 11:17am
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June 10

Hood riding: At 12:35 a.m. in the 1000 block of 116th Avenue Northeast, an officer assisted the Washington State Patrol with a delayed report of a road rage incident. A subject became angry after being cut off while driving. He blocked the other driver and jumped on the hood of his vehicle. Then the driver drove out of the area. The subject fell off the car. The jumper was injured.

School threats: At 10:30 a.m. in the 100 block of 140th Avenue Northeast, the principal at Sammamish High School contacted law enforcement after they received a written threat to injure students at the school. Sammamish initiated “locked out” procedures and officers investigated the incident. The subject was located at his residence and taken to the police station where he was interviewed by investigators regarding the threats. He was arrested for making threats and booked into King County Juvenile Detention.

Bank robbery: At 1:48 p.m. in the 10100 block of Northeast 8th Street, a suspect gave a bank teller a note demanding money. The teller gave the suspect money that contained a tracking device. The suspect fled east from the location and tossed the device. A K9 unit was unsuccessful in locating the suspect.

Clothes not optional: At 7:57 p.m. in the 1100 block of 110 Avenue Northeast, several people reported a man exposing himself in a public park. The suspect was arrested and booked into jail.

June 11

Negotiating from the bush: At 6:34 p.m. in the 2000 block of 129th Avenue Southeast, a suspect was seen walking on Interstate 405 with a weapon. The suspect then left the freeway, entered a private backyard and went up on the deck with the weapon. The suspect sprayed himself down with a hose at the home. Officers found the suspect and he ran into the woods. Police spent 1.5 hours negotiating with the suspect in the bush.

June 12

Stealing and sleeping: At 8 a.m. in the 13600 block of Southeast 37th Street, an unknown suspect stole items from a residence. Home surveillance showed the subject inside the home, while the victim was asleep in the basement.

June 13

Illegal car purchase: At 10:42 a.m. in the 1500 block of 120th Avenue Northeast, a suspect purchased a car with fraudulent documents. When he returned to pick up an extra key, he was arrested and booked into jail.

June 16

Party’s over: At 2:05 a.m. in the 900 block of Bellevue Way Northeast, officers investigated a potential domestic assault after a night of celebration. The victim was ready to leave, but the suspect was not. During an argument, several people witnessed the suspect assault the victim. The suspect was arrested and booked into jail.

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