Suspicious circumstances ends with misread license plate | Bothell police blotter for Oct. 18-28

  • Thursday, November 9, 2017 11:14am
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The blotter feature is both a description of a small selection of police incidents and roundup of calls to the Bothell Police Department that are dispatched to on-duty police officers. The Bothell Police blotter is not intended to be representative of all police calls originating in Bothell.

Saturday, Oct. 28

Assault: Police responded to an assault report at the 700 block of 232nd St. S.E. at 10:22 a.m. A 32-year-old man had strangled and slapped his ex-girlfriend. The suspect then left on foot.

Friday, Oct. 27

Theft: At 9:13 a.m., a 38-year-old man in the 2100 block of 234th Pl. S.E. reported that he had left his vehicle unlocked and an unknown suspect took items from the vehicle. The vehicle was parked on street outside of the victim’s residence.

Thursday, Oct. 26

Identity theft: At 4:22 p.m., police was dispatched to the 21900 block of 30th Dr. S.E., regarding a possible fraud or identity theft. The vicitim told police that she was contacted by her human resources department regarding her benefits. She was informed that an unknown person had attempted to file unemployment benefits using her personal information, such as her name, social security number and date of birth. The unemployment application contained inaccuracies and the victim is still employed at her company.

Wednesday, Oct. 25

Malicious mischief: At 10:40 a.m., a 47-year-old woman in the 11900 block of N.E. 195th St. reported that while she was at work the previous day, some unknown suspect(s) had damaged her vehicle. The suspect(s) had keyed the front passenger fender, causing damage.

Tuesday, Oct. 24

Burglary: Police responded to a daytime residential burglary at 12:41 p.m. in the 12100 block of N.E. 172nd Pl. Suspect(s) entered through a ground-level open rear window. Electronics, jewelry and cash taken. No further leads at this time.

Sunday, Oct. 22

Grand theft auto: At 7:31 p.m., it was reported that a Honda Civic coupe was stolen from a parking lot in the 2000 block of Maltby Road sometime during daytime hours while victim was at work. There are no suspects. The vehicle was recovered by Renton police and there was no damage to the vehicle.

Saturday, Oct. 21

Burglary: At 1:32 a.m., it was reported that a residence in the 22600 block Meridian Ave. S. was burglarized sometime in the last five days. A classic car and several pieces of property were reported stolen. The estimated loss is more than $50,000 at this time.

Friday, Oct. 20

Misreading the situation: At around 10:26 p.m., multiple officers contacted a vehicle in the 15900 block of 116th Ave. N.E. after the license plate number came up belonging to a different vehicle. Upon further investigation, officers were made aware that the vehicle had the correct license plate attached and they had misread the plate. Police apologized for the confusion and subjects were released without incident.

Thursday, Oct. 19

Theft: At 4:06 p.m., an officer was dispatched to a phone report of two stolen bicycles from the parking garage of an apartment building in the 18300 block of Bothell Way N.E.

Tuesday, Oct. 18

Intoxicated subject: Police recieved a report at about 8:50 a.m. of an intoxicated male at a bus stop on the University of Washington Bothell bus stop causing a disturbance. He later passed out and was transported to EvergreenHealth to detox.

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