Group of juveniles make a till cash grab at Safeway | Police Blotter

Police blotter for March 19-24.

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March 19

Vehicle prowl: At 9:15 a.m. in the 11700 block of Northeast 195th Street, a victim left their gray Honda Accord locked and secured in a business lot and when they returned, they discovered someone had broken into the car. The suspect appeared to have entered the car through the front driver side door and markings indicate some kind of tool was used to pry open the door. There were no leads and the case deemed closed.

Car theft: At 11:05 a.m. in the 9600 block of Northeast 195th Circle, Bothell police responded to a Seattle call over a vehicle registered to a Bothell resident. The car had its ignition punched and Seattle officers believed it may have been stolen. The victim explained that the car had been stolen earlier that day.

Construction supplies gone: At 11:28 a.m. in the 1200 block of 233rd Street Southeast, officers were dispatched to a theft complaint. The victim stated that unknown suspects made off with a pallet of siding from the home construction site where he was working. The theft occurred sometime between March 15 and March 18.

Car and home invasion: At 8:40 p.m. in the 15500 block of Juanita-Woodinville Way Northeast, a woman discovered that someone got into her car while it was parked at a park and ride. About $1,500 was stolen from the center console, and her car paperwork taken. When she returned home, the victim also noticed that their home had been burglarized. Multiple valuables were stolen from inside the home.

March 21

Running from Home Depot: At 2:37 p.m. in the 18300 block of 120th Avenue Northeast, a man was apprehended after he fled from Home Depot. Employees witnessed the suspect trying to leave the store without purchasing a full cart of items.

March 22

Northshore District offense: At 7:41 a.m. in the 22000 block of 23rd Drive Southeast, unknown suspects entered the fenced yard of the Northshore School District Service Center and prowled four work vans. Tools were stolen and there are no suspects.

March 24

Safeway money grab: At 3:19 a.m. in the 24000 block of Bothell-Everett Highway, about eight to 10 juveniles took cash from a Safeway store in Bothell. They were wearing hoodies when they came into the store and began walking around. A few subjects went directly to the tills and began pulling on them and a couple others began walking around as a diversion. Two tills were already empty but cash was stolen from one till and estimated to be about $100. Receipts later showed in total $388 was stolen in cash.


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