A close-up look at the crime incidents and trends in Redmond.
Man steals several bottles of champagne from downtown store | Redmond Police Blotter, May 8-11May 11th, 2012 at Fri, 11th, 2012 at 9:42 am by billchristianson
The police blotter feature is both a description of a small selection of police incidents and a statistical roundup of all calls to the Redmond Police Department that are dispatched to on-duty police officers. The Redmond Reporter Police Blotter is not intended to be representative of all police calls originating in Redmond, which gets more than 500 calls (emergency and non-emergency) per week.
Friday, May 11
Suspicious activity: At 12:42 a.m., Redmond police responded to a reported suspicious activity in the 18200 block of Northeast 95th Way of Education Hill.
Thursday, May 10
Shoplifting: A male suspect attempted to leave a grocery store in the 8800 block of 161st Avenue Northeast of Education Hill with several bottles of champagne that he did not pay for at 10:49 p.m. Store employees recovered the merchandise and the suspect fled.
Missing person: An adult male resident of a mental health facility in the 8700 block of 166th Avenue Northeast of Education Hill was reported missing at 6:59 p.m.
Trespass: At 12:44 p.m., Redmond police responded to an unwanted person at a business in the 2100 block of 152nd Avenue Northeast in Overlake.
Theft: Redmond police respond to a report of a theft at 8:47 a.m. from an apartment complex in the 7400 block of 159th Place Northeast downtown.
Wednesday, May 9
Theft: At 10:55 p.m., Redmond police investigated a theft of an iPhone stolen at an athletic club in the 7900 block of 178th Place Northeast downtown.
Shoplift: Redmond police responded to a shoplift in progress at 10:10 p.m. in the 14800 block of Northeast 24th Street in Overlake. The victim could not say for certain if anything was taken.
Assault: Redmond police responded to a residence in the 17400 block of Northeast 31st Court in Overlake at 8:23 p.m. for a physical domestic violence altercation. An 18-year-old male was arrested for assaulting his 17-year-old brother. At 9:38 a.m., police investigated an assault of an elementary student by an adult on a school bus at Northeast 90th Street and 161st Avenue Northeast of Education Hill.
Drug fraud: A female in the 8100 block of 166th Avenue Northeast of Education Hill was arrested for calling in fraudulent prescriptions for narcotics for personal use at 9:24 a.m.
Tuesday, May 8
Shoplifting: Redmond police responded to two reports of shoplifting. At 7:55 p.m., officers investigated a shoplift incident that took place at a store in the 2200 block of 148the Avenue Northeast. At 7:22 p.m., Redmond police responded to a shoplift in the 17200 block of Redmond Way of downtown.
Assault: A Redmond man in the 15100 block of Northeast 82nd Street of Grass Lawn was arrested for assault at 5:34 p.m.
Car prowl: Redmond police investigated a car prowl at 9:04 a.m. at a business in the 11400 block of 139th Place Northeast of Grass Lawn.
Possession: At 1:47 a.m., a woman in the 2200 block of 148th Avenue Northeast was arrested for possession of drug paraphernalia.