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Auburn police blotter | Dec. 13
Auburn police responded to the following calls for service, among many others, between Dec. 3 and 9:
Vandalism: Overnight, 20 Auburn Way S. An unknown person — OK, known to himself — broke a large window at an Auburn pawn shop.
Burglary: Overnight, 815 C St. SW. Somebody, or a couple of confederate somebodies, stole a cargo trailer.
Animal problem: 31600 block of 119th Place Southeast. The owner of a stray dog that had wandered into a neighbor's fenced yard got the beast back, along with some infractions provided by Auburn's animal control officer.
Trespassing under the arches: 4:47 p.m., 1400 Lake Tapps Parkway SE. Having had all he could take from a boy and a girl, Mayor McCheese ordered the duo McOut and McGone until 2016.
Auto theft: 1210 block of 26th Street Southeast. Somebody left a vehicle warming up in his or her driveway, and a thief stole it.
Burglary: 8:30 a.m., 3600 block of A Street Southeast. Bad guys climbed a fence and stole wheels and tires off of a vehicle.
Theft: 12:51 p.m., 1231 Auburn Way N. An employee of a discount store reported a shoplifting of ... something or other.
Trespassing: 4:34 p.m., 1126 Outlet Collection Way SW. The owners of the Outlet Collection banished a woman from all their property.
Scam: 3:57 p.m., 29720 block of 112th Avenue Southeast. A male reported a possible Craigslist scam involving forged Magic the Gathering cards.
DUI: 5:17 p.m., 100 block of 15th Street Northeast. A man got plowed, drove his vehicle into a drainage ditch and police planted him in jail.
Theft: 9 a.m., 3520 block of Olympic Street Southeast. Thieves stole Holiday lawn decorations from somebody's yard.
Theft: 11:59 p.m., 31000 block of 133rd Avenue Southeast. A woman complained that two weeks earlier someone had stolen a computer and some jewelry from her house.
Bike theft: 1 p.m., 1101 17th St. SE. A resident called to report that somebody had stolen her adult tricycle from the lobby of her apartment complex.
Trespassing: 11:53 p.m., 762 Outlet Collection Drive SW. A boy refused to forsake the comforts of Walmart, so police busted him.
Animal problem: 12:10 p.m., 106 10th St. NE. When a cat's eldery owner was transferred to an assisted-living facility, the family didn't realize his beloved feline was left behind in the apartment.