Auburn Police blotter | May 10

  • Friday, May 10, 2019 10:30am
  • News

Auburn Police responded to the following calls for service, among many others, between April 29 and May 6:

April 29

Theft: 4:20 p.m., 1800 block of Howard Road Southeast. A woman entered the Auburn Police Station to report the prior theft of a personal cellphone she had left all on its lonesome while she ate.

Shoplifting: 4010 A St. SE. A woman walked out of Albertsons with a shopping cart full of groceries, to which the store objected, and for which police busted her.

Theft: 1101 Outlet Collection Way SW. Somebody stole a phone another person had left in a bathroom stall at The Outlet Collection mall.

Strong arm street robbery: 3:12 p.m.. 101 Auburn Way S. A strong-armed robbery went down in Safeway’s parking lot.

Felony eluding: 11:24 p.m., 1600 Auburn Way S. Police tried to stop some dude for an undisclosed incident of traffic wrongdoing, but he bolted with his vehicle and crashed, whereupon police ended his dalliance with the dark side.

April 30

Car theft: 7:05 a.m., 5400 block of South 331st Street. A car’s owner left it warming up, and a thief materialized in those moments to steal it.

Bomb threat or attack: 3 p.m., 28900 124th Avenue SE. Somebody wrote a threat in a bathroom at Auburn Mountainview High School.

Vandalism: 12:25 a.m., 802 A St. SE. Graffitests graffited a business.

Sex offender: 340 E. Main St. A sex offender failed to register as such.

Aircraft problem: 6:40 p.m., 2301 E St. NE. A pilot performing high-speed taxiing maneuvers on the Auburn Airport runway flipped his plane.

Assault: 8:30 p.m., 2402 Auburn Way S. A man earned himself a criminal citation for spitting in a woman’s face at the Muckleshoot Casino.

May 2

Trespassing: 2:15 p.m., 102 W. Main St. Finding a woman too much of a pain-in-the-head to be on its premises, Oddfellas gave her the boot.

Theft: 9 p.m., 110 2nd St. SW. Somebody stole a set of keys from the Sounder Station parking garage.

May 3

Scam: 3:09 p.m., 1900 block of A Street Southeast. A resident who tried to buy a Cadillac Escalade online using gift cards instead found herself out of $1,500.

May 6

Burglary: 7:15 a.m., 313 37th St. SE. A bad person slithered through an unlocked open window into a store and swiped pop, iced tea and undisclosed food stuffs.

More in News

Construction to affect a stretch of West Valley Highway North

On Wednesday, May 29 paving work by Benjamin Asphalt for ZAYO Group… Continue reading

Reporter file photo
Memorial Day Veterans Remembrance Ceremony returns to Auburn’s Veterans Memorial Park

A Memorial Day Veterans Remembrance Ceremony is set for 11 a.m., Monday,… Continue reading

House majority leader discusses business development, homelessness in South King County

House Majority Leader and Rep. Pat Sullivan, D-Covington, provided an update on… Continue reading

Free summer meals available to eligible children in the Auburn ares

The Auburn Valley YMCA is offering free summer meals for any child… Continue reading

King County’s $5 million derelict boat problem

When a boat sinks, it costs a lot to bring it up, with millions being spent since 2003 on removals.

Self-driving cars: Heaven or hell?

Depending on factors, traffic and environmental impacts could become better or worse.

Mid-spring splash

Auburn’s Game Farm Park makes way for fun and games, food and services for people and their four-legged pals

Governor signs bill creating commission on LGBTQ inequities

The state’s newly created state LGBTQ Commission will meet Saturday with stakeholders… Continue reading

Most Read