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  • Friday, April 23, 2021 1:30am
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Between April 12 and April 15, the Auburn Police Department responded to numerous calls for service, among which were the following.

April 12

Traffic offense: 10:01 a.m., 3200 Auburn Way S. A driver with a suspended license was involved in a collision that injured another driver.

Residential burglary: 12:42 p.m., 2300 block of A Street Southeast. Neighbors saw an unknown man breaking into a residence, and when they confronted him, off he went.

Commercial burglary 1:28 p.m., 1800 block of A Street Southeast. Somebody broke into a storage location and a cargo trailer.

Shoplifting: 2:30 p.m., 4010 A St. SE. A man tried to shoplift a cart full of items from a grocery store, and when employees confronted him, he departed in a truck. In his haste, however, he left a female associate behind. Police trespassed her from the complex because she was not directly involved in the theft.

April 13

Agency assist: 1:53 a.m., 32011 Pacific Highway South. An act of arson occurred in the City of Federal Way, and even though the firebug fled on foot, an Auburn Police K9 caught up with him and police busted him.

April 14

Assault: 2:05 a.m., 702 Auburn Way S. A male was assaulted at the south end McDonald’s.

Felonious theft of vehicle parts: 1:52 p.m., 4044 Auburn Way N. Someone stole a diesel particulate filter from a van.

ID theft: 6 p.m., 4200 block of A Street Southeast. A woman reported that $1,156 was missing from her dead brother’s bank account.

April 15

Property theft: 5:45 p.m., 24oo block of F Street Southeast. Someone stole a woman’s Amazon package from her porch.

Hit and flee: 8:15 p.m., 3235 Auburn Way S. Someone caused a motorcycle to crash and left the area on foot.

Shots fired: 11:55 p.m., 700 E. Main St. Police busted a man for a drive-by shooting.


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