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The following items were selected from reports made to the Island County Sheriff’s Office:

Monday, Nov. 28

At 11:09 a.m., a resident of Highway 20 reported that a suspicious person called from Quebec and asked for “Grandma.”

Sunday, Nov. 27

At 8:04 a.m., a Blackberry Lane resident reported that someone dumped tree limbs on his front lawn.

At 1:51 p.m., a resident of a home on Highway 20 reported that his older brother threatened to kill him with screwdrivers, a machete and other items. The caller said his brother is mad because he won’t lend him money.

Saturday, Nov. 26

At 8:33 a.m., a Polnell Road resident reported that wood next to a fireplace caught on fire inside the home. The caller was able to extinguish the fire.

At 3:02 p.m., a driver reported that something flew off a truck on Highway 20 at Arnold Road and shattered his windshield.

Friday, Nov. 25

At 5:42 p.m., a Azalea Place resident reported that someone stole a can of fuel.

Wednesday, Nov. 23

At 1:37 p.m., a Burroughs Avenue resident reported that three suspicious people were going door to door selling Kirby vacuums. The caller said they were very aggressive.

At 2:24 p.m., a caller reported that a large amount of oil spilled all over the parking lot at Liberty Market. The Department of Ecology reported that it was actually about two gallons of hydraulic fluid from a delivery truck that blew a hose in the parking lot. None of the pollution went into drains.

At 3:37 p.m., a caller reported that a couple of male squatters were in a house on Fort Nugent Road.

At 5:18 p.m., there was a report that Navy security had stopped a possible drunk driver at the Langley gate.

At 6:33 p.m., a caller reported that six suspicious people wearing “hooded clothing” were walking around the Rolling Hills neighborhood.

At 7:01 p.m., a caller reported that a pitbull charged at him on Libbey Road.

Tuesday, Nov. 22

At 12:14 a.m., a caller reported that a tree was blocking West Beach Road and power lines were sparking.

At 3:20 a.m., a man reported that a tree was on power lines on Devries Road.

At 7:17 a.m., a caller reported that a tree was across Turningleaf Lane.

At 10:50 a.m., there was a report of a telephone pole that had fallen on Roberts Road.

At 1:02 p.m., a Kinkaid Drive resident reported that she has a chicken in her kitchen and she wants a deputy to help her find the owner. She said she didn’t want to put the chicken outside because it might get hurt or wander off.

At 1:26 p.m., a caller reported that a home on Miller Road may have been burglarized.

At 4:22 p.m., a driver reported that a large black bull was on Miller Road.

At 7:30 p.m., a caller reported that a woman slapped a man on the wrist at a Larkspur Circle home.

Monday, Nov. 21

At 10:37 a.m., a caller reported that two dogs were running into traffic and forcing drivers to slam on their brakes on Highway 20 near Sidney Street.

At 11:41 a.m., a caller reported that wind blew trees over at an Admirals Cove home and the trees were hanging precariously over a fence.

At 12:48 p.m., a Woody Place resident reported that a neighbor was cutting trees and they were falling on the caller’s property.

At 2:01 p.m., a caller reported receiving an email from a man in Nigeria who wanted the caller to send money to rent a house in Oak Harbor. The caller thinks it was a fraud.

At 3:10 p.m., a woman reported that people in a white Ford truck were tailgating and intimidating her on Highway 525 near Admirals Drive.

At 3:25 p.m., a Strawberry Point Road resident reported that someone stole a cord of wood.

At 4:56 p.m., a caller reported that something  fell off a vehicle near the cow crater and caused sparks as it moved across the road.

At 5:19 p.m., a Waterloo Road resident reported that her estranged husband’s Navy commander emailed her and told her she had to give her husband their vehicle, even though the divorce wasn’t finalized.

At 7:26 p.m., a Heller Road resident reported that a neighbor came to visit and stole some medical marijuana.

At 8:16 p.m., a Viewcrest Place resident reported a case of vandalism and vehicle prowling.

At 11:14 p.m., there was a report that a man was pushing a woman at the All Sports Pub. They left in a blue and white Chevrolet S-10.

At 11:31 p.m., a W. Sleeper Road resident reported that her husband stole her vehicle.


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