Poison cookies, peeping Tom, wolf dog cause trouble | Island Scanner

Sheriff’s Office

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

Thursday, April 17

At 3:16 p.m., a Puget Sound Lane resident reported receiving a tray of tainted cookies from the neighbors during the holidays. The caller was sick for days after eating them.

At 7:43 p.m., a Highway 20 resident reported that his ex-girlfriend’s boyfriend threatened his life and was slandering him.

Friday, April 18

At 12:40 p.m., a caller asked if anything can be done about people having offensive bumper stickers on their cars.

At 4:12 p.m., a caller reported that a Houston Road woman who was sent to jail for four months has many horses, dogs and chickens and no one is there to take care of them.

At 6:17 p.m., a caller reported that a pack of 15 dogs were chasing cars and people on Airline Way.

At 7:06 p.m., an employee at the Coupeville ferry terminal reported that a man at the toll booth refused to pay the fare and refused to move his vehicle.

Saturday, April 19

At 1:20 p.m., a caller at a Highway 20 location reported that a man was yelling outside and had “been acting goofy the last few days.”

At 4:23 p.m., a caller reported that someone was tying “climbing ropes” on the west side of Deception Pass Bridge’s railing.

At 6:10 p.m., a West Beach Road resident reported that a man in his 60s was watching her and “rubbing his crotch.”

At 8:19 p.m., a Horseshoe Road resident reported that a neighbor kid shot her daughter in the leg with a BB gun. The boy also shot out bathroom window on Silverspur Road.

At 8:28 p.m., a caller reported that a woman was wandering around the hospital parking lot in a hospital gown.

Sunday, April 20

At 6:03 p.m., a Puget Sound Lane resident reported that kids were “stalking” her on Facebook. She also complained that no deputies contacted her about the poison cookies.

At 6:54 p.m., a caller reported that a woman in a parking lot at Wilson Place threatened her husband, saying “I kill people like you.”

Monday, April 21

At 6:58 a.m., a Lake Drive resident reported that a neighbor’s wolf dog attacked their rabbits overnight.

At 11:52 a.m., a Hill Haven Lane resident reported that a neighbors cat got outside five days ago and climbed a tree. The caller said the cat was “screaming and driving the whole neighborhood nuts.” The caller said someone should come out and shoot it down.

Tuesday, April 22

At 1:05 p.m., a man reported that he was lost in the woods and was “deep in nettles” in a woods near the Greenbank Farm.

At 7:33 p.m., a Lake Drive resident reported that her 30-year-old daughter was “being drunk.”


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