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Island Scanner | Person throws milkshake, bird hangs on telephone pole
The following items were selected from reports made to the Oak Harbor Police Department:
Tuesday, July 15
At 11:16 p.m., a Northeast Harvest Drive resident reported that a person who had been going door to door and refused to leave for a while came back and threw a milkshake at the house.
Wednesday, July 16
At 7:05 a.m., a Northwest Fifth Avenue resident reported that someone jacked up a car and stole the tires.
At 11:49 a.m., a caller reported that a 2-month-old child was being neglected at a Northeast Seventh Avenue residence. The child was naked in the parking lot.
At 1:16 p.m., a Dillard Lane resident reported that a couple of guys were selling meat out of a truck.
At 7:41 p.m., a caller reported that someone left a child in a car in the Saars parking lot.
At 8:35 p.m., a caller reported that a woman with “fake” red hair in the locker room at the pool was screaming and throwing things.
Thursday, July 17
At 10:01 a.m., an employee at Whidbey Island Bank reported that a man has been disruptive toward one of the staff members and dropped his pants inside the bank.
At 1:31 p.m., a woman reported that she was jogging on Pioneer Way and a man in an apartment pointed a firearm, possibly a BB gun, at her.
At 6:06 p.m., a Southeast Barrington Drive resident reported that her husband is not being nice to her.
At 6:58 p.m., a caller reported that a group of teenagers were dumping mattresses and old tires behind a school on Southwest Sixth Avenue.
At 8:21 p.m., a caller reported that her laundry is stuck in a washing machine on Northeast Midway Boulevard.
Friday, July 18
At 8:32 a.m., a caller reported that a large bird was hanging upside down on a telephone pole on Southeast Ninth Avenue.
At 9:42 a.m., an employee at a State Highway 20 business reported that a customer wanted to buy a 13-year-old sword.
At 12:24 p.m., a woman reported that her sister is lying on the floor in filth at a Regatta Drive residence and hasn’t showered in five days.
At 1:13 p.m., a driver reported that a Fedex driver was parked in the middle of Fidalgo Avenue and refused to move.
At 6:59 p.m., a caller reported that a man dropped a meth pipe next to a Dumpster on Northeast Midway Boulevard.
Saturday, July 19
At 2:32 p.m., a caller reported that a man with a metal detector was walking around an Ireland Street park and digging holes.
At 4:53 p.m., a woman reported that her father took her Valium.
At 9:09 p.m., there was a report of two transients with long beards drinking and “getting boisterous” in the bushes behind the Windjammer Park playground.
Sunday, July 20
At 8 a.m., a caller reported that a subject was slamming a sleeping bag on the ground and screaming on Southeast Ely Street.
Monday, July 21
At 5:53 p.m., there was a report that a young girl was driving a car on ball fields at Fort Nugent Park.
At 8:29 p.m., a Koetje Street resident reported that a suspicious man in baggy pants was carrying “some type of package.”
Tuesday, July 22
At 11:18 a.m., a caller reported that a homeless man in a muscle shirt was yelling at customers next to Donut Master.
At 1:52 p.m., a caller reported that a person was waving a handgun in the woods near Fort Nuget Park.
At 2:38 p.m., a caller reported that someone Superglued an ATM on Northeast Midway Boulevard.
At 3:03 p.m., an East Whidbey Avenue resident reported that “a possible dead cat” was laying between the glass and shade of the front window.
At 6:12 p.m., there was a report that a someone drank a bottle of mercury on Northwest Clipper Drive.
At 9:20 p.m., a homeless man on Erie Street asked how to get into the Witness Protection Program.
At 10 p.m., a Southwest Judson Drive resident reported that an unknown man was outside of the house, yelling “I want to see my best friend,” “Freddy!” and “white power!”
Wednesday, July 23
At 6:55 p.m., a caller reported that a sprinkler head was flooding the RV park.
Thursday, July 24
At 4:04 a.m., a Walmart employee reported that a couple of customers seemed “sketchy.”
At 10:28 a.m., a caller reported that an elderly driver was traveling 30 mph in a 50 mph zone.
At 7:28 p.m., a Southwest Sunnyside Avenue resident reported finding used condoms, wrappers and socks in the bushes. The caller said an “interesting man” in the neighborhood was discarding the items.
At 7:50 p.m., there was a report that a man on Heller Street was flipping off cars and swearing at people. He also kicked “an electric box.”