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Island Scanner | Dog barks three days in a row

August 30, 2014 · Updated 3:47 PM

Island County Sheriff

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

Friday, Aug. 15

At 1:44 a.m., a caller reported a man yelling at a woman and small child, “If you don’t shut up, you better shut up.”

At 3:44 a.m., a Glencoe Street resident said two men were standing outside a window whistling.

At 2:35 p.m., a woman said she’s reported a barking dog for three days in a row, and that she is “getting ready to go over there and punch him in the face.”

At 2:45 p.m., a caller reported finding what could be human bones and a laminated Mexican ID on the beach off Dike Road.

At 5:33 p.m., a caller reported that subjects are using the back garage of a vacant house on Maxwelton Road for a poker table and drinks.

Saturday, Aug. 16

At 3:39 a.m., a woman at Greenbank Farm reported that she came across a 31-year-old man in green pants who did not know where he came from.

At 9:39 a.m., three adult men were seen putting a small 4-or-6-year-old white female into a Honda Accord at Harper Street and San Juan Avenue. The caller said the men looked nervous and that it looked suspicious.

At 2:09 p.m., a Maxwelton Road resident reported a neighbor wearing a robe was yelling profanity and woke up his children.

At 7:27 p.m., a woman reported hearing five gunshots from a neighboring house on Holst Road.

At 9:06 p.m., a Skyview Drive resident reported hearing her doorbell ring, and when she answered the door, no one was there.

Sunday, Aug. 17

At 12:40 a.m., a Sky Vista Place resident reported hearing rustling coming from downstairs when he went to check the alarm.

At 7:36 a.m., a caller on Blackcap Alley reported that a raccoon was stuck in a tree, hanging by a foot stuck between two branches.

At 11:20 a.m., a caller reported a red and white polled Hereford cow running loose toward Braners and East Harbor roads. The caller was chasing the cow.

At 1:20 p.m., a Farmington Drive resident reported seeing dogs running in and out of the street. Small children were chasing the dogs into the street and were almost struck.

At 1:54 p.m., a caller on Double Bluff Road reported seeing a man punching a white spaniel with a brown spot in the neck.

At 11 p.m., a woman wearing a beanie was seen sitting at the corner of Fakkema Road and State Highway 20.

Monday, Aug. 18

At 3:35 a.m., a Williams Road resident reported being awoken by outside faucets being turned on.

At 9:34 a.m., an Olympic Drive resident complained about neighbors not putting lids on their garbage cans. The caller said animals kept going through the garbage and dragging it all over his lawn.

At 11:40 a.m., a Jones Road woman reported “he” slashed her tires. She began screaming at the call-taker and didn’t answer questions.

At 2:19 p.m., a Maxwelton Road resident wanted to know how she could quickly evict her son and his girlfriend.

Tuesday, Aug. 19

At 8:06 a.m., a man on Whitehall Place reported a dog tried to bite him and his wife. He said he wanted to know if he could pick it up and break its jaw. He said he wants to kill it.

At 12:50 p.m., a woman reported that transients were going into the woods behind residences on Aspen Drive with sleeping bags and all their possessions.

At 6:24 p.m., a man was witnessed flicking a cigarette out of the window of his gray Mercedes on Camano.

At 8:33 p.m., a male client of Captain Whidbey Inn was reported to be walking around shirtless and became angry and hostile toward the caller when he was told it would be a 45-minute wait for a taxi.

Monday, Aug. 18

At 12:19 p.m., a Big Harvs Lane resident wanted to know how to get her 22-year-old son to move out.

At 2:05 p.m., a Hamilton Drive woman who reported her car stolen the day before called to say she has her car back.

At 2:43 p.m., a French Road resident reported their “honor-system” cash box was broken into.

At 3:03 p.m., a Harbor Sands Lake resident reported a dog was loose, walking sideways and falling over and appeared to be very sick and neglected.

At 8:13 p.m., a caller reported that a “drunk kid” took off some clothes and is sitting in front of the caller’s house on Henning Drive, rocking back and forth wearing only underwear.

Thursday, Aug. 21

At 2:16 p.m., a caller reported seeing a man groping himself and pulling the front of his shorts down near an outhouse on a trail off of West Beach Road.

At 5:05 p.m., a woman said she paid $1,200 for a poodle, and the person she paid is refusing to refund the money or give her the poodle.

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