“Police Blotter, Feb. 16, 2000”

"Island life, as seen through emergency reports"

  • Thursday, February 17, 2000 7:00am
  • News

“SheriffThe following items were selected from reports made to the Island County Sheriff’s Office:Friday, Feb. 11At 11:54 a.m., NAS Fire Department reported a small turpentine spill on Ault Field Road.At 2:52 p.m., Sunset Kennel reported that grooming supplies had been stolen.At 7:55 p.m., a Zylstra Road resident reported that his mailbox had been torn apart.Saturday, Feb. 12At 6:36 a.m., a deputy reported that there were about a hundred small balls all over Taylor Road. The road department was notified.At 10:16 p.m., a woman reported that people were harassing her daughter on Orchard Loop.Sunday, Feb. 13At 12:58 a.m., a woman reported a domestic assault in rural Oak Harbor.At 5:48 p.m., a Junco Road resident reported that his back door had been broken into and two handguns and some coins were stolen.At 8:05 p.m., a woman reported that her 10-year-old son had stolen $70 from her purse.Monday, Feb. 14At 7:59 a.m., a Lake Forest Road resident reported that two coyotes had her lab pinned down in her back yard. The animal control officer responded.At 8:34 a.m., a resident reported that dogs were feasting on a dead deer on the side of Highway 20 near Classic Road.At 1:12 p.m., a driver reported that his windshield was hit by a BB on Highway 20 and Power Road.At 1:41 p.m., a Pilchuck Drive resident reported that someone had been in her house.At 2:50 p.m., an Island Discovery School administrator reported that a student who had been dismissed for behavioral problems was refusing to leave.Oak Harbor PoliceThe following items were selected from reports made to the Oak Harbor Police Department:Friday, Feb. 11At 7:41 a.m., a N.W. Fairhaven Drive resident reported that a man in a brown Jeep parked on the side of her home was watching children arrive at school. He was gone before police arrived.At 8:53 p.m., there was a report that a disorderly woman was screaming and threatening to kill someone on N.E. Barron Drive.Saturday, Feb. 12At 6:12 a.m., a S.W. Erie Circle resident reported that her shower door exploded. She said there was a strong smell of ammonia in the bathroom and laundry room the night before. At 1:49 p.m., a S.W. Swantown Avenue resident reported that someone threw rocks at her window.At 8:25 p.m., a Wendy’s employee reported that a man came into the restaurant and assaulted a female employee.Sunday, Feb. 13At 1:26 a.m., a driver reported that a man was sleeping in a ditch on S.E. Regatta Drive.At 1:47 a.m., an assault was reported on Pioneer Way.At 2:00 a.m., a 29-year-old man was arrested on suspicion of DUI on S. Oak Harbor Street.At 3:33 a.m., there was a report that a man was urinating on a Jeep Cherokee on S.W. Swantown Avenue.At 7 a.m., there was a report that two people were tearing up lights at a property under construction on S.W. Swantown Avenue.At 9:15 a.m., a hospital worker reported that a female rape victim was in the emergency room. The woman had allegedly been raped on S.E. Barrington Drive by an acquaintance. The police interviewed a suspect but haven’t made an arrest.At 5:13 p.m., a S.W. Swantown Avenue resident reported that someone, possibly a neighbor woman, stole a CD player from his apartment while he was in the hospital.At 7:40 p.m., there was a report that people were fighting with baseball bats on Highway 20. One man was taken to the hospital with arm and head injuries. Police are investigating the case.At 9:12 p.m., a N.W. Clipper resident reported that his brother threw a bowling pin at his head.Coupeville MarshalThe following items were selected from reports made to the Coupeville Marshal’s Office:Monday, Feb. 7At 11:46 a.m., a driver reported that a large truck passed her on Main Street at Highway 20 and rocks came flying at her truck, breaking the windshield.Tuesday, Feb. 8At 10:30 p.m., a worker at Careage reported that she has a restraining order against her boyfriend and he keeps paging her at work.Thursday, Feb. 10At 1:27 p.m., a man at Town Hall reported that he had been assaulted and the subject followed him to the building.Friday, Feb. 11At 9:27 p.m., there was a report that someone put condoms all over a car at Coupeville High School, including one on the gear shift. In addition, feces was found on the floor of the car.At 11:19 p.m., a man reported that he was ready to talk to an officer about his son, who had chemical burns in his mouth and was treated at NAS Whidbey.Saturday, Feb. 12 At 1:34 a.m., a woman was arrested on suspicion of DUI on Patmore Road and Highway 20.FireOver the last week, the Oak Harbor Fire Department responded to a flammable gas condition on HIghway 20, four calls for emergency medical assistance, three smoke odor problems, two car accidents, a minor fire on S.W. Third Avenue caused by ashes in a paper bag and a minor fire on N.E. Kettle Street.”

More in News

City contracts with chamber to market Windjammer Park

The Oak Harbor City Council wants residents to understand and approve of… Continue reading

Woman, 42, accused of siphoning water funds

The former secretary/treasurer of a North Whidbey community association is accused of… Continue reading

County aims to keep land-use decisions local

As the state tries to create planning guidelines for development near military… Continue reading

General election ballots starting to arrive in mail

Ballots for the November general election begin arriving between Oct. 19 and… Continue reading

SVC Whidbey Campus to unveil Heritage Mural

On Thursday, Oct. 25, Skagit Valley College Whidbey Island Campus invites the… Continue reading

Prints lead to burglary suspect

Fingerprints led police to a suspect in the burglary of a South… Continue reading

Uninvited guest: Boy accused of burning hole in door of rental

A 17-year-old Mukilteo boy is accused of staying at a rental house… Continue reading

Navy photo
                                Lt.Cmdr. John Bartis, a pilot assigned to the “Skinny Dragons” of Patrol Squadron, reunites with his daughter following a seven-month deployment in the U.S. 7th Fleet area of responsibility. VP-4 returned to Whidbey last Thursday. Story on page A6.
VP-4 returns after 7-month deployment

The “Skinny Dragons” of Patrol Squadron 4 returned to Naval Air Station… Continue reading

Field carrier landing practice schedule for Oct. 22-28

Aircraft carrier-based flight training operations are scheduled to occur at Ault Field… Continue reading

Most Read