Dingy thief drives away from Cornet Bay | Island Scanner

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

Friday, Aug. 7

At 6:22 p.m., a hospital employee reported that seven people were outside “between the fence and the OB unit” and refusing to leave.

At 7:06 p.m., a Beacon View Drive resident reported that someone in a boat was going around to all the crab pots and stealing the crab.

Saturday, Aug. 8

At 2:14 p.m., there was a report that a man urinated on a building in Freeland.

At 5:39 p.m., a man reported that he and his girlfriend were stuck in a log floating in Cornet Bay.

At 10:42 p.m., a driver reported that a man was jumping into the roadway on Honeymoon Bay Road.

Sunday, Aug. 9

At 2:30 a.m., a Deer Lake Road resident reported that a girl was screaming in the woods.

At 6:58 a.m., a driver reported that a woman with a shopping cart was in the middle of Highway 20 near Race Road.

At 9:18 p.m., a caller on Big Cedar Lane reported that he’s about to shoot his uncle, who is drunk and trying to pick a fight.

Monday, Aug. 10

At 9:20 a.m., a caller reported that a resident on Northeast Ninth Street was flying the Canadian flag above the American flag. The caller felt this was illegal, but for the record, the Supreme Court invalidated the laws on flag etiquette in 1990 because it violated the First Amendment.

At 2:28 p.m., a driver reported that a group of teenagers were throwing traffic cones over the bridge.

At 5:32 p.m., a caller with mental health problems reported that a man with a shotgun was in a bank and “next week the Wells Fargo stagecoach will be parked in the parking lot.”

Tuesday, Aug. 11

At 12:08 a.m., a caller reported that a woman was beating on herself on Welcome Road.

At 2:14 p.m., there was a report that a dog was abandoned at a trail on Cemetery Road.

At 2:25 p.m., a man reported that someone stole his dingy and he could see the thief “driving away” from Cornet Bay.

At 7:27 p.m., a caller reported that a neighbor was firing an AR-15 with a silencer from the deck of a Cultus Bay house.

Wednesday, Aug. 12

At 1:27 p.m., a Scenic Heights Road resident reported that a rooster was crowing nonstop.

At 10:38 p.m., a caller reported that he has blood coming out of his ear because a stalker put an electrical magnetic field in his ear.

Thursday, Aug. 13

At 11:20 a.m., a caller at a Race Road location reported that a man threatened to push him off a roof.

At 9:54 p.m., a resident reported that eight or nine men had guns drawn on Shawn Avenue.

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