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Wednesday, Feb. 23

At 9:07 a.m., a South Whidbey caller with mental health problems reported that people were controlling her water and air with a code on a tablet.

At 10:32 a.m., an Eastpoint Drive resident reported that a derelict vessel was beached.

At 11:37 a.m., a driver reported that a mattress fell off a flatbed truck on Highway 20 near Libbey Road.

At 11:46 a.m., a caller reported that a neighbor on San Juan Street yelled and used profanities when she asked him to slow down while driving in the area.

At 4:50 p.m., a caller in the Jones Road area reported that two kayakers were stuck in the mud.

At 7:21 p.m., a resident reported that two dogs were attacking each other on Northgate Drive.

Thursday, Feb. 24

At 9:30 a.m., a caller reported that a man passed out in a car at a Highway 525 gas station. It was unclear whether it was related to gas prices.

At 9:44 a.m., a resident reported that a car struck a phone booth on Cultus Bay Road.

At 2:53 p.m., a caller on Crockett Lake Drive reported that a deer had a rope around its neck.

At 4:01 p.m., residents reported that a squirrel fell out of a tree and was injured in Coupeville.

At 5:05 p.m., a caller on Main Street reported being hit by someone “wearing camo and a turban.”

At 7:29 p.m., a Sandberg Lane resident reported seeing flashes of light outside, possibly from people taking photos with high-powered flashes.

Friday, Feb. 25

At 10:53 a.m., a resident reported that the fountain at the Coupeville restrooms was “gushing.”

At 1:17 p.m., a driver reported that an elderly woman was swerving all over the road. She drove to a church at Honeymoon Bay Road and went inside.

At 3:35 p.m., the owner of property on Ault Field Road reported that a “trashy” motorhome had been abandoned.

At 3:45 p.m., a driver reported rolling a car and being upside down on Smugglers Cove Road.

At 9:51 p.m., hospital staff reported that a man in the ER had been bitten by a coworker’s dog.

Saturday, Feb. 26

At 10:06 a.m., a caller reported that a pump house was broken into on Firehouse Road.

At 5:03 p.m., a North Whidbey resident experiencing mental health issues reported that someone was using a radiation machine to drain chemicals from his body. The caller said the police need to find those responsible, even if it means searching every house.