Jan 25

SPD Police Blotter, Edition 4

Posted on January 25, 2023 at 3:10 PM by Danna McCall

January 17, 2023 - Welfare Check/Warrant/Trespass

An officer responded to downtown Snoqualmie to perform a welfare check on two individuals in front of a commercial building, which turned into criminal trespass response, which then turned into a warrant arrest. As one subject was being transported to jail, he passed out, saying he took fentanyl earlier in the day. The subject was unresponsive but breathing in the back of the police vehicle. Aid crews were called to the vehicle's location to evaluate the subject. There was no signs of opioid use. The individual was taken to the hospital for evaluation of his decreased heart rate. His warrant was put back into the system. 

January 17, 2023 - Traffic Stop with Charges

An officer performed a traffic stop of an vehicle in downtown North Bend. The vehicle was blocking the roadway and then tried to park in Metro bus stop. After the traffic stop it was determined the driver did not have a license nor the vehicle's registration. The driver also had a warrant from the Pierce County Sheriff's Dept for DUI.  The warrant issuing agency would not take the individual on that warrant, though. 

January 19, 2023 - Vehicle Collision

An officer responded to Railroad Ave for the report of a one vehicle accident involving an SUV that went over a curb and was stuck in the grass.  It was determined the vehicle's brakes had failed and caused the accident. No injuries were reported. 

January 20, 2023 - Unwanted Guest

An officer responded to a Snoqualmie residence for the report of an individual high on mushrooms and being aggressive. The caller reported the individual ran full speed into a wall and was bleeding from their face. The person was detained by an officer. Aid crews took the individual to the hospital for detox. 

January 20, 2023 -  Vehicle Theft

A caller reported their Ford truck has been stolen in downtown North Bend and was last scene heading west on SR 202. The stolen vehicle was spotted shortly later at Truck Town. Officers witnessed the stolen vehicle pass them, but were unable pursue due to current state laws. The vehicle was later spotted going the wrong direction on SR 18 in southeast King County. 

January 21, 2023 - DUI Accident

An officer responded with the King County Sheriff's Dept to an accident in the roundabout at the Snoqualmie Casino entrance involving one vehicle and an individual who fled the scene on foot. Officers followed a blood trail to locate the individual in the woods nearby.  KCSO handled the accident investigation. 

January 22, 2023 - Attempted Vehicle Theft Interrupted 

An officer responded to a North Bend residence after a caller reported they interrupted an individual prowling their vehicle, possibly trying to steal it, after gaining access thru a rear window. The individual fled the scene after being interrupted. The reporting person provided a description of the car prowler and the direction they were last seen heading. 

**These are a selection of calls Snoqualmie Police Dept. officers responded to during the previous week.**

Jan 25

SPD Police Blotter, Edition 3

Posted on January 25, 2023 at 3:09 PM by Danna McCall

January 8, 2023 - Shoplifting at Outlet Mall

An employee reported the theft of backpacks from a store at the North Bend Outlet Mall. A description of the suspect, their associated vehicle and the direction it was traveling was reported. Officers were unable to locate the vehicle.  The stolen merchandise was valued at nearly $1,750.

January 8, 2023 - Traffic Stop with Multiple Offenses

An officer performed a traffic stop on W. North Bend Way. The vehicle had no plates, damage to its diver's side, and a blue LED light bar on the front bumper. The driver had no insurance and stated the vehicle was purchased in August.  The driver was issued a citation. 

January 11, 2023 - Missing Person

Officers searched for a person reported from their North Bend home. A search was performed by officers and family members. The person was returned home safely later that night. 

January 12, 2023 - Suspicious Male

A caller reported a suspicious male seen on security cameras wandering around a North Bend home. An officer responded and located the man. He was trespassed from the location indefinitely. 

January 12, 2023 - Vehicle Theft

A caller reported their vehicle had been stolen from their North Bend apartment complex. The caller provided a description of the suspected thief, explaining they saw the car drive off. The car theft was was related to an earlier vehicle prowl where a key fob was stolen.  The vehicle was later located. 

January 14, 2023 - Welfare Check

Officers responded to a Snoqualmie residence to perform a welfare check on an individual after a caller reported that they had not heard from the person  since Christmas Eve. An officer discovered the person in question was unfortunately deceased inside the residence. The medical examiner was called to the home. Officers took a statement from the reporting person who had requested the welfare check be performed. 

January 15, 2023 - Traffic Stop and Warrant Arrest

Officers stopped a driver at the I-90/SR 18 interchange. The driver was taken into custody for driving with a suspended license and an arrest warrant for operating a vehicle without an ignition interlock.

January 15, 2023 - Theft at Bartell's

Employees reported a male and female had stolen a shopping basket full of merchandise from the store. They provided a description of the subjects and their associated vehicle, a license plate number, as well as the direction the vehicle was heading when it left. An officer stopped a vehicle matching the description near Snoqualmie Falls. The male vehicle occupant matched the description provided. The basket of merchandise totaling $327 was also found in the vehicle.  The subjects were issued a citation, trespassed from the store indefinitely, and released. 

**These are a selection of calls Snoqualmie Police Dept. officers responded to during the previous week.**

Jan 13

SPD Police Blotter, Edition 2

Posted on January 13, 2023 at 12:08 PM by Danna McCall

January 3, 2023 - Attempted Burglary at Dollar Tree

An officer responded to the Snoqualmie Dollar Tree store for an attempted burglary that caused $500 in damages to the front door.  The store provided surveillance video  to help identify possible suspects. 

January 3, 2023 - Suspicious Activity

A caller who was not at his residence reported that neighbors had informed him that people were in his garage. He further reported that he did not yet live in the home and the possible people may know the previous homeowner and have key access to the home. An officer responded to find one person, who was not the owner, in the home refusing to leave.  The homeowner granted the officer permission to use force to enter the home due to the unwanted occupant removing all door handles to the residence. Officers detained the subject. The person was booked into jail and will face charges of first degree criminal trespass and obstruction. 

January 3, 2023 - Burglary 

Officers responded to a North Bend storage business for a reported burglary. It was determined that $30,000 worth of tools were stolen. 

January 5, 2023 - Warrant Arrest

Officers performed a warrant arrest in North Bend. The individual had a warrant for third degree theft and will face additional charges for trip permit violation. 

January 5, 2023 - Suspicious Property Found

An officer responded to a North Bend gas station after ammunition was discovered by a pump. The officer took a report and retrieved the box of hollow point .380 ammunition, which was entered into evidence for destruction. 

January 6, 2023 - Air Horn & Copper Wire Theft

An employee reported that copper wire had been stripped at the NW Railway Museum train shed. An officer responded to take a report. It was estimated that approximately $1000 worth of property was stolen.

January 6, 2023 - Previously Trespassed Person Stealing Again

It was reported by the Snoqualmie Safeway that an individual who had already been trespassed from the store had stolen $25 worth of food. The person will face charges of 3rd degree theft and criminal trespass. 

January 7, 2023 - Hit and Run

Officers responded to a hit and run on Snoqualmie Parkway at Better Way Loop involving two vehicles.  A red sedan struck another vehicle and left the scene, heading toward Railroad Ave. The suspect's sedan reportedly sustained damage to the driver's side.  The occupant of vehicle that was struck complained of knee pain and shock. Officers could not locate the suspect vehicle that fled. 

**These are a selection of calls responded to by the Snoqualmie Police Dept. during the previous week.**