Enumclaw police reports July 23-26
By KEVIN HANSON
Enumclaw Courier Herald Senior Writer, Editor
July 27, 2010 · 11:52 AM
LAPTOP THEFT: A laptop computer was reported stolen July 26 from a vehicle parked on McHugh Avenue.
MEDICATION STOLEN: Police received a telephone call July 26 from someone who said a bag containing personal items, including prescription medication, was stolen while the victim was attending Creation 2010.
PURSE TAKEN: Police took a report July 26 from someone who left a purse on a bench at Rotary Centennial Park, only to have it stolen.
UNWANTED: A McKinley Street resident told police July 26 a tall, thin man wearing gray shorts and a black jacket was seen on a swing in the caller's backyard. The subject fled when he realized he had been spotted. The caller was told to dial 911 if it happened again.
CONCERNED: Police were contacted July 26 by someone concerned about the welfare of a person at a Wynalda Drive address. The call resulted in someone taken to the Auburn hospital for assessment and several firearms taken from the residence for safekeeping.
SHOT FIRED: Police were told July 26 a man who had been drinking discharged a weapon at his Myrtine Street residence. The man was taken into custody and booked for reckless endangerment and discharging a firearm in the city.
ANIMAL ASSIST: Police learned July 24 of a locked vehicle containing a dog that appeared to be in distress. Police located the registered owner to resolve the situation.
TRASH COMPLAINT: A complaint was received July 24 of Creation 2010 campers throwing things into a yard adjacent to the south parking lot. The situation was settled with the help of Creation security.
ARREST WARRANTS: During a July 24 traffic stop, it was determined a passenger in the car was the subject of an Auburn arrest warrant. Enumclaw and Auburn police met at the White River Amphitheatre to transfer custody of the suspect.
FATHER AND SON: Police responded July 24 to a fight in progress at a Railroad Avenue address, eventually learning it was a father who was attempting to control his intoxicated son. The son was taken into custody due to three outstanding arrest warrants and was taken to the Buckley jail.
EXTRA PATROL: Police were asked July 23 to provide extra patrols in the 1100 block of Roosevelt Avenue due to recent vandalism in the area.
DRUG ADVICE: A Lafromboise Street resident visited the police station July 23, asking how he should handle a neighbor's apparent drug activity.
FAMILY TROUBLE: Police responded July 23 to a Wynalda Drive residence after hearing of a domestic situation that was turning physical. The trouble was between an adult daughter and her father. Each accused the other of being intoxicated. The man was taken into custody for malicious mischief/domestic violence.Contact Enumclaw Courier Herald Senior Writer, Editor Kevin Hanson at firstname.lastname@example.org or 360-802-8205.