Auto collision, missing person and medical calls | Buckley Police Blotter
AUGUST 16: It was a relatively quiet day, with police responding to an animal complaint on Rose Place and a noise complaint in the vicinity of Ryan Road and Division Street. Four calls for medical aid were received and transferred.
AUGUST 15: Officers responded at 3:21 p.m. to an automobile collision at 112th Street East and Mundy Loss Road; injuries were reported. That night, Buckley police responded to Orting to assist with a suicide threat. Other calls on the day included an alleged assault at Rainier School and a suspicious person at a highway location.
AUGUST 14: The department handled a missing person report, heard of several suspicious vehicles in town and conducted 13 traffic stops.
Bills show hundreds of residents doubled or tripled their water usage in the past two months, but many say they’ve not increased, or even decreased, their water consumption, and the city’s system must be wrong.
For the last decade, Ellen Boyd has been taking care the city of Buckley, most recently as its director of the youth center, senior center and parks department. So when Ellen was diagnosed with a rare form of ovarian germ cell cancer, her friends decided it was time the community she dedicated her life to should come out to support her.
Mushroom pickers hiking just outside Greenwater recently stumbled upon a spooky scene — a human skull among the ‘shrooms.
Oakpointe is gearing up to start home construction in the Ten Trails project in Black Diamond — the developer is only waiting for is final authorization by the City Council. Final plat authorization was submitted by Oakpointe to city staff on Aug. 30, and after staff review, sent to the City Council for action on the Oct. 5 meeting. Council tabled the item to the Oct. 19 meeting. Additionally, a new roundabout opened in the city.
Some Black Diamond residents have been the target of a recent phone scam by an individual that identifies themselves as a police officer, at times using a legitimate officer’s name.