Odd behavior | Enumclaw Police Blotter
NO KIDNAPPING: A female in the St. Elizabeth Hospital emergency room told police Sept. 14 she had escaped after being held against her will for two days. Officers determined she had not been kidnapped but was wanted on a local arrest warrant.
BLACKMAIL: Officers responded at 10 a.m. Sept. 13 to a Lafromboise Street location after being told of a possible case of blackmail. The reporting party provided information and police forwarded the case to an investigator.
ODD BEHAVIOR: At 8 p.m. Sept. 13, police responded to the Chinook Avenue neighborhood after hearing of a woman attempting to enter residences. She had asked for money and to charge her phone; all requests had been denied. Attempts to located the woman were unsuccessful.
THREE WARRANTS: City authorities responded Sept. 13 to the SCORE jail in Des Moines to pick up an individual wanted on three Enumclaw Municipal Court warrants. The suspect was delivered to the city jail for booking.
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.
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