Truck stolen | Enumclaw Police Blotter
TRUCK STOLEN: Police received a call at 9:09 a.m. Aug. 10 regarding an incident at a Blake Street business. Damage was done to a lock and a vehicle was stolen. Two days later, King County authorities found the truck in an area with other vehicles that had been stolen and abandoned; it had damage to a front bumper and a front tire was missing.
EARLY DISTURBANCE: Police were alerted at 4:06 a.m. Aug. 10 to someone yelling from a wooded area near Cole Street and state Route 410; police located the individual causing the disturbance and calmed the situation.
HAVE TO GO: A report was issued the evening of Aug. 10 of someone possibly living in a vacant residence. It was discovered a homeless female had not been in the home but was sleeping under a carport; she agreed to move on.
This is Part 2 of a three part in-paper Enumclaw mayoral debate between Jan Molinaro and Kim Lauk. Both are first time candidates for mayor. The incumbent, Mayor Liz Reynolds, chose not to seek a third term.
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