Enumclaw, Black Diamond police blotter | Dec. 6 – 16

Stolen U-Haul, shenanigans on Ten Trails Parkway, and a self-stabbing.


Dec. 9

– Officers received a report of a suspicious male walking along 284th Avenue SE and SE 440th Street with a rifle around 9:40 a.m. Officers were unable to locate the subject.

– Officers were dispatched to Roosevelt Avenue around 2:30 p.m. to a report of a man sitting in his vehicle with a handgun. Officers contacted the man and determined no crime was being committed.

– Officers performed a welfare check on a subject slumped over the wheel of their vehicle on Roosevelt Avenue around 8:15 p.m. The man was booked for physical control.

Dec. 10

– Officers received a report of a vehicle stolen from the QFC parking lot around 11 a.m.

Dec. 11

– Officers were flagged down around 7:30 p.m. to help facilitate an information exchange for a vehicle collision on Roosevelt Avenue.

Dec. 13

– Officers received a report of a Gamblin Street residence having their fencing cut and an exterior door damaged around 8:15 a.m. A report was taken.

– Officers received a 9:45 a.m. report of a U-Haul truck having been parked in the Safeway parking lot for about three weeks. U-Haul was contacted and they retrieved the vehicle.

– Officers were dispatched to QFC around 2:15 p.m. to a report of a previously-trespassed individual attempting to enter the store. Officers explained to the man he was trespassed, and he agreed to leave.

– Officers received a report of an unwanted intoxicated subject on Lafromboise Street around 3:30 p.m. The subject had left before officers arrived, but were advised on the vehicle the subject was driving and the direction of travel.

– Officers assisted Enumclaw fire personnel and the Washington State Patrol with a four-vehicle collision on SE 436th Way and 244th Avenue SE.

– Officers were dispatched to Third Street around 5:45 p.m. regarding a suspicious vehicle being occupied all day. It was quickly determined the vehicle in question was a health care van in use.

– Officers were dispatched to Enumclaw Chrysler around 7:30 p.m. regarding a vehicle prowl in progress. Officers determined the potential prowler was an employee and that the business was still open.

Dec. 14

– Officers performed a welfare check on a subject who appeared to be asleep in his vehicle on Cole Street around 11 a.m. The subject told officers they were just resting before moving on.

– Officers responded to the theft of a U-Haul truck stolen from Enumclaw Plateau Heated Storage around 3 p.m.. After officers took a report, the vehicle was recovered around 10:15 p.m.

– Officers investigated a suspicious vehicle on Griffin Avenue around 8:30 p.m. and determined the car was stolen; the registered owner was notified and the car taken into custody.

Dec. 15

– Officers received a complaint of a panhandler in the QFC parking lot around 11:45 a.m. Officers asked the subject to leave.

Dec. 16

– A traffic stop on SR 410 and 244th Avenue SE around 12:15 a.m. resulted in the driver being cited for driving with a suspended license, as well as arrested and booked into the EPD jail on warrants out of Bonney Lake.


Dec. 6

– Officers aided traffic at the SE 292nd Street/216th Avenue SE intersection due to a disabled vehicle blocking the area around 2 p.m. A tow truck eventually arrived on scene to remove the vehicle.

Dec. 7

– Officers were dispatched to Ten Trails Parkway SE around 10 a.m. to a report of an unknown suspect attempting to rent a house to the victim when the suspect was not the owner of the property. The incident in under investigation.

– Officers were again dispatched to Ten Trails Parkway SE around 11:30 a.m., this time to a theft report. It appears that over the weekend, unknown suspects stole 40 sheets 10-foot plywood, valued at about $3,000.

Dec. 8

– Officers performed a welfare check on a 3rd Avenue resident around 12:15 p.m. The subject was sick but otherwise OK.

Dec. 9

– Officers were dispatched to Lake Sawyer Regional Park around 7 p.m. regarding a report of multiple people in the park with flashlights after hours. No subjects were located.

Dec. 10

– Officers were dispatched to 3rd Avenue around 7:30 a.m. for a lost wallet report, with the reporting party advising officers he lost his wallet in that area the day before. A short time later, the reporting party called officers again, stating a co-worker found the wallet and returned it.

– Around 10:30 a.m., officers were called out to 218th Place SE to a suspicious activity report. The reporting party told officers they suspected a local transient was trespassing in a wooded area on their property, due to finding various drug paraphernalia and other miscellaneous items. Officers advised they should call the police if the transient should return.

Dec. 11

– Officers responded to the theft of license plates on SE 297th Street around 10:30 a.m.

– Around 1:15 p.m., officers were dispatched to 3rd Avenue to a report of an unwanted subject at a local residence. Officers made contact with the subject, who was walking away from the residence; they were cooperative with officers and requested resources de to not having a place to go. Officers gave the subject a courtesy ride to the community center to make arrangements with a mobile crisis team.

– Officers were dispatched to SE Fir Street around 11 p.m. to a report that a subject stabbed himself in the leg. After arriving, it was determined the man was a danger to himself; he was treated by fire personnel and transported to the local hospital for involuntary committal.

Dec. 12

– A vehicle vs. ambulance collision on Ten Trails Parkway and SE Fir Street just after midnight resulted in officers arresting the driver of the vehicle for DUI. There were no injuries; the driver was booked into the Enumclaw jail.

– Around 6:45 p.m., officers were dispatched to 3rd Avenue/Black Diamond Ravensdale Road to locate a possible DUI. No suspicious vehicle was located.