Enumclaw, Black Diamond police blotter | July 28 – Aug. 11

Break-in at the water reservoir, fireworks thrown at a trooper, and a runaway from St. Elizabeth.


July 28

– Officers received a report of a deer on the roadway around Cole Street and Marshall Avenue around 11:40 a.m. Police followed the animal into the nearby forest.

– Police responded with emergency medical responders to a report of a CPR in progress on Battersby Avenue around 4:02 p.m. The patient was taken to St. Elizabeth Hospital.

July 29

– A caller reported a puppy in the Porter Street and Marshall Avenue area around 9 p.m. Officers responded and took the dog home.

– Police received a call from someone concerned about two dogs in a car on Battersby Avenue around 3:15 p.m. Officers brought the dogs to the police department while the owner sought treatment at St. Elizabeth’s emergency department.

July 30

– Officers moved a tree out of the Farman Street and Kimberly Avenue roadway around 12:44 a.m.

– A traffic stop on Roosevelt Avenue around 1:58 a.m. resulted in the driver being arrested for DUI.

– Someone called police over concerns of an inebriated subject attempting to get into a vehicle on Battersby Avenue around 9:34 a.m. The subject was cleared by first responders.

– Officers received a report of someone trying to claim a car collision on Stevenson Avenue did not occur around 1:24 p.m. Police provided options with the reporting party on how to proceed.

– Police spoke with a Warner Avenue woman who said her neighbor’s dog attacked her cat around 1:51 p.m.; officers provided options on how to proceed.

July 31

– A traffic stop on Pioneer Street and Griffin Avenue around 1:57 a.m. resulted in a DUI arrest.

– Officers received a report from a Birch Drive woman who said she hadn’t seen her brother since last Friday around 5:08 p.m. She did not want to file a missing person report; she called back around 7:30 p.m. to report he had returned home.

– Police fielded a vehicle theft report from Jensen Street around 7:03 p.m. The car was found later that day by Auburn officers.

Aug. 1

– Officers received a report of a commercial burglary at the Enumclaw water reservoir on Roosevelt Avenue around 7:02 a.m. The exterior fence was cut and property was damaged.

– Police received another commercial burglary report, this time at the Washington stormwater lot on Commerce Street, around 7:07 a.m.

– Officers were informed of a possible DUI driver on Garret Street and Griffin Avenue around 7:50 p.m. The driver was located and arrested.

Aug. 2

– Police were alerted to a motorcycle theft from Garret Street around 11:23 a.m. Officers later believed they located the bike, but the rider took off at a high rate of speed, weaving through traffic.

– Officers fielded a report of a lost dog on Wilson Avenue around 10:35 p.m. The dog was taken to the police department until the owner was contacted.

Aug. 3

– Police observed someone with a suspended license returning to their Wells Street home by a vehicle around 4:12 a.m. The subject ran into the home and did not answer officers; a citation was mailed.

– Officers received a report of an unwanted subject on 284th Avenue around 9:52 a.m. The subject told officers his car broke down and will leave when it gets fixed.

– Police stopped a known felon on 284th Avenue around 11:32 p.m. The subject had a felony arrest warrant, so they were arrested and booked into the SCORE jail.

Aug. 4

– Officers spotted a known subject with multiple Enumclaw warrants on Warner Avenue around 9:03 p.m. Police attempted to make contact with them at their apartment, but were unable to get a response.

Aug. 5

– Police were on site with a stolen vehicle on Grand Fir Drive around 2:19 a.m. The subject driving the vehicle was arrested.

– A vehicle collision on SR 410 and Warner Avenue around 10:17 p.m. resulted in one driver being arrested for DUI.

– Officers received a report of a trespasser on Mountain Villa Drive around 10:49 p.m. The subject was arrested and booked for malicious mischief and trespassing.

– Police fielded a complaint of late-night construction on Myrtine Street around 10:14 p.m. Officers contacted the person doing construction, who agreed to stop.

Aug. 6

– Officers saw a disturbance on Railroad Street around 1:17 a.m. All parties went into a nearby bar; no one wanted to report being a victim.

– A traffic stop on SR 410 and Cole Street around 1:40 a.m. resulted in a DUI arrest.

– Police received a report of a subject digging in the dumpster at Byron Kibler Elementary around 9:03 p.m. Officers contacted the subject, who agreed to leave.

Aug. 7

– Officers saw someone parked in the wrong direction on Wells Street and Griffin Avenue around 12:03 a.m. The subject said they were feeding the squirrels; he agreed to move along.

– Police were called out to Martin Holdener Park around 10:37 p.m. to a suspicious activity report; it turned out to be college students doing homework.

– A traffic stop on Pioneer Street and Griffin Avenue around 11:06 p.m. resulted in a DUI arrest.

Aug. 8

– Officers were called out to Natalie Place around 2:37 a.m. after a woman, who was out of town, called saying she received an automated message indicating her car was moved from her home. Police found the car where it should be.

– Police responded to a three-vehicle collision on Roosevelt Avenue and Blake Street around 9:56 a.m. A citation was issued.

– Someone called officers saying they witnessed a shoplift from the Safeway around 6:24 p.m. Safeway did not want anything done at this time.

– Officers were called to Roosevelt Avenue to a disturbance relating to a possible intoxicated subject attempting to enter a vehicle around 9:54 a.m. Contact with all parties was made, and a friend picked up the subject in question.

Aug. 9

– Police received a report of someone fleeing St. Elizabeth Hospital around 3:24 p.m. Officers searched the area but were unable to locate the subject.

– Officers received a report of someone throwing fireworks at a state patrol vehicle on Roosevelt Avenue and Watson Street around 9:38 p.m. The subject was cited.

– Someone was causing a disturbance at The Ski Inn around 11:48 p.m. A trespass letter was issued.

Aug. 11

– Police received a noise complaint on Bathke Avenue around 1:19 a.m. Officers requested the music be turned down.


Aug. 3

– Officers were called to a 6th Avenue residence around 2:30 p.m. to a report of a 30-year old rape accusation. Police got a hold of the reporting party’s attorney, who said they will have the victim be formally interviewed.

Aug. 4

– Police were dispatched to Bruckner’s Court around 3:16 p.m. to a threat report. The reporting party didn’t want to file charges, but asked officers to contact the subject involved.

Aug. 5

– Officers assisted the Kent PD around 10:26 p.m. in regards to a suspicious vehicle. Police contacted the registered owner of the vehicle to ask if they know of its whereabouts – the registered owner said the vehicle had been sold. Officers then got in contact with a subject, supposedly driving said car, and told them to submit a report of sale to prevent further confusion.

Aug. 6

– Police were dispatched to Ten Trails Parkway around 7:15 p.m. to a report of two vehicles burning their tires in a roundabout. The reporting party told officers the vehicles raced off before police could arrive.