The blotter consists of officers’ accounts of crimes and other incidents in the city of Sammamish. Persons arrested are presumed innocent until proven guilty in a court of law.
Not on Santa’s nice list: An unknown person stole a car sometime before 1:55 a.m. from the driveway of a residence on Southeast 39th Way.
Too much holiday punch: An intoxicated female from 207th Avenue Northeast was transported at 1:13 a.m. for detox. The woman had been drinking vodka.
Bored on winter break: A child was playing with a gas can and possibly setting items on fire at 1:04 p.m. on 223rd Place Northeast.
Assault: A husband assaulted his wife and then threatened to kill her. This took place at 7:20 p.m. at their residence on Southeast 37th Street.
Electric thief: A suspect entered the Rite Aid on Issaquah-Pine Lake Road at 7:14 p.m. and took unknown electronic items.
Going on a ski vacation: It was noticed at 9:17 a.m. that ski boots, skis and bindings were taken from the back of an unlocked vehicle that was parked in the driveway of a home on Southeast 25th Street.
So long, farewell, auf Wiedersehen, goodbye: A complaint came in at 12:52 p.m. from East Lake Sammamish Parkway. A divorced parent took their child to Austria in violation of a parenting plan in place. According to the plan, a parent cannot take the child out of the country.
Eggnog: A vehicle on Southeast 22nd Street was hit with eggs around 2 p.m. It is unknown who the eggers were.
Slow down: A resident of 238th Way Southeast reported an ongoing issue with a certain driver who speeds through the neighborhood.
Holiday in handcuffs: At 2:38 a.m., a driver was stopped on 244th Avenue Northeast and received a driving while license is suspended in the third degree.
Eggnog, part two: An unknown suspect threw eggs at a residence on 233rd Avenue Southeast at 11:45 a.m.
Needed Rudolph’s nose: A resident of Northeast 28th Place left his vehicle unlocked. At 8:30 a.m., unknown suspects opened the car doors and took a flashlight.
End the year in a fight: A couple got into a physical confrontation at 7:59 a.m. at their residence on Northeast 42nd Way. The man and woman have been married for over 20 years and have children.