City seeks information on Communist Party posters glued to structures in Sammamish

City seeks information on Communist Party posters glued to structures in Sammamish

  • Thursday, September 7, 2017 6:30am
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The blotter consists of officers’ accounts of crimes and other incidents in the cities of Issaquah and Sammamish. Persons arrested are presumed innocent unless proven guilty in a court of law.

Aug. 27

Bad neighbors: At 10:38 a.m. in the 3000 block of 229th Place NE, police responded to a physical altercation between neighbors.

Vehicle prowl: At 11:29 a.m. in the 1000 block of 215th Ave. NE, someone entered an unlocked vehicle parked in a driveway during the night and stole pills and $2 in change.

Vehicle prowl: At 6:09 p.m. in the 800 block of 208th Ave. NE, mountaineering gear was stolen from a vehicle through the open window of an unlocked passenger door.

Vehicle prowl: At 6:46 p.m. in the 25600 block of SE 41st St., an unlocked vehicle was prowled overnight in the same neighborhood as another prowl.

Aug. 28

Domestic violence: At 1:46 p.m. in the 800 block of 228th Ave. SE, police responded to a report of a verbal dispute between two parties in a vehicle on a public roadway.

Aug. 29

Smoking kills: At 7:49 p.m. in the 23100 block of NE 8th Place, a victim reported that someone left a note on his front porch, advising him that he may die due to being a smoker.

Aug. 30

Egg throwing: At 3 a.m. in the 23300 block of SE 14th Court, unknown subjects threw eggs at a residence.

Poster revolution: At 10 a.m. in the 800 block of 228th Ave. SE, unknown person(s) stapled and glued approximately 80 posters that stated “Revolution — Voice of the Revolutionary Communist Party, USA” to telephone poles, sign posts, utility boxes and other structures in the city of Sammamish. The city later sent out an advisory to residents, stating: “The cleaning agents we typically use to remove this type of product is stripping the paint off the various structures, so we must pressure wash each glued-on poster. Due to the nature of the glue, it will take our crew some time.”


The Reporter did not receive the weekly call log reports from the Issaquah Police Department by Reporter deadline. For more information, contact the department at 425-837-3200.

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