Mountlake Terrace Police blotter

MLT police shieldThe following are selected incidents from the Mountlake Terrace Police blotter.

Feb. 24

22800 block of 41st Pl. W. Malicious mischief. A resident reported damage to his vegetable garden. Green onion seedlings had been stepped on and some stems were broken. A garden rake also was thrown in the garden.

Feb. 26

5900 block of 214th St. SW. Vehicle recovery. A 1991 Honda Civic was recovered.

4700 block of 216th St SW. Theft. A computer and two iPods were stolen from a vehicle that was unlocked and parked in front of an apartment.

21400 block of 48th Ave. W. Vehicle theft. A 2008 Honda Accord was stolen.

Feb. 27

6000 block of 219th St. SW. Vehicle theft. A resident reported the theft of his Nissan car.

6000 block of 244th St. SW. Vehicle theft. A 1992 Dodge Caravan was stolen.

22900 block of 66th Ave. W. Humane. A large oppossum was killed after being struck by a moving vehicle. The carcass was being driven over by vehicles. Police removed the opossum from the road and it was placed into evidence for destruction.

Feb 28

21400 block of 48th Ave W, Malicious mischief. An apartment manager reported that a tree with balloons attached to it was destroyed.

March 1

6300 block of St. Albion Way. Vehicle theft. A resident reported the theft of his 1999 Subaru Legacy from an apartment parking lot on Feb. 18. The victim said he initially believed the car had been towned by management because he had not moved the car in several weeks. He realized the car was stolen when management advised him they did not tow the vehicle.

21600 block of 60th Ave. W. Suspicious circumstances. A woman told police that after throwing some trash away in a dumpster she returned to find several unknown people in her apartment. The people allegedly told her not to call the cops and took her phone. The woman told police she got her phone back and called police after talking with friends. The woman’s story changed several times and she appeared to be under the influence of drugs.

4200 block of 236th St SW. Burglary. A resident reported an attempted burglary. Police found that the front door door jam had been destroyed by a prying type of tool.

March 2

23100 block of La Pierre Dr. Assault. A man reported that his brother punched him in the head at a gas station on 220th, The man said the brother then assaulted him again in the 6500 block of 228th St. SW. after he gave his brother a ride home.

March 3

4000 block of 212th St. SW. Theft. Sometime between March 1 and March 3, someone entered a second floor balcony and stole two to three half gallons of paint. The cans were covered with a tap and the tarp also was missing. The victim suspected the suspect climbed a nearby tree to access the balcony.

March 4

7600 block of 244th St. SW. Vehicle recovery. A stolen vehicle was recovered.

March 5

5200 block of 216th St. SW. A resident reported the theft of a pair of socks and shoes.

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