Male hits pedestrian in face with wrench | Police blotter

Police blotter for March 5-11.

  • Wednesday, March 18, 2020 1:30pm
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March 5

Graffiti: At 1:00 p.m. in the 10700 block of 132nd Avenue Northeast, a water and waste supervisor for the city of Kirkland reported graffiti on the side of a water tower. Damages totaled $1,500-5,000.

March 6

Assault: At 3:01 p.m. in the 12000 block of Northeast 128th Street, a patient assaulted a nurse.

March 9

Theft: At 6:47 p.m. in the 12500 block of Northeast 85th Street, a female was arrested after a grocery store manager witnessed her walking out of the store with about $362 in products without paying.

DUI: At 11:04 p.m. in the 14400 block of 124th Avenue Northeast, a male was arrested for physical control. Officers located one gram of suspected oxycodone and a blood draw kit.

March 11

Assault: At 4:30 p.m. in 11600 block of 124th Avenue Northeast, a 31-year-old male was arrested for second-degree assault. The subject hit a pedestrian in the face with a large crescent wrench. Officers recovered the bloody wrench inside his vehicle.


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