Police Beat

The Police Blotter, Feb. 8, 2009

An employee of a gas station in the 1300 block of Commercial Avenue last week reported a “gas and go” in which an older Jeep style vehicle had left without paying for approximately $35 in gas.

Checks, medications among stolen mail

Post office box holders have started contacting police about last weekend’s break-in of around 20 post office boxes.  

Mail stolen from post office boxes

Someone stole mail from about 20 Anacortes post office boxes over last weekend. Police don’t know how much mail was stolen and there are no suspects. 

Lost shoe leads to burglary suspect

A teen who was allegedly burglarizing a local business lost a shoe after he was scared off when a burglar alarm went off last week. 

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A bicyclist was knocked off his bike on the Tommy Tompson Trail when he hit a cable stretched across the trail. 

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Police were called after one couple got into an argument over the presidential inauguration last week.