Police Beat

Drug store robber strikes again

Police believe that a man suspected of robbing a local drug store two weeks ago hit again Wednesday, robbing another drug store. Police released this sketch of the earlier robbery suspect.

The Police Blotter, Mar. 28, 2009

Early Friday morning, Mar. 27, officers stopped a suspiciously dressed man in the 2100 block of Commercial Ave. after receiving several calls that he was walking up the road wearing some type of mask covering his face.

The Police Blotter, Mar. 21, 2009

An Anacortes police officer stoped a motorist going 95 miles per hour on Highway 20, then another motorist stopped to thank the police officer.

Local pharmacy robbed

2009-0320_drug_robbery.jpgAnacortes Police are searching for an armed robbery suspect who, they say, robbed a drug store in the 1400 block of Commercial Ave of an undisclosed amount of prescription medications.

Guilty plea in deer shootings

An Anacortes man has pleaded guilty in connection with the bow-and-arrow shootings of two dear in the city last fall. 

The Police Blotter, Mar. 14, 2009

Five vehicle collisions were reported on Monday, March 9th, between 11:30 am and 12:30 pm on highway 20 between Thompson Rd. and Fidalgo Rd. Officers said that the sudden heavy snow fall in the area made visibility poor and the roads slick. No one was injured in any of the collisions.

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