Police Beat

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.

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The third time was not the charm last week for a 51-year-old Anacortes man arrested for speeding, driving with a suspended license and without insurance. 

Police looking for this man

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Anacortes police are trying to identify this man, who was caught in surveillance photos this week shortly before he pulled what police called “a classic scam” on a local retailer.

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