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APD: No Updates
Incident Date: May 4, 2022
Individual: Cicero Sanchez.
Involved Agency: KCSO Tactical Team
Lead VIIT Agency: Auburn Police
New 07-14-2022 :
Public Assistance Requests
From the Auburn Police: No new
From Algona PD: No New
From King County Sheriff’s Office: No New
From Pierce County Sheriff’s Dept: No New
From WSP: WSP is seeking witnesses to three separate shootings on local highways.
07/13: At 9:50 am this morning a driver contacted 911 reporting their vehicle was shot at on NB I-5 near S. 200th St. Please contact Detective Sergeant Moate at Stacy.Moate@wsp.wa.govif you have any information.
7/8: The incident occurred at around 5:32 a.m. on Friday, July 8, 2022. After a gray Dodge RAM pick-up truck and a black Scion hatchback had collided with another at the intersection of State Route 161 and State Route 167.
06/25: On Saturday, June 25, 2022, at approximately 8:41 p.m., a silver Kia Rio sedan entered the interchange ramp from Bridgeport Way SW to northbound Interstate 5. While on the ramp, the Kia merged in front of a black Lincoln SUV, which immediately began tailgating it. After both vehicles had entered northbound Interstate 5, the driver of the Lincoln pulled beside the Kia’s driver’s side, pulled a green handgun, and fired two shots at the sedan.
If you have any information on either the June 25 or July 8 incident, please contact Detective Tessa Schahfer at (253) 538-3172.
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Auburn Police Blotter for July 13, 2022
(Note: the below are only some of the calls APD responded to on the listed day. The incidents in whatever color this is supposed to be below first appeared in our last blotter)
Wednesday, July 13, 2022
Wed Jul 13, 12:32 a.m. 2022 PDT Vandalism was reported in the 3700 block of A St SE.
Wed Jul 13, 12:53 a.m. 2022 PDT A shooting was investigated in the 2700 block of Auburn Way S.
Wed Jul 13, 1:40 a.m. 2022 PDT An assault with a firearm occurred in the 1200 block of 21st St NE.
Wed Jul 13, 3:30 a.m. 2022 PDT A burglary arrest, then release, occurred in the 6500 block of Terrace View Dr SE.
Wed Jul 13, 7:13 a.m. 2022 PDT A domestic violence assault was reported in the 800 block of Auburn Way N.
Wed Jul 13, 7:57 a.m. 2022 PDT An impounded vehicle occurred in the 1300 block of 69th St SE.
Wed Jul 13, 8:01 a.m. 2022 PDT A stolen vehicle occurred in the 5900 block of Panorama Dr SE.
Wed Jul 13, 8:05 a.m. 2022 PDT A stolen vehicle was reported from the 30600 block of 134th Ave SE. The vehicle was later recovered.
Wed Jul 13, 8:17 a.m. 2022 PDT A domestic violence assault occurred in the 2900 block of M St SE.
Wed Jul 13, 8:42 a.m. 2022 PDT An abandoned vehicle was impounded in the 1000 block of 18th St NE.
Wed Jul 13, 11:21 a.m. 2022 PDT A female was transported to MultiCare Auburn Medical Center for mental observation.
Wed Jul 13, 11:46 a.m. 2022 PDT A stolen vehicle was recovered in the 600 block of 37th St NW.
Wed Jul 13, 11:49 a.m. 2022 PDT A stolen vehicle from another city was recovered in the 32200 block of 46th Pl S.
Wed Jul 13, 12:41 p.m. 2022 PDT A stolen vehicle was reported in the 7100 block of Montevista Dr SE.
Wed Jul 13, 1:08 p.m. 2022 PDT Shoplifting was reported at the Outlet Collection Mall 1101 Outlet Collection Way SW.
Wed Jul 13, 2:02 p.m. 2022 PDT A security and Police officer were both assaulted by a man committing disorderly conduct, who was then arrested in the Auburn Transit Center 110 2nd St SW.
Wed Jul 13, 2:45 p.m. 2022 PDT An abandoned vehicle was impounded in the 30600 block of 132nd Ave SE.
Wed Jul 13, 2:45 p.m. 2022 PDT A vehicle was stolen and returned near the 12900 block of SE 312th St.
(Hate to break it to ya buddy, but bringing it back doesn’t magically make it not stealing or reduce it to ‘felony borrowing’.)
Wed Jul 13, 4:53 p.m. 2022 PDT A vehicle was stolen from the 1900 block of Auburn Way N.
Wed Jul 13, 5:50 p.m. 2022 PDT A stolen vehicle was recovered in the 1100 Block of Outlet Collection Way SW.
Wed Jul 13, 6:28 p.m. 2022 PDT A vehicle was stolen after the driver left it running unattended in a grocery store parking lot. in the 1700 block of Auburn Way N.
(For the love of all things salty – including me right now – would you stop leaving your damn keys in your cars! …unless it’s because your dog is in there with AC on blast, listening to their favorite tunes. Not the smartest, but at least it’s an acceptable reason.)
Wed Jul 13, 6:57 p.m. 2022 PDT A stolen vehicle occurred in the 31400 block of 104th Ave SE.
Wed Jul 13, 9:03 p.m. 2022 PDT A man was arrested in possession of auto theft tools in the 2100 block of Auburn Way N.
(Back in my day ‘auto theft tools’ were…I have no idea, I’m not a car thief!)
Wed Jul 13, 10:21 p.m. 2022 PDT Federal Way PD requested assistance in an evidentiary search for a firearm in the 32400 block of Pacific HWY S.
Wed Jul 13, 11:53 p.m. 2022 PDT An assault occurred in the 1700 block of Auburn Way N.
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27 days since a U-Haul theft was in the blotter*
Longest streak: 27 days
Previous streak: 15 days (new streak began 6/15)
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