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(WSP) May 18th Drive-by shooting on SR-167: “This morning [June 2] shortly after 10am Josh Allen, 23 from Renton was arrested for Assault 2nd and Drive-By Shooting and booked into the King County Jail. Great job by WSP detectives!” said a WSP press release.
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Auburn Police Blotter for June 2, 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 yesterday’s blotter)
Thursday, June 2, 2022
Thu June 2, 12:02 a.m. 2022 PDT Two adult males were trespassed from Hills of Comics 125 E Main St.
Thu June 2, 12:08 a.m. 2022 PDT A felony harassment arrest occurred in the 500 block of A St SE.
Thu June 2, 3:27 a.m. 2022 PDT A business was burglarized in the 4000 block of Auburn Way N.
Thu Jun 2, 6:18 a.m. 2022 PDT A burglary was reported in the 4100 block of A St SE.
Thu Jun 2, 7:29 a.m. 2022 PDT A vehicle was stolen from the 1100 block of 3rd St NE.
Thu Jun 2, 9:30 a.m. 2022 PDT An unreported stolen vehicle was recovered in the 900 block of 7th St SE.
(‘We have some good news and some bad news…’)
Thu Jun 2, 9:31 a.m. 2022 PDT A domestic assault in front of a minor was reported in the 3600 block of Auburn Way N.
Thu Jun 2, 9:41 a.m. 2022 PDT A trespass occurred in the 1200 block of A St NE.
Thu Jun 2, 11:32 a.m. 2022 PDT Fraudulent currency was passed at McDonalds in the 1400 Blk of Lake Tapps Pkwy SE.
(I regret to inform you all that this incident was in fact not handled by Officer Fry. Or Sgt. Burger.)
Thu Jun 2, 11:32 a.m. 2022 PDT A stolen vehicle was recovered in the 600 block of 37th St NW.
Thu Jun 2, 1:32 p.m. 2022 PDT While not the legal owner, a male reported a firearm missing, which is a felony, in the 31500 block of 106th Pl SE.
(I have so many questions I don’t even know where to start. Yes, I do! Missing is not stolen, did you lose it or did it grow legs and walk away?)
Thu Jun 2, 1:54 p.m. 2022 PDT Stolen license plates report was taken in the 3700 block of West Valley HWY N.
Thu Jun 2, 2:25 p.m. 2022 PDT A theft occurred in the 300 block of E Main St.
Thu Jun 2, 3:09 p.m. 2022 PDT A stolen vehicle was recovered during the investigation of a weapons offense. A warrant arrest was also executed in the 1100 block of Outlet Collection Way SW.
Thu Jun 2, 3:35 p.m. 2022 PDT A stolen vehicle was recovered in 2400 Block of Auburn Way S.
Thu Jun 2, 4:00 p.m. 2022 PDT A passenger inside a vehicle shot at another subject in the 500 block of 16th St NE.
(My soul couldn’t handle how stupid someone would be to shoot another person in the car so I checked with APD: A dealership was attempting to get a vehicle back and were shot at. “a third party was caught in a crossfire, no injuries at this time,” APD spokesperson Kolby Crossley said.)
Thu Jun 2, 4:31 p.m. 2022 PDT Shoplifting occurred at Lovers (200 block of Auburn Way N.)
(If you can’t handle someone seeing what you purchase, you can’t handle using it. And I feel sorry for the person who has to experience your attempt.)
Thu Jun 2, 5:14 p.m. 2022 PDT An arrest for fraud occurred in the 4100 block of A St SE.
Thu Jun 2, 5:26 p.m. 2022 PDT A stolen vehicle from another city was recovered in the 300 block of HI Crest Dr NW.
Thu Jun 2, 5:28 p.m. 2022 PDT A truck window was broken in the 3900 block of West Valley HWY N.
Thu Jun 2, 6:19 p.m. 2022 PDT A stolen vehicle was recovered in the 600 block of M St SE.
Thu Jun 2, 8:29 p.m. 2022 PDT A trespass occurred at the Rottles 226 E Main St.
Thu Jun 2, 8:44 p.m. 2022 PDT A shooting occurred in the 200 block of 37th Pl SE.
(Are you kidding me? This is not what they meant with ‘Gun Violence Awareness day’ guys.)
Thu Jun 2, 9:29 p.m. 2022 PDT An assault occurred in the 28100 block of 109th Ave SE.
Thu Jun 2, 9:29 p.m. 2022 PDT Suspicious circumstances were reported in the 1300 block of Auburn Way N.
Friday, June 3, 2022
Fri Jun 3, 12:11 a.m. 2022 PDT A stolen vehicle was recovered in the 32000 Block of 46th Pl S
Fri Jun 3, 1:35 a.m. 2022 PDT A burglary occurred in the 200 block of E Main St.
Fri Jun 3, 4:45 a.m. 2022 PDT Vandalism occurred, along with a trespass, resisting arrest and obstructing justice in the 100 block of F St SE.
(Guys, Stop getting so many at once! In this Game of Life, you need the least amount of points, not the most, to win. I mean, no one is ever actually going to win, but let’s pretend.)
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Previous streak: 18 days (new streak began 6/1)
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