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South Whidbey blotter | Keep knocking, but you can’t come in

February 27th, 2012 at Mon, 27th, 2012 at 12:43 pm by Brian Kelly

Saturday, Feb. 11
8:22 a.m. — A man on Pioneer Park Place found a dead deer on his property. He wanted to know if he could burn the carcass.
9:12 a.m. — A caller said people were dumping garbage near Bush Point and Adams roads.
9:20 a.m. — A caller said a customer had threatened to slash employees’ throats at a grocery store in Freeland.
9:33 a.m. — A man on East Harbor Road discovered two rear tires were slashed on his vehicle. He said he believed it was in retaliation for an earlier argument.
10:34 a.m. — A landlord was trying to evict tenants at a home on Pleasant View Lane. They appeared to be home, but would not answer the door.
12:03 p.m. — A caller got a text message from a friend who said he was thinking of ending his life.
2:04 p.m. — A caller complained about people who were harvesting salal from the wooded area at Greenbank Farm.
2:21 p.m. — A woman on horseback complained of two riders on dirt bikes who were on the trails at the Trillium property.
3 p.m. — A man on Britzman Loop said his neighbor’s cats were doing a lot of damage to his convertible Porsche. The animals were scratching the top of the vehicle.
4:18 p.m. — A caller wanted to have her granddaughter removed from runaway status.
4:45 p.m. — A caller on Silver Cloud Lane said a neighbor lets a dog run loose, and the dog was just seen chasing a man while he was out on his evening walk.

Sunday, Feb. 12
1:39 a.m. — A caller on East Harbor Road said their next door neighbors were outside playing, being loud and running around screaming in the driveway in front of the headlights of her car while their mother sat on the porch and watched them.
8:15 a.m. — Two large white dogs were running loose on Roxlin Drive.
8:42 a.m. — A driver in a silver Corvette was weaving all over the road on Highway 525 near Bakken Road.
9:36 a.m. — A man on Harbor Sands Lane said someone entered his home overnight through an unlocked front door and may have stolen a pistol along with other items.
9:55 a.m. — Dispatchers received a call and could hear a woman talking in the background, saying something along the lines of “illegal,” “doctor,” “Michael Jackson” and “this is what happens to all of them.”
11:31 a.m. — A man on Crawford Road said someone was on his property sometime the day before while he was gone; doors to outbuildings were found open.
12:32 p.m. — A man on Forest Lane said the subwoofer from his vehicle was stolen overnight.
3:52 p.m. — A caller complained about loud music coming from a car stereo on East Harbor Road.
3:57 p.m. — Kids near Cherry Street and Pleasant View Lane found a backpack containing mail from different residences.
5:37 p.m. — A driver in a Volkswagen Passat was speeding and passing over the double yellow lines on Highway 525.

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