Island County Sheriff's Blotter: Stolen Fire/EMS political signs, arson and a smashed mailbox

Friday, Oct. 19

3:52 p.m. — South Whidbey Fire/EMS reported multiple political signs regarding the fire levy had been stolen throughout the South Whidbey area. They were wondering what could be done.

Saturday, Oct. 20

8:44 p.m. — A squatter was reportedly staying in an abandoned RV on private property.

11:14 p.m. — Malicious mischief involving arson was reported on Whitehorse Lane.

Sunday, Oct. 21

3:57 a.m. — A domestic dispute on Bailey Road resulted in a husband physically throwing his wife out of the house. Both had been drinking.

Monday, Oct. 22

3:22 a.m. — A commercial burglar alarm sounded at the Bayview Valero but it turned out to be a technical problem.

9:45 a.m. — A driver near the Eagles Club was cited for driving with a license suspended and other infractions.

Tuesday, Oct. 23

1:57 p.m. — A Marshview Avenue caller reported the theft of gas from several vehicles over the weekend.

5:59 p.m. — A Crawford Road resident reported his mailbox was smashed that afternoon. It appeared to be intentional as it was hit multiple times and crushed.

Wednesday, Oct. 24

1:28 p.m. — A caller in a Volvo reported a possible DUI at Midvale Road and Highway 525. The driver of a green Jeep crossed the fog line and went halfway into the opposing lane several times.


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