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Thursday, Jan. 18

At 12:40 a.m., a resident reported that sprinklers were flooding a building on Northeast Barron Drive.

At 8 a.m., a caller reported that someone was sleeping in the post office.

Friday, Jan. 19

At 8:55 p.m., a Cordero Place resident reported that her husband was being a jerk and walking around “like he’s all that.”

Saturday, Jan. 20

At 3:27 p.m., a caller reported that a man was lying in the fetal position at the end of a parking lot on Barrington Drive.

Monday, Jan. 22

At 1:07 p.m., a resident reported that “finishers” got into a fight on Overway Street and one of them has a machete.

At 11:43 p.m., an injured owl was reported lying in the middle of Highway 20.

At 5:26 p.m., a very large dead owl was reported on East Whidbey Avenue.

Thursday, Jan. 25

At 8:30 p.m., a caller reported that a man was pushing a shopping cart that was on fire on North Oak Harbor Street.

Friday, Jan. 26

At 11:35 a.m., a driver reported that a child was walking along Highway 20 with a teddy bear.

At 6:49 p.m., a driver reported that a homeless man was throwing things onto the highway.

Saturday, Jan. 27

At 5:12 a.m., an employee at a Highway 20 business reported that a man was screaming at himself in the bathroom.

Sunday, Jan. 28

At 10:33 a.m., a caller on Barrington Drive reported that every time he leaves town, everyone leaves with him.

At 11:41 a.m., a caller reported seeing a switchy stranger at an apartment complex on Mulberry Place.

At 3:47 p.m., an employee at a Pioneer Way business reported that a woman wearing a blue coat screamed at the other employees, calling them a sexist slur.

At 4:47 p.m., a parent reported that her daughter was being harassed by boys at the high school.

Monday, Jan. 29

At 4:40 a.m., a North Oak Harbor Street resident reported that a “tweaker” said he was going to shoot and kill someone.