UPDATE: This post has been updated since it was first published. Details on the June 11 armed robbery have been added. A June 12 armed robbery report appears to have been incorrect and may have been a database error. It has been removed.
It was a busy week for police and fire calls in Eastlake and Portage Bay. There were four auto thefts reported and, more alarming, an early morning armed robbery:
- June 7: Property destruction, 2900 block of Eastlake Ave. E., 11:51 a.m.
- June 7: Theft, 2000 block of Franklin Ave. E., 7:43 p.m.
- June 7: Transformer fire, 1800 block of Eastlake Ave. E., 8:30 p.m.
- June 8: Auto theft, 2800 block of Eastlake Ave. E., 4:01 p.m.
- June 9: Noise disturbance, 2200 block of Franklin E., 1:04 a.m.
- June 9: Suspicious person, 2000 block of Fairview E., 9:11 a.m.
- June 9: Residential burglary, 2700 block of Fairview Avenue E., 5:38 p.m.
- June 10: Residential burglary, forced entry, 2300 block of Eastlake Ave. E., 6:08 a.m.
- June 10: Trespass, 200 block of E. Galer, 9:44 a.m.
- June 10: Felony arrest, intersection of Fairview E. and Fairview N., 5:53 p.m.
- June 11: Auto theft, 1500 block of Franklin Ave. E., 6:17 a.m.
- June 11: Drug sale (marijuana), 3100 block of Broadway E., 7:14 a.m.
- June 11: Armed robbery, 200 block of E. Garfield, 6:18 a.m.: The victim reported he was driving his car out of his parking garage. He saw the suspect apparently trying to break into a white truck parked on the east side of Franklin. As the victim drove up, the suspect stood in front of the victim’s vehicle, holding what appeared to be a sawed-off shotgun wrapped in a red vinyl bag. The suspect pointed the weapon at the victim and told him to get out of the car. The victim did, the suspect got in and drove off. The victim told police his wallet, credit cards and ID were in the car. No word on a description of the suspect.
- June 11: Theft, 2200 block of Yale Ave. E., 11:49 a.m.
- June 11: Burglary, unoccupied structure on residential property, 2700 block of Harvard E., 2:49 p.m.
- June 12: Auto theft, 3100 block of Portage Bay Pl. E., 1:29 p.m.
- June 12: Auto theft, 2300 block of Franklin E., 2:57 p.m.
- June 12: Auto recovery, 2300 block of Franklin Ave. E., 4:38 p.m
- June 12: Disturbance, 2000 block of Minor Ave. E., 9:11 p.m.
- June 13: Auto theft, 100 block of E. Blaine, 11:03 a.m.
See the complete map at SeattleCrime.com.