Thief flees into oncoming traffic | Federal Way crime blotter
December 6, 2010 · 7:45 PM
Following is a sample from the Federal Way police log:
• Eluding police: At 1:34 p.m. Nov. 30 at 1804 S. Commons, a suspect stole $195 worth of merchandise from Famous Footwear. During a pursuit, the suspect attempted to elude police by failing to yield and then driving into oncoming traffic.
• Missing medications: At 10:40 a.m. Nov. 25 in the 28600 block of 25th Place South, several prescription medications were reported stolen from a victim during a Thanksgiving gathering.
• Stolen artwork: At 11:17 a.m. Nov. 28 in the 35200 block of 3rd Place Southwest, two large Chinese vases were stolen from a victim's front porch. The vases are valued at $700.
• Counterfeit: At 1:16 p.m. Nov. 29 at 34727 Pacific Highway South, a woman passed a counterfeit $20 bill.
• Stabbing: At 3:49 a.m. Nov. 29 in the 2200 block of Southwest 334th Street, police were dispatched to a scene where a victim suffered a stab wound to his back. He was transported to the hospital. Two suspects were located and booked into jail.
• Robbery: At 11:01 p.m. Nov. 30 at 34512 16th Ave. S., GameStop was robbed by two unknown suspects.
• Home burglary: At 11:41 p.m. Dec. 1 in the 1900 block of Southwest Campus Drive, a resident reported a home burglary. Several electronics were stolen. The stolen items were valued at $7,340.
• Trespassing: At 4:06 a.m. Dec. 1 at 357000 Enchanted Parkway South, an officer witnessed three suspects on a closed car lot's property. The men were getting in and out of vehicles. They fled the scene but were located later.
• Lewd activity: At 5:11 p.m. Dec. 2 in the 1600 block of South 272nd Street, a male suspect pulled up to an unknown female victim, rolled down the passenger side window of his vehicle and drew the female's attention to his genital area, where the man was inappropriately touching himself. The suspect followed the victim while she tried to summon help.
• Fake cash: At 12:05 p.m. Dec. 2 at 34520 16th Ave. S., WalMart reported accepting $450 worth of counterfeit cash in a day's time. Three counterfeit $100 bills, three $20 bills and one $50 were accepted.