Cops find BB gun in bra | Federal Way crime blotter
February 6, 2012 · 12:18 PM
Following is a sample from the Federal Way police log:
• Packing heat in her bra: At 2:04 p.m. Jan. 28 in the 1700 block of SW 359th Street, a woman was unlawfully trespassing on a property. According to the report, when the woman's name was searched in police records, she had an outstanding warrant out of Everett. The woman was taken into custody. As she was searched during her arrest, police discovered what they believed to be a semi-automatic handgun concealed in the woman's bra. The report notes that upon further examination, the gun discovered was actually an AirSoft BB gun.
• Quiet burglars: At 8:54 a.m. Jan. 29 in the 100 block of SW Campus Drive, the victims reported their apartment had been burglarized. According to the report, two of the roommates living in the apartment were home at the time of the burglary, but did not hear anything. They only discovered the burglary the morning after, when they discovered their TV had been stolen. The report notes the unknown suspects made entry through an unlocked window.
• Laundry causes argument between siblings: At 11:45 a.m. Jan. 29 in the 2500 block of SW 334th Street, police responded to a possible domestic violence call. According to the report, a brother and sister had gotten into an argument about who would get to do their laundry first. The brother lost the argument, at which point he punched a wall, causing a picture frame to break, injuring his hand.
• Babies having babies: At 1:08 p.m. Jan. 29 in the 1800 block of South 281st Street, police responded to a possible domestic violence call. According to the report, two people were in an argument, but there was no physical altercation. The argument concerned one of the people, a 14-year-old girl, not helping enough with raising her 4-month-old baby.
• Harassing text messages: At 3:09 p.m. Jan. 29 in the 4600 block of SW 327th Street, the victim reported receiving harassing text messages. According to the report, the victim's soon-to-be ex-wife was sending threatening text messages to the victim, and the victim's new girlfriend.
• Buy one, steal one: At 4:07 p.m. Jan. 29 in the 27000 block of Pacific Highway South, two men stole a can of Sparks malt beverage from a store. According to the report, the two men paid for a can of Sparks, in an attempt to allay suspicion about the can they were attempting to steal. The store clerk called them out on it, at which point they fled the store and left in a vehicle.
• Woman has multiple fake IDs: At 5:32 a.m. Jan. 28 in the 100 block of SW Campus Drive, store employees notified police of a woman attempting to use fraudulent checks and ID. According to the report, when the woman was taken into custody, a search of her purse revealed a number of other fake IDs, along with drug paraphernalia.
• Work vehicle stolen: At 7:15 a.m. Jan. 27 in the 700 block of South 356th Street, a company reported that one of its vehicles had been stolen. According to the report, the unknown suspects cut a chain to enter the property, and then punched out a deadbolt lock to gain entry into the garage where the vehicle was stolen. The report notes that surveillance footage was being reviewed to attempt to identify the suspects.
• Shed burglarized: At 2:37 p.m. Jan. 28 in the 2500 block of SW 325th Place, the victim reported that a standalone shed they have on their property had been burglarized. According to the report, approximately $1,950 worth of personal belongings were taken from the shed.
• Bud Light theft: At 1:23 p.m. Jan. 28 in the 29000 block of Pacific Highway South, two men each stole an 18-pack of Bud Light. According to the report, the two men fled in a vehicle, from which a witness was able to get the license plate number. The license plate number came back as belonging to another vehicle.