Neighbor says dog killed chicken | Federal Way crime blotter

The Federal Way Police Department can be reached at (253) 835-6700. - Courtesy image
The Federal Way Police Department can be reached at (253) 835-6700.
— image credit: Courtesy image

Following is a sample from the Federal Way police log:

• Chicken killed: At 2:08 p.m. July 21 in the 600 block of SW 299th Street, the owners of a chicken claimed their neighbor's dog killed the chicken. According to the report, there were no witnesses to the chicken's death. The report notes that the dog owners were issued a warning regarding "the dog's violent propensities."

• Last call turns rowdy: At 2:11 a.m. July 21 in the 35000 block of 21st Avenue SW, a group of men became disgruntled when last call was announced. According to the report, the group tried to force their way behind the bar and got into a confrontation with security personnel. During the confrontation, one of the men from the group is said to have brandished a handgun. The report notes the group of men had dispersed by the time the police arrived.

• Sexual assault of a child: At 12:22 a.m. July 21 at an undisclosed location, the suspect was arrested for "digitally and orally penetrating" a child.

• Target card fraud: At 12:27 a.m. July 21 in the 28000 block of 20th Avenue South, a woman reported that unknown suspects had opened a Target card in her name and had made several charges to it. The report notes the woman only became aware of the issue when she received a late payment notice.

• Vehicles tagged with graffiti: At 8:53 a.m. July 21 in the 35000 block of 25th Avenue SW, a resident of an apartment complex reported that three vehicles near the complex had been extensively tagged with graffiti. The report notes there were no eye-witnesses or leads.

• Storage unit break-in: At 11:22 a.m. July 21 in the 34000 block of Pacific Highway South, the victim reported that their storage unit had been broken into, and approximately $6,900 worth of items had been stolen.

• Woman assaulted by ex-boyfriend: At 12:13 p.m. July 21 in the 1000 block of SW 307th Street, a woman was assaulted by her ex-boyfriend. According to the report, the ex-boyfriend showed up unannounced at the woman's house, and assaulted her when she opened the door.

• Foreign exchange student molested: At 12:44 p.m. July 21 at an undisclosed location, a foreign exchange student reported that her "host" father had inappropriately fondled her breasts. According to the report, this happened during a massage the host father had convinced the student to get from him.

• Bicycle and bag of books appear in man's yard: At 5:48 p.m. July 21 in the 1400 block of South 308th Street, a man reported that an unknown person had left a bicycle and a bag of books on his property. The man requested the items be removed. The report notes that police took the items into custody and booked them into evidence.

• Generator stolen: At 8:56 p.m. July 21 in the 34000 block of 16th Avenue South, a man parked his camper trailer in a store parking lot in order to walk his dog. Before he walked his dog, the man set a generator outside of his camper trailer. Sometime during the walk, unknown suspects stole the generator.


We encourage an open exchange of ideas on this story's topic, but we ask you to follow our guidelines for respecting community standards. Personal attacks, inappropriate language, and off-topic comments may be removed, and comment privileges revoked, per our Terms of Use. Please see our FAQ if you have questions or concerns about using Facebook to comment.

Read the Oct 21
Green Edition

Browse the print edition page by page, including stories and ads.

Browse the archives.

Friends to Follow

View All Updates