Chain-saw swinging man tops police blotter

By Shara Wallace

Man swinging chainsaw
Several people called police to report a man swinging a chainsaw around. Police arrived at the South 13600 Street block and 3rd Avenue South to find a man walking down the middle of the roadway swinging a running chainsaw. Deputies were able to take the man into custody without incident. No injuries were reported. He was booked into SCORE jail for unlawful carrying of a dangerous weapon.

Woman arrested after stealing patrol car
A woman was arrested for allegedly stealing a King County sheriff’s deputy’s patrol car then crashed it. This happened in the area of 1st Avenue South and Southwest 132nd Street in Burien. Deputies were responding to a 911 call of suspicious activity. When deputies arrived a woman jumped into one of the patrol cars and took off. She made it about 30 seconds before crashing it. Then, she tried to flee on foot but was apprehended shortly after. Police did not say what the woman crashed into and no injuries were reported.

Car break-ins, vandalism, prowlers, theft
3000 blk S. 154th St., 12600 blk 20th Ave. S., 14600 blk 25th Ave. S.W., 800 blk S.W. 132nd St., 1000 blk S. 115th St., 12400 blk 1st Ave. S.W., 2000 blk S. 125th St., 1000 blk S.W. Seahurst Park Rd., 14600 blk 24th Ave. S.W., 2000 blk S.W. 150th St., 15400 blk Des Moines Memorial Dr., 400 blk S. 156th, 13200 blk Ambaum Blvd. S.

Residential burglaries and break-ins
2000 blk S. 144th St., 15200 blk 30th Ave. S., 13900 blk 5th Pl. S., 1000 blk S. 116th St., 12000 blk 10th Ave. S., 1000 blk S.W. 156th St., 600 blk S. 152nd St., 12000 blk 10th Ave. S.

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