Reckless Driving tops police blotter

By Matt Wendland

Reckless Driver Strikes Deputy at Scene of Fire
A driver in SeaTac was charged with reckless driving on December 19th after failing to obey the direction of a King County Sheriff’s deputy. While observing the work of emergency responders at the scene of a fire near the intersection of 166th Street and 33rd Avenue South, the distracted driver struck a deputy with their vehicle and then narrowly missed a parked Medic 1 vehicle when attempting to flee the scene. The Deputy was not reported as seriously injured.

Police Arrest Man For Beating Pregnant Girlfriend in Library
Burien Police arrested a man in his mid twenties who they believed fled the Burien Library and City Hall after attacking his pregnant girlfriend on the evening of December 22nd. Police found the man a block north of Burien Town Square Park. Though he denied being involved in any incident, witnesses identified him and the man they had scene knocking down a woman, striking her with his fists, and kicking her several times in the stomach. Witnesses believed that the woman was in her third trimester of pregnancy. Though the victim did not face any life threatening injuries, paramedics transported her to the Highline Medical Center to check on the health of the unborn baby.

Intoxicated Man Attacked After Party Foul
SeaTac Police broke up a party and committed a man to detox after he was beaten by partiers for committing a party foul at the Olympic View Apartments on December 17th. Party-goers reported that the man was attacked by residents of the apartment hosting the party after he broke their glass table as a result of his drunkenness. The man did not receive any life threatening injuries and SeaTac Police did not report charging the party hosts.

Home Thefts and Burglaries
16000 blk International Blvd, 4400 Blk S 168th St, 17000 blk Military Rd S, 4200 blk S 170th St, 16800 blk 37th Av, 5100 blk S 168th St, 12200 blk 2nd Pl SW, 166000 blk 15th Av SW, 200 blk S 152nd St, 400 blk SW 160th St, 400 SW 156th St, 2600 S 122nd St, 12200 blk 5th Av S, 13000 blk 12th Av SW, 800 blk SW 152nd St, 2200 blk S 112th St, 1000 Blk SW 148th St, 15900 blk Maplewild Av S, 16200 blk 12th Av SW, 300 SW 110th St

Car Thefts/Break-in's:
3700 blk S 180th St, 15500 Blk 4th Av SW, 900 blk SW 152nd St, 15000 blk Ambaum Blvd SW, 500 blk S 150th St, 16600 blk 1st Av S, 11600 blk 5th Av S, 2200 blk S 112th St, 100 blk SW 148th St, 400 blk S 156th St, 700 blk SW 148th St, 100 blk SW 157th St, 200 blk SW 152nd St, 200 blk 119th St

Assault, Violence:
17200 blk International Blvd, 13700 blk 12th Av SW, 13600 blk Ambaum Blvd SW, 800 blk SW 122nd St, 12600 2nd Av S, 15300 blk 1st Av S, 13300 Blk Ambaum Blvd SW, 1200 blk SW 136th St, 12200 blk Ambaum Blvd SW, 1400 blk S 129th St

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