Blaine Police Department reports: November 8-16, 2019


November 8, 9:52 a.m.: A person reported a man was yelling and cursing inside of his vehicle, and then started throwing stuff out of his vehicle. Officers arrived and contacted the male subject outside of his vehicle who had already picked up the stuff he had thrown out of his vehicle and placed it into a trash can. The male subject refused to answer any questions. Officers determined no crime was committed and the male subject did not appear to be a threat to himself or others. Officers cleared without incident.

November 8, 2 p.m.: A person reported his boat motor was stolen off his sailboat, which was moored at the Blaine marina. Case under investigation.

November 8, 6:16 p.m.: Blaine Police Department officers took a suspicious person report via phone from a Blaine school district employee regarding the conduct of another employee. Investigation ongoing.

November 8, 7:01 p.m.: Officers responded to a call of a man being assaulted at the Blaine skateboard park. A 35-year-old man struck an 18-year-old man. Officers located the suspect. He was issued a criminal citation for punching the other man.

November 8, 9:29 p.m.: Officers responded to an injured owl in the roadway. An officer removed the owl from the roadway and later turned it over to the Whatcom Humane Society to be treated.

November 9, 11:52 p.m.: Officers responded to a report of a person yelling outside a residence. Officers contacted the resident who advised an ex-girlfriend showed up uninvited and was yelling at him from outside the house. He requested she be trespassed when she is contacted. Officers checked the area and were not able to locate her.

November 12, 10 a.m.: Officers responded to a welfare check in the 500 block range of E Street. An individual reported that she is worried about her mother, who she had not spoken with in five years. Officers attempted to contact the woman at her residence but were unsuccessful. It also appeared that she was not home at the time. Officers will check back again at a later time.

November 12, 10:15 a.m.: Blaine police were dispatched to investigate a series of odd voice messages left on the city’s answering machine over the weekend. Officers were able to determine the caller’s identity and are aware of substantial mental health issues at play.

November 13, 1:25 p.m.: The school resource officer was advised that a student brought alcohol to Blaine High School and was being uncooperative with school staff. The juvenile student was found to be in possession of suspected alcohol and was disciplined by the school. Charges were forwarded to the juvenile prosecutor.

November 15, 5:21 p.m.: A woman called police to report a man rolling around in the roadway. Police found the heavily intoxicated man stumbling down an alleyway. The man did not want any police or medical help and walked the short distance to his home.

November 15, 6:50 p.m.: While dealing with a neighbor dispute, officers were told of a person possibly following a group of juveniles. No personal contact was made and no crime occurred. The actions will be documented.

November 16, 8:40 a.m.: Blaine police were dispatched to the Peace Arch port of entry for a report of a man in possession of almost five times the legal limit of marijuana. An officer arrived and arrested, cited and released the man with a mandatory court date. U.S. Customs officers returned the man to Canada.


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