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San Juan Islands Sheriff's Log April 20-26: Elderly assailant at gravel pit, stolen boat recovered, multiple burglaries in Eastsound,

San Juan County Deputies responded to 150 calls from April 20-26, 2022 including: A Deputy responded to a report of an assault on San Juan Island. The victim reported being poked in the chest by an elderly lady in the gravel pit area on Pear Point Rd.  A Lopez Island deputy took a report of a boat missing from a buoy. An Orcas Island Deputy investigated burglaries to several businesses in the downtown Eastsound area. Forced entry was made to the businesses but no loss was incurred. Dispatch was notified by Skagit County that a stolen boat was headed toward Lopez Island. The Coast Guard arrested the boat thief before he arrived on Lopez. An Orcas Island Deputy responded to a report of a burglary on the 300 block of Main St. An investigation was conducted, and a report authored. Unknown suspect(s) stole approximately $600 worth of tools from a construction site.

The disposition codes are: ACT- active; ALS-Advanced life support; BLS - Basic Life Support; CIC - citation issued; CLO - closed; FAL - false; INA - inactive; NR - no report; UNF - unfounded; GOA - gone on arrival; FTA - failure to appear.

WEDNESDAY, APRIL 20, 2022

22-002400 Citizen Assist 08:20:47 (Lopez Island) CLO

A Lopez Deputy responded to a citizen assist call. A citizen reported frequent reckless driving behaviors on the south end. A report was taken, and patrol will be increased.

22-002401 Theft 08:36:22 (San Juan Island) INA

A Deputy responded to a report of a Theft/Shoplifter at a local business. Upon arrival the Deputy found the caller waiting with the suspect involved. The stolen property was recovered, the business declined to prosecute, and a trespass letter was issued to the suspect. Report made.

22-002402 Citizen Assist 09:24:40 (San Juan Island) ACT

A Deputy on San Juan Island took a report of a possible crypto currency scam. A report was completed.

22-002403 Lost Property 10:09:53 (Lopez Island) INA

A Lopez Deputy responded to a lost property call. A boat that was moored on a buoy is missing. The citizen notified Coast Guard, Dispatch registered the vessel as missing, and the Deputy took a report.

22-002404 Traffic Enforcement 10:40:33 (Orcas Island) NR

22-002405 Trespassing 10:54:09 (San Juan Island) CLO

A Deputy on San Juan Island spoke to a citizen about an individual trespassing in their store. A report was completed.

22-002406 Traffic Violation 11:37:59 (Orcas Island) NR

22-002407 Fraud 12:19:20 (Orcas Island) CLO

An Orcas Island Deputy investigated a fraud report by an Orcas Island resident. No suspect information was available. A report was authored.

22-002409 Fraud 12:42:38 INA

22-002408 Traffic Violation 12:43:36 (Lopez Island) NR

22-002410 Citizen Assist 12:57:54 (San Juan Island) CLO

A Deputy on San Juan Island took a report from a citizen of a fraudulent phone call they received from someone pretending to be from the county and was trying to serve papers. The citizen did not provide any information and did not sustain a monetary loss.

22-002411 Boating Problem 14:08:01 (Lopez Island) CLO

Dispatch was notified by Skagit County that a stolen boat was headed toward Lopez Island. The Coast Guard arrested the boat thief before he arrived on Lopez.

22-002412 Suspicious Person/Circumstance 14:21:21 (San Juan Island) NR

22-002413 Traffic Violation 16:13:42 (San Juan Island) NR

22-002415 Theft 16:26:57 (Lopez Island) NR

A Lopez Island Deputy received a theft of a golf cart complaint from a Center Island resident. The investigation continues.

22-002414 Traffic Violation 16:27:10 (Orcas Island) NR

22-002417 Traffic Violation 16:28:52 (Orcas Island) NR

22-002416 Area Check 16:29:45 (Orcas Island) NR

22-002418 Theft 16:58:34 (Lopez Island) INA

A Lopez Island Deputy responded to a business for a theft complaint. It was determined a customer left the store without paying for items. The customer returned the items and claimed he did not mean to take the items without paying for them. He was criminally trespassed from the store.

22-002419 Suspicious Person/Circumstance 17:21:41 (San Juan Island) NR

22-002420 Agency Assistance 17:59:47 (San Juan Island) ACT

A San Juan deputy responded to a report of an agency assist. The investigation is ongoing.

22-002421 Suspicious Person/Circumstance 18:17:30 (San Juan Island) NR

22-002422 Traffic Violation 20:45:37 (Orcas Island) NR

22-002423 Traffic Violation 22:24:32 (San Juan Island) NR

22-002424 Traffic Violation 22:57:57 (San Juan Island) NR

THURSDAY, APRIL 21, 2022

22-002425 Animal at Large 00:08:41 (San Juan Island) NR

22-002426 Trouble Unknown 07:20:01 (Lopez Island) CLO

A Lopez deputy was called out for a 9-1-1 hang up. The owner of the phone was located and stated his phone malfunctioned.

22-002427 Traffic Violation 08:29:10 (San Juan Island) NR

22-002428 Burglary,NonRes 08:33:29 (Orcas Island) INA

An Orcas Island Deputy responded to a report of a burglary on the 300 block of Main St. An investigation was conducted, and a report authored. Unknown suspect(s) stole approximately $600 worth of tools from a construction site.

22-002429 Traffic Violation 09:09:05 (San Juan Island) NR

22-002430 Citizen Assist 09:34:55 (Orcas Island) NR

22-002431 Burglary,NonRes 09:57:17 (Orcas Island) INA

An Orcas Island Deputy investigated burglaries to several businesses in the downtown Eastsound area. Forced entry was made to the businesses but no loss was incurred. Investigation is on-going.

22-002432 Citizen Assist 10:04:13 (San Juan Island) NR

22-002433 Parking Problem 11:40:36 (San Juan Island) NR

22-002434 Citizen Assist 11:46:31 (Orcas Island) CLO

22-002435 Accident-HitRun 13:20:31 (San Juan Island) NR

22-002436 Citizen Assist 14:06:01 (San Juan Island) NR

22-002437 Parking Problem 14:36:52 (Orcas Island) NR

22-002438 Found Property 14:59:13 (San Juan Island) NR

22-002439 Citizen Assist 15:08:06 (Orcas Island) NR

22-002440 Citizen Assist 15:21:21 (Orcas Island) NR

22-002441 Mental Health 15:26:01 NR

22-002442 Trespassing 16:28:12 (Orcas Island) NR

22-002443 Trouble Unknown 16:34:56 (Lopez Island) NR

22-002444 Citizen Assist 16:48:39 (San Juan Island) NR

22-002445 Traffic Violation 17:30:09 (Orcas Island) NR

22-002446 Traffic Violation 17:43:54 (Orcas Island) NR

22-002447 Traffic Violation 20:55:41 (Orcas Island) NR

FRIDAY, APRIL 22, 2022

22-002448 Trouble Unknown 00:11:41 (Lopez Island) UNF

22-002449 Accident-Injury, Traffic 07:12:37 (Lopez Island) INA

A driver suffered a medical episode and drove off the roadway. Lopez EMS and a deputy responded.

22-002450 Traffic Hazard 07:39:41 (Orcas Island) NR

22-002451 Citizen Assist 09:35:34 (San Juan Island) NR

22-002452 Theft 09:46:49 (San Juan Island) INA

A Deputy on San Juan Island responded to a report of a theft. An item was taken from a shed on private property. The item was listed as stolen and the case documented. No suspect information or workable leads.

22-002453 Mental Health 10:03:13 (San Juan Island) NR

22-002454 Communications Problem 10:57:44 (San Juan Island) NR

22-002455 Assault - Body Force 11:14:47 (San Juan Island) ECV

A Deputy responded to a report of an assault on San Juan Island. The victim reported being poked in the chest by an elderly lady in the gravel pit area on Pear Point Rd. The victim was not injured, declined to assist in prosecution, & just wanted the incident documented. Report made.

22-002456 Trouble Unknown 11:46:33 UNF

22-002457 Trouble Unknown 11:56:04 UNF

22-002458 Traffic Violation 12:40:22 (Orcas Island) CLO

22-002459 Court Order Violation 13:44:23 (San Juan Island) UNF

A deputy was contacted in reference to a Possible Order Violation. The person calling has an Order against a neighbor. After speaking with the person and checking the area, it doe not appear there is a violation at this time. Informational report was taken.

22-002460 Citizen Assist 14:27:16 (Orcas Island) NR

22-002461 Theft 14:39:33 (San Juan Island) INA

A deputy was dispatched to a Theft in the San Juan Island area. The person calling reported a theft from a local business. Vehicle and a suspect description were provided. A report was taken.

22-002462 Accident-NonInj 15:00:40 UNF

22-002463 Threats 15:08:01 (Orcas Island) CAA

Orcas deputies responded to a harassment call near Eastsound. The suspect was found and arrested. A report was taken.

22-002464 Mental Health 15:11:59 UNF

22-002465 Found Property 15:39:48 (Lopez Island) INA

22-002466 Fraud 16:29:34 (San Juan Island) NR

22-002467 Traffic Violation 17:10:19 (San Juan Island) NR

22-002468 Traffic Violation 17:18:47 (San Juan Island) CAA

A San Juan deputy stopped a vehicle as the driver was not wearing a safety belt. The driver was found to have a suspended driver's license. Infractions were issued for no insurance and no seatbelt and the deputy's report will be sent to the Prosecutor's Office for a charging decision.

22-002469 Area Check 18:01:03 (Lopez Island) NR

22-002470 Traffic Violation 18:23:05 (San Juan Island) CAA

A San Juan deputy stopped a vehicle as the owner did not have a driver's license. The driver was issued an infraction for no insurance and the deputy's report will be sent to the Prosecutor's Office for a charging decision for DWLS 3rd degree.

22-002471 Area Check 18:26:00 (Lopez Island) NR

22-002472 Citizen Assist 19:02:14 (Orcas Island) NR

22-002473 DUI 20:02:15 (Lopez Island) NR

22-002474 Citizen Assist 20:06:32 (Orcas Island) NR

22-002475 Traffic Hazard 20:43:06 (Lopez Island) NR

22-002476 Welfare Check 22:35:27 (Lopez Island) NR

22-002477 Suspicious Person/Circumstance 23:00:12 (Orcas Island) NR

SATURDAY, APRIL 23, 2022

22-002478 Animal at Large 08:52:41 (Orcas Island) NR

22-002479 Boating Acc NI 12:35:58 (San Juan Island) NR

22-002480 Theft 13:44:44 (Lopez Island) INA

A Lopez resident reported theft of eggs from a farm stand. Efforts will be made to identify the suspect.

22-002481 Traffic Violation 14:12:19 (Lopez Island) NR

22-002482 Found Property 14:44:45 (Orcas Island) CLO

An Orcas Island Deputy recovered a found bicycle from Buck Park. The bicycle was booked into the Orcas substation as found property and a report authored.

22-002483 Trouble Unknown 15:43:21 (Orcas Island) NR

22-002484 Found Property 16:03:24 (Lopez Island) CLO

A Lopez citizen turned in a lost driver's license found on the side of the road. A Lopez Deputy located the owner and returned the license. The owner mentioned the license fell out of their pocket while they were biking.

22-002485 VIN Inspection 17:07:57 (Orcas Island) NR

22-002486 Welfare Check 18:02:32 (Orcas Island) NR

22-002487 Area Check 18:30:31 (Lopez Island) NR

22-002488 Juvenile Problem 18:36:50 (San Juan Island) NR

22-002489 Non-sufficient Funds Check 18:54:56 (Orcas Island) ACT

22-002490 Vehicle Prowl 19:22:39 (Orcas Island) NR

An Orcas Island Deputy was dispatched to a vehicle prowl in the Eastsound area. It was later determined that a family member had moved the items. No crime was committed.

22-002491 Bomb Threat or Attack 19:39:03 (San Juan Island) NR

22-002492 Vicious Animal 20:01:35 ACT

22-002493 Traffic Hazard 20:04:30 (San Juan Island) CAA

A San Juan deputy responded to a report of a traffic hazard involving an abandoned vehicle blocking the roadway. The deputy located another vehicle driving to the scene with the original driver, who stalled the car. Both had suspended licenses and the report will be sent to the PA for charging.

22-002494 Traffic Violation 20:36:09 (Orcas Island) NR

22-002495 Trouble Unknown 21:01:21 (Lopez Island) NR

22-002496 Welfare Check 21:33:51 (San Juan Island) NR

22-002497 Traffic Violation 21:47:55 (Orcas Island) NR

22-002498 Traffic Violation 22:07:07 (Orcas Island) NR

22-002499 Traffic Violation 22:25:40 (Orcas Island) NR

22-002500 Traffic Violation 22:42:37 (Orcas Island) NR

22-002501 Traffic Violation 23:15:36 (Orcas Island) NR

SUNDAY, APRIL 24, 2022

22-002502 Animal Noise 00:13:46 (Orcas Island) NR

22-002503 Suspicious Person/Circumstance 10:15:27 (San Juan Island) INA

A Deputy on San Juan Island responded to a report of suspicious activity at a group of mailboxes. The suspect had placed business cards in some mailboxes. The suspect was contacted, and a report was completed.

22-002504 Trouble Unknown 12:30:30 NR

22-002505 Boating Problem 14:19:15 NR

22-002506 Fraud 14:28:29 INA

22-002507 Trouble Unknown 15:12:56 NR

22-002508 Court Order Violation 17:06:18 (San Juan Island) CAA

A San Juan deputy responded to a report of an order violation. The deputy's report was sent to the Prosecutor's Office for a charging decision.

22-002509 Traffic Violation 18:09:15 (Lopez Island) CIC

A Lopez Deputy conducted a traffic stop on Mud Bay Road. The driver was issued an infraction for speed and a warning for expired registration.

22-002510 Suspicious Person/Circumstance 18:48:01 (Orcas Island) NR

22-002511 Citizen Assist 19:13:56 (San Juan Island) NR

22-002512 Traffic Violation 19:33:02 (Lopez Island) NR

22-002513 Traffic Violation 19:52:28 (Lopez Island) NR

22-002514 Threats 22:54:59 (San Juan Island) NR

22-002515 Suspicious Person/Circumstance 23:27:45 CLO

A deputy was dispatched to a Suspicious Circumstance in the Friday Harbor area. An unidentified caller advised a person had poured gasoline on themselves and was threatening to harm themselves. The deputy contacted the person and they advised they were not going to harm themselves. Report taken.

MONDAY, APRIL 25, 2022

22-002516 Unwanted Person 00:18:02 (San Juan Island) CLO

A deputy was dispatched to an Unwanted Person in the Friday Harbor area. The deputy arrived and made contact with the person. the person advised they would be sleeping in their vehicle for the night. Informational report taken.

22-002517 Accident-NonInj 08:54:37 (San Juan Island) CLO

A Deputy on San Juan Island took a report of a non-injury accident between a school bus with no kids aboard and a sedan. A report was completed.

22-002518 Theft 09:02:41 (Orcas Island) ACT

22-002519 Missing Person 09:51:36 (Lopez Island) INA

A Lopez deputy was notified of a missing person. The person was found near her home and safely returned.

22-002520 Trespassing 10:24:40 (San Juan Island) INA

A Deputy on San Juan Island spoke with a citizen who wanted to trespass an individual who lives off island. The Deputy was able to contact the individual and the trespass letter was served. A report was completed.

22-002521 Suspicious Person/Circumstance 12:11:16 (Orcas Island) NR

22-002522 Citizen Assist 12:19:19 (Orcas Island) NR

22-002523 Agency Assistance 12:58:49 (Orcas Island) NR

22-002524 Accident-NonInj 13:45:17 (Lopez Island) ACT

A Lopez deputy investigated a 3 vehicle collision on Fisherman Bay Road.

22-002525 Abandoned Vehicle 15:05:13 (San Juan Island) NR

22-002526 Assault - Body Force 15:38:27 (Orcas Island) ACT

22-002527 Suspicious Person/Circumstance 15:54:54 (San Juan Island) NR

22-002528 Welfare Check 16:03:21 (Orcas Island) NR

22-002529 Citizen Dispute 16:58:37 (San Juan Island) NR

22-002530 Trespassing 17:31:49 (Orcas Island) CAA

Deputies on Orcas Island arrested a person for trespassing.

22-002531 Domestic Dispute or Assault 19:00:01 (Orcas Island) CLO

Deputies on Orcas responded to a suicidal subject near Eastsound. The person was transported to Peace Island Medical Center to help with treatment. A report was taken.

TUESDAY, APRIL 26, 2022

22-002532 Alarm 02:30:54 FAL

22-002533 Traffic Violation 08:06:15 (Orcas Island) NR

22-002534 Mental Health 09:28:36 NR

22-002535 Citizen Assist 10:38:35 (Orcas Island) NR

22-002536 Abandoned Vehicle 10:56:40 (San Juan Island) NR

22-002537 Welfare Check 11:26:36 (San Juan Island) NR

22-002538 Welfare Check 11:36:23 (San Juan Island) NR

22-002539 Citizen Assist 12:23:14 (Orcas Island) NR

22-002540 Animal at Large 12:41:21 (Orcas Island) NR

22-002541 Traffic Violation 15:21:59 (Lopez Island) NR

22-002542 Traffic Violation 16:52:12 (Orcas Island) NR

22-002543 Welfare Check 17:00:11 (San Juan Island) NR

22-002544 Found Property 18:05:03 NR

22-002545 Found Property 19:19:31 (Orcas Island) CLO

An Orcas Island Deputy was dispatched to a found property call in the Eastsound area. The property was collected, and a report completed.

22-002546 Parking Problem 21:12:11 (Orcas Island) NR

22-002547 Traffic Violation 21:18:26 (San Juan Island) NR

22-002548 Theft 21:42:47 (San Juan Island) ACT

WEDNESDAY, APRIL 27, 2022

22-002549 Animal Noise 02:10:09 (San Juan Island) NR Total Incidents for This Report: 150

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