This police blotter is made up of reports made available by the Grays Harbor Sheriff’s Office.
Vehicle prowl. 1100 Block of Monte Elma Road, Satsop; 7:08 a.m. ash tray full of change stolen; as well as expensive items in car.
Burglary. Glenn Road, Montesano; 12:19 p.m. Suspects posing as renters broke into property.
Burglary. Monte Brady Road, Montesano; 2:11 p.m. A homeowner interrupted the burglary. He told police he heard noises from the front of his house and armed himself with a .40 caliber pistol. He allegedly found the 30-year-old man inside his house. The suspect pleaded with the home owner not to shoot him and then convinced him to come outside and see that he had a pregnant girlfriend. The homeowner went outside and saw the woman in the truck, along with the 23-year old man, who he initially thought was a woman, but turned out to be a guy. As the homeowner tried to call 911 on his cell phone, the 30-year-old man allegedly attacked him and wrestled the gun away. The gun went off twice during the struggle, but no one was injured. All three suspects were arrested a week later.
Theft of vehicle. 1100 Block of Highway 12, Montesano; 5:47 p.m. Blue 1988 Mazda stolen.
Burglary. 300 Block of Monte Brady Road, Montesano; 7:01 a.m. Burglary to outbuildings on the property; occurred overnight. Forced entry of windows. Buildings have been entered.
Suspicious circumstance. 700 Block of Arland Place, Montesano; 1:28 p.m. Has physical evidence of an attempted gas siphoning. Not sure what scared the suspect off, but gas can and siphoning hose were left behind next to vehicle.
Theft. 800 Block of Englund Avenue, Montesano; 6:17 a.m. Someone smashed window overnight and stole chainsaw from truck.
Vehicle prowl. 100 Block of Clemons Road, Montesano; 7:06 a.m. Vehicles prowled overnight. Wallet and other items stolen.
Assault with a knife. Camp Creek Road, Montesano; 4:24 p.m. Son is freaking out, has a knife in hand; concerned will hurt himself or the caller. Later, taken into custody.
Vehicle prowl. 100 Block of Clemons Road, Montesano; 4:02 p.m. Locked vehicle prowled overnight. No damage done to vehicle.
Vehicle prowl. Clemons Road, Montesano; 4:39 p.m. Purse being stolen out of car two night ago.