This police blotter is made up of reports made available by the Grays Harbor Sheriff’s Office.
Suspicious person. 1100 Monte Elma Road, Elma; 1:38 a.m. Male in respondent’s yard. Motion detectors went off and a man seen. Respondent told the man she had 911 on the phone. He replied, “Oh yeah?” And then he started singing the song, “I’ll be watching you.” He also said, “I’m still watching you.” The voice was unfamiliar and caused the woman to cry.
Dangerous dog. Evergreen Village Land, Elma; 11:35 a.m. A pit bull was accidentally let out of the house, then went to a neighbor’s house and attacked the neighbor’s dog, breaking the dog’s back. Voluntarily gave up pit bull to be euthanized.
Bones found. Schouweiler Road, Satsop; 12:32 p.m. Respondent sees bones at a location by a parking lot. Thought they might be human bones, but Chief Criminal Deputy Steve Shumate says it was actually deer bones.
Traffic accident. 4800 Block of Wynooche Valley Road, Montesano; 5:18 p.m. Silver mini van is upside down. Tow truck on the way.
Fight. Devonshire Road, Montesano; 5:44 p.m. More than 100 people seen, booze and drugs involved. Looks like there are a lot of fights going on; deputy responds and sees a crowd dispersing and no fights.
Burglary. 4800 Block of Highway 12, Elma; 10:05 a.m. Home accessed via kitchen window, flat screen stolen.
Noise complaint. Winkelman Heights Lane, Montesano; 1:38 a.m. Neighbors are being loud — lots of music, revving motorcycles.
Trespass. 200 Block of Monte Elma Road, Montesano; 2:28 p.m. Barn being accessed by transients; tarps found. Door was partially found open. Nobody there now.
Malicious Mischief. Hurd Road, Satsop; 12:47 p.m. Someone took the mailbox and post out of the ground and threw it across the street; also happened to neighbor’s mailbox as well.
Fire. Value Parkway, Elma; 11:40 a.m. Truck fire, flames out in the parking lot; but still smoking. Everyone out.
Theft. 100 Block of McCleary Road, McCleary; 1:58 p.m. Lawn ornaments stolen; just noticed.
Fire. Monte Elma Road, Montesano; 7:56 p.m. Flames seen on the deck; turns out to be garbage on fire. Resident poured a jug of water on it.
Accident. 300 Block of Elma Hicklin Road, McCleary; 6:41 a.m. Vehicle drove through respondent’s fence, is now on top of a hedge.
Accident. Boundary Road at Cougar Smith Road, Montesano; 1:55 p.m. PUD crews out fixing pole that got knocked down by a car that hit it and ran off.
Burglary. Moore Road, Satsop; 6:45 p.m. Someone is breaking in via the doggy door repeatedly over the last couple of weeks; nothing missing.
Traffic accident. 300 Block of Elma McCleary Road, Elma; 6:28 p.m. Vehicle on its top in the ditch; one person inside with possible injuries.