Support Local Journalism


Subscribe


Police

Kittcom received the following calls on May 19-20 (calls are made to the 911 line and the non-emergency business line):

n An extremely angry raccoon was reportedly on the north side of a store on South Water Street tearing up garbage bags and mauling white plastic bins. The raccoon had not attacked a human at that time.

n A vehicle title was reported stolen on West 11th Avenue.

n A stop sign reportedly was tagged on Pierce Street and West First Avenue in Kittitas.

n A brown and white cow reportedly was in the roadway on Vantage Highway and North Ferguson Road.

n A Chevy Silverado reportedly was hit while parked on Tree Farm Road in Easton.

n A man who reportedly had been drinking fell into a display in a store on West First Street in Cle Elum and broke it.

n Three bicycles were reported stolen from underneath a stairwell on North Walnut Street.

n A theft was reported on North Walnut Street.

n A counterfeit $20 bill reportedly was received at a business on South Water Street.

n A German shepherd reportedly was running in and out of the roadway on Clerf Road.

n Cows were reported at large on Tipton Road.

n Kids reportedly had moved a picnic table to the basketball court to use as a jump/ramp and a corner of it had broken off on West Second Street in Cle Elum.

n A man reported two dogs harassed him while he was riding his bicycle on Coal Mines Trail.

n Items were reported stolen off property on Fairview Road.

n Mail, including a tax return check, was reported stolen on North Teanaway Avenue in Cle Elum.

n Stoplights on First Street in Cle Elum reportedly were not working.

n Subjects reportedly could be heard whistling and hollering in a parking lot on North Poplar Street. The reporting party believed it to be gang activity.

n A tree reportedly fell on lines on Robinson Canyon Road.

n A black bear reportedly was tearing through garbage in a backyard on Tamarack Drive in Ronald.

n There were 21 reports of unemployment fraud in Kittitas County.

Fire

Kittcom received the following calls on May 19-20 (calls are made to the 911 line and the non-emergency business line):

n The smell of electrical burning was reported in a structure on West Utah Avenue in Roslyn.

n A pickup towing a horse trailer reportedly was fully engulfed in flames on Interstate 90, mile post 79.

n A bonfire was reported on Hungry Junction Road and state Route 97.

Arrests

The following people were booked in Kittitas County Jail from May 19-20 (Bail and arresting agency information not available for all bookings):

n A 30-year-old Puyallup man was arrested by Ellensburg Police officers for possession of a stolen vehicle and forgery. No bail.

n A 56-year-old Cle Elum man was arrested by Kittitas County Sheriff’s deputies for second-degree assault/domestic violence. No bail.

n A 30-year-old Easton woman was arrested by Kittitas County Sheriff’s deputies for fourth-degree assault/domestic violence. No bail.

n A 22-year-old Ellensburg woman was arrested by Ellensburg Police officers for failure to appear for third-degree theft and fourth-degree assault/domestic violence. Bail $1,000.

Comments

Keep it Clean. Please avoid obscene, vulgar, lewd, racist or sexually-oriented language.
PLEASE TURN OFF YOUR CAPS LOCK.
Don't Threaten. Threats of harming another person will not be tolerated.
Be Truthful. Don't knowingly lie about anyone or anything.
Be Nice. No racism, sexism or any sort of -ism that is degrading to another person.
Be Proactive. Use the 'Report' link on each comment to let us know of abusive posts.
Share with Us. We'd love to hear eyewitness accounts, the history behind an article.