by Mina Hochberg and Matt Schroeder
A Ford Bronco parked at an apartment complex in the 18000 block of 142nd Ave. was broken into on Friday, May 24 between 5-8 a.m. The passenger-side window was pried open with a small tool. A night-vision monocular and two 900 Megahertz hand-held radios were stolen.
At some point between May 12 and 25, an undisclosed amount of cash, and a laptop computer were stolen from a local business.
A 46-year-old male Woodinville resident, possibly from Canada, is suspected of contracting deck work without a license during the period of May 15-25. The suspect is also under investigation for a multi-million dollar fraud case in British Columbia.
On Saturday, May 25, someone broke into a blue Vanagon in Jerry Wilmot Park. The middle passenger-side window was smashed in, possibly with a screwdriver. A purse containing a wallet and personal items was taken.
On Saturday, May 25, at approximately 10:30 p.m., someone broke the back window of a local video store. Nothing was stolen.
Between 7:30 p.m. on May 28 and 7:15 a.m. on May 29, an '83 Cressida and an '80 Nissan were broken into at a local auto body shop. The cars sustained an estimated $600 in damages, and stereo speakers were stolen.
About a week-and-a-half ago, police responded to a report of an intoxicated person at the Woodinville Park & Ride. The man was not intoxicated, but turned out to be a missing person from Seattle. He was taken to Harborview.