Northwest NEWS

November 2, 1998

Local News

Police Beat



by Andrew Walgamott
   Oct. 29: A 29-year-old man was booked for fourth-degree assault after hitting, choking and dragging his 24-year-old roommate over furniture at their Edgewood Apartment. Following the assault, the suspect was picked up at a local tavern.
   Oct. 27: A 27-year-old Woodinville man was arrested on suspicion of a burglary that occurred in the Woodinville Heights neighborhood, and taken to the King County jail. Investigative leads and a witness who saw the suspect leaving the area, led police to him.


compiled by John Phelps
   Oct. 28: Suspect failed to yield right of way to police car. He refused to provide any information to police. He was booked into King County Jail.
   Oct. 27: Couple left for work at 5 p.m. Woman returned at 1:48 a.m. and found man dead in his car. Victim appeared to have been working on his car. Police officer found nothing inconsistent with a natural death.
   Oct. 27: A 33-year-old woman told police officers she just wanted to die and asked them to kill her. She had been drinking. She was taken to Harborview for a mental health evaluation.