Police Beat

Pellet struck a man walking on Tommy Thompson Trail

A man walking on the Tommy Thompson Trail near 28th St .and T Ave. Wednesday was apparently struck in the head by a pellet and taken to Island Hospital for evaluation, according to a release from Anacortes Police.

Police Blotter, June 18 - 25, 2021

A man sleeping in a dumpster at a South March Point business was upset when he was rousted from the dumpster, prompting a police call.

Police Blotter, June 12 - 18, 2021

Police rounded up two loose dogs after a business owner on Commercial Ave. spotted them running at large near the busy street on Friday, June 18. The dog owner said there were contractors at her house who inadvertently let the dogs out.

Police Blotter, June 5 - 10, 2021

Photo by Marilyn Griffith Pinquoch

Police investigated blue spray paint damage to numerous trees around Mt. Erie and Sugar Loaf in the Anacortes Community Forest Lands this week.

Police Blotter, May 29 - June 4, 2021

A local woman bought nearly $10,000 worth of gift cards to clear what she thought was a bank problem that turned out to be a scam.

School District follows up on Threat Investigation

The Anacortes School District continues to cooperate with the Anacortes Police Department on a likely prank bomb threat, based on a message left on a district voicemail over the weekend.

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