Bainbridge blotter | Bainbridge porn plays poorly in China

Selected reports from the Bainbridge Island Police Department blotter.

Saturday, July 13

6:33 a.m. A father reported someone was sleeping in his son’s truck while it was parked at the police station on Winslow Way. The window had been broken. The man in the truck said he was a friend of the son and was using the truck to sleep in as he was intoxicated. He said he tried to squeeze his arm through a gap in the window to unlock it and broke the glass. The next day, the son and father contacted police and wanted charges filed against the man. The son said that they don’t run in the same circles. Police forwarded a report to prosecutors.

12:49 p.m. Employees of a daycare on Madison Avenue reported a theft. They discovered various electronic items were missing and likely taken while they were in training that morning. Stolen items include an iPad mini with stand and charger, keyboard, printer and an iPod touch with charger. The items were in a room located next to an exterior door. The total value of items stolen was $790.

Monday, July 15

2:15 p.m. A woman said someone used her credit card number to make online purchases at Walmart totaling $1,095. The items were sent to an address in Tennessee.

4:21 p.m. A man in China called police to report that someone on Bainbridge was sending him pornographic photographs. The man did not say whether the photos were illegal in nature. The man was referred to the FBI.

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