Bainbridge Police Blotter | July 2
July 2, 2010 · Updated 9:29 AM
Bainbridge Police reported the following incidents:
7:02 a.m. Police and medical aid responded to a man down on the side of a road who had just suffered a heart attack. Medical personnel performed CPR on the man, and he was airlifted to Harborview Medical Center in Seattle.
He was found by someone walking down the street who used his cell phone to call 911. The man was breathing in short breaths but was unresponsive. Police called the man’s wife in an attempt to learn his history with heart problems. She said he had none.
He had recently been to see his doctor regarding a weight problem.
After his heart rate was stabilized, the man was taken to the helicopter pad and flown to Harborview.
10:54 a.m. A woman contacted police after receiving strange mail, which she thought was sent by a man against whom she filed a protection order.
Earlier that morning the woman received a piece of mail with no return address. She recognized the handwriting to be that of a man who she had taken out a protection against.
In the mail were a number of photographs of the woman. None of them were threatening or elicit. Also in the envelope was a card with a love poem that referred to an upcoming anniversary. The woman thought the letter was talking about the upcoming expiration of the protection order, June 17.
She said the person she filed the protection order against is the only one with access to the photos, and the only one who would send mail to her parents’ home to reach her.
Police attempted to reach the man but calls to listed numbers weren’t answered.
11:34 p.m. A man was assaulted at the Washington State Ferry terminal.
While the victim was reading a text message on his phone a man approached him, smacked the phone out of his hand and asked him if he wanted to fight. The man then punched the victim in the head several times.
The victim said he had never seen the suspect before and had no idea what provoked the attack.
Officer caught up with the suspect and put him into the back of the patrol so the victim could identify him.
There was a small lump on the left side of the man’s head behind his ear and bruising on his right temple.
Officers found drug paraphernalia on the suspect and arrested him for position of the paraphernalia and assault.
8:07 p.m. A woman was arrested for assault after a fight with her adult daughter.
When officers arrived, they could hear shouting coming from the home. A woman, 59, answered and invited officers inside. She said her daughter haf been living with her for the last 10 days but has had issues with narcotics and prostitution in the past. She said they started arguing about past boyfriends.
The mother told her daughter she didn’t want to hear any more from the daughter and to go to her room. The daughter refused, and said to her mother, “make me.”
The mother said she then wrestled with the daughter before grabbing her by the back of the neck in an attempt to force her to her room. She let go and grabbed a container of cottage cheese and threw it all over the house.
The mother told police she knew her actions were wrong. She was arrested and taken to Kitsap County Jail for assault and given a court date.