Bainbridge blotter | Unwelcome visitor

Selected reports from the Bainbridge Island Police Department blotter.

FRIDAY, JUNE 15

8:35 a.m. Police were called to a Wing Point-area home by a resident claiming his son’s ex-girlfriend was there and would not leave.

Upon arrival, police found the woman, 36, of Bainbridge, standing near her car, telling the homeowner she didn’t care about the police being there. She approached the officer in a “hurried walk,” arms at her sides, fists clenched. When told to back up again, the woman proclaimed she was not a threat. She approached again in the same way and was told if she did not back up she would be restrained.

The woman told police she used to live at the house and had come back to get her child’s clothes.

When asked, the resident, a man, 65, said he refused to discuss the matter until the woman left. Police told her to leave, and she did.

The man said the woman had dated his son and had been calling the house in the early hours of the morning to harass them. When nobody answered, she’d come over to the house and try to get in. The man said he had no problem returning the laundry to the woman, but he didn’t want her in his house again as she has a protection order against his son (who lives there) and he does not want his son arrested.

The man was advised to seek a protection order against the woman.

More in News

Bainbridge blotter | Just scraping by

Selected reports from the Bainbridge Island Police Department blotter. THURSDAY, AUG. 23… Continue reading

Island woman not hurt in three-vehicle collision

A Bainbridge Island woman escaped injury after her Ford F150 pickup truck… Continue reading

First day of school at Sakai | Photo of the day 9.5

Students at Sonoji Sakai Intermediate School listen as Sakai Principal Jim Corsetti… Continue reading

Ethics complaints filed against Bainbridge Councilman Peltier, Councilwoman Nassar

Two ethics complaints have been filed against Bainbridge Island Councilman Ron Peltier,… Continue reading

Test results for Bainbridge students come in higher than statewide average

School testing results released last week show Kitsap County students in line… Continue reading

Bainbridge blotter | Rowdy rider on the ferry

Selected reports from the Bainbridge Island Police Department blotter. TUESDAY, AUG. 21… Continue reading

Welcome back, Maddie | Photo of the day 9.4

New third-grade teacher Madeline Ketcheside (center) stands with her former third-grade teacher… Continue reading

Cancer research benefit planned

The Children’s Hospital Bargain Boutique is hosting “Be Part of the Cure”… Continue reading

Expert researcher speaks to BIGS

The Bainbridge Island Genealogical Society will welcome an expert researcher as the… Continue reading

Most Read