Bainbridge blotter | A man and his mirror are soon parted

Selected reports from the Bainbridge Island Police Department blotter.

Selected reports from the Bainbridge Island Police Department blotter.


11:54 a.m. A 56-year-old Kingston woman in a 2001 Toyota Highlander was heading north on Highway 305 and slowed down for the traffic light at High School Road and was hit from behind by a 26-year-old Port Hadlock man in a 2001 Dodge.

The Port Hadlock man had a suspended license in the third degree and no insurance.

The woman complained of neck and back pain and drove herself to Harrison Bainbridge for a medical evaluation.

3:36 p.m. A 28-year-old Seattle man was cited for inattentive driving after he drove his 2011 Mazda into the back end of a 2016 Jeep Wrangler driven by an 18-year-old man from San Antonio, Texas.

Both drivers were heading toward the ferry and waiting for the traffic light on Highway 305 at Winslow Way.

The Seattle man said traffic had started to move but he was looking down at  his phone and not paying attention when he struck the Jeep.


3:43 p.m. A 65-year-old Bainbridge Island man reported the driver’s side mirror on his 1989 Honda Civic had been broken while parked in a lot on Madison Avenue South.

He did not have any clue as to who may have broken it, or why, and nothing was missing from the car.