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Tigard/Tualatin Police Log: Sept. 9-13


The Tigard Police Department made the following arrests between Sept. 9 and 13: Theft — 8; elude — 1; drug related — 2; warrants — 5; driving under the influence of intoxicants — 1 interfering with a police officer — 1; driving while suspended — 1; child neglect — 1; criminal mischief — 1.

Sunday, Sept. 13

Children were drinking and doing drugs in the 14600 block of 76th Avenue shortly after midnight.

A woman at Haggen supermarket, 16200 S.W. Pacific Highway, told police that a man tried to grab her and her baby. They were shopping when the man reportedly grabbed the baby’s arm, then grabbed the woman’s shorts and said, “I’ll be back for you!”

A license plate was stolen off a motorcycle at Paradise Harley-Davidson, 10770 S.W. Cascade Ave.

Graffiti was found on a sign in the 9800 block of Walnut Place.

A customer at Whole Foods Market, 12220 S.W. Scholls Ferry Road, threatened to kill another customer.

A loud noise, possible a gunshot, was heard near 79th Avenue and Pfaffle Street.

A woman stole a knife from a business at 11705 S.W. Pacific Highway.

Someone was shooting off bottle rockets in the 9000 block of Washington Square Road.

A man pounded on the doors at Starbucks, 9785 S.W. Shady Lane for 20 minutes after the store had closed. The man claimed to have left his phone inside, but later found it.

Saturday, Sept. 12

Four people got into a fistfight outside of Bonita Villa Apartments, 14650 S.W. 76th Avenue.

Someone stole a man’s motorcycle outside of Paradise Harley-Davidson, 10770 S.W. Cascade Ave.

A man in the 12500 block of Main Street called police after spotting an injured squirrel behind Tigard City Hall.

A man has been sleeping in his car in the 9800 block of McKenzie Street for the past few months.

A woman refused to leave Metro PCS, 13185 S.W. Pacific Highway. The woman screamed at employees and caused a scene.

Someone stole Labor Day decorations from a home in the 13900 block of Hillshire Drive. The homeowner told police this wasn’t unusual, noting that Halloween and Christmas decorations were stolen the year before.

Someone robbed Maddy’s bar, 12085 S.W. Hall Blvd., at 8:30 a.m. The robber handed the clerk a written note claiming to have a gun, then r an off with an undisclosed amount of cash.

Someone tried to rip a pneumatic tube out of the ground at Bank of America, 11999 S.W. Pacific Highway.

A group of people raced cars in the Washington Square mall parking lot, 9585 S.W. Washington Square Road.

Three loud blasts, possibly gunshots, were heard in the 11400 block of Fonner Street.

Friday, Sept. 11

A woman took a man’s lottery ticket at The Bounty Hunter saloon, 11445 S.W. Pacific Highway.

A door-to-door salesman in the 12800 block of Ridgefield Lane was not who he claimed to be. The company he worked for had no one by that name in the area, according to a neighbor.

A woman carrying a bag of trash in the 13900 block of Pacific Highway yelled at people and threw her bag of trash at cars.

Thursday, Sept. 10

A large turtle walked down the 12300 block of Ann Court at 3 p.m.

A man sat on a bench near a pond in the 9600 block of Oak Street. The man appeared to be on drugs and several syringes were seen around the area.

A car’s tires were slashed four times in the 13500 block of Ash Avenue and a bush was uprooted.

A man slept in some bushes in the 13200 block of Pacific Highway.

A woman at Franz Bakery, 10840 S.W. Cascade Ave., dropped her purse in the parking lot. Her wallet was stolen by two women before she could reclaim it.

A man did “the money switch scam” on a woman in the 12000 block of Hall Boulevard.

Wednesday, Sept. 9

A man and woman were panhandling so aggressively that they tried to get into a man’s car in the 12200 block of Main Street.

A woman in the 11500 block of 135th Avenue told police that a company had hacked into her home computer and was controlling its actions.

A woman threatened her neighbor in the 10900 block of 95th Avenue.

A homeless group was “making a mess” in the 11500 block of Pacific Highway.

Someone tried to break into a house in the 13700 block of 130th Place.

Counterfeit bills were used at Northwest Armory, 13500 S.W. Pacific Highway.

A car ran into a bus stop near 62nd Avenue and Taylors Ferry Road.

A shoplifter stole a jacket full of boxed fragrances from Victoria’s Secret, 9591 S.W. Washington Square Road.

A dog ran loose near 79th Avenue and Leiser Lane.


The Tualatin Police Department reported the following between Sept. 8 and Sept. 14: 712 calls for service, 25 traffic crashes and 10 arrests.

Monday, Sept. 14

A vehicle was struck and damaged by another vehicle, whose driver left the scene without providing information, near the intersection of Logan Lane and Boones Ferry Road.

Sunday, Sept. 13

An aggressive, unleashed dog attacked another dog on the sidewalk in the 7300 block of Delaware Circle.

A Tigard man was allegedly caught taking $140 from the till at Fred Meyer, 19200 S.W. Martinazzi Ave., where he worked. He was cited for larceny and released.

Two cars collided in a parking lot in the 19200 block of Martinazzi Avenue, resulting in property damage.

A wallet was found at a playground in the 21800 block of 91st Avenue.

A man reported losing his driver’s license and debit card while at Elmer’s Restaurant, 14055 S.W. Pacific Hwy.

A Tualatin man was arrested for violating the terms of his release agreement in the 8500 block of Tualatin Road.

A red Diamondback 21-speed mountain bike valued at $300 was stolen by an unknown man in the 7700 block of Nyberg Street.

Saturday, Sept. 12

Two vehicles were involved in a crash on Lower Boones Ferry Road, near the intersection with Southwest Childs Road.

Two vehicles were involved in a rear-end crash near the intersection of 90th Avenue and Sweek Drive. The drivers of the vehicles left the scene and the vehicles had to be towed away due to damage.

A cellphone was stolen from a business in the 8500 block of Warm Springs Street. The suspect was recorded by a camera at the location.

Two vehicles were involved in a crash at the intersection of Tualatin-Sherwood Road and 124th Avenue. One of the drivers was using a company car at the time.

A Tualatin man was arrested on an outstanding warrant in the 8300 block of Mohawk Street.

A Tigard man was arrested for disorderly conduct in the 19400 block of Boones Ferry Road.

Friday, Sept. 11

A rear license plate was stolen from a vehicle in the 10700 block of Clear Street.

A customer was kicked out of Oregon Auto Center, 17835 S.W. Pacific Hwy., after confronting employees and expressing displeasure with the service.

A resident of the 6900 block of Nyberg Street donated to a “questionable organization.”

Thursday, Sept. 10

Someone received graphic, threatening emails in the 21800 block of 109th Terrace.

A crash took place at the intersection of Boones Ferry and Tualatin-Sherwood roads, but fault could not be immediately determined.

Batteries were stolen from Walgreens, 17850 S.W. Lower Boones Ferry Rd.

A Tualatin man was arrested for driving under the influence of intoxicating drugs after being stopped for traffic violations near the intersection of Avery Street and 95th Avenue.

A 12-foot utility trailer valued at $1,200 was stolen from outside the owner’s business in the 20100 block of 95th Avenue.

Wednesday, Sept. 9

A person was warned about trespassing in Subway, 19419 S.W. Martinazzi Avenue.

A Tualatin man was treated and cited for possession of methamphetamine after an overdose in the 6800 block of Southwest Nyberg Street.

Someone in Greenville, S.C., cashed fraudulent checks using the account information of Coldstone Creamery, 7656 S.W. Nyberg St.

Multiple people were told to stay out of city parks and one was cited for violating a city ordinance in the 8300 block of Nyberg Street.

A Tualatin man was arrested for attempting to elude police in a motor vehicle near the intersection of Sagert Street and 65th Avenue.

A homeless man was arrested on a misdemeanor warrant in the 18600 block of Boones Ferry Road.

Multiple people attempted to access someone else’s property without permission in the 11300 block of Herman Road. They fled when the owner approached them.

Tuesday, Sept. 8

A Portland man was arrested near the intersection of Lower Boones Ferry and Bridgeport roads for disorderly conduct and interfering with a police officer.

A break-in was reported in a portable classroom at Byrom Elementary School, 21800 S.W. 91st Ave. During the break-in, the unknown vandal broke glass, damaged a door and discharged a fire extinguisher.

A woman’s wallet was stolen out of her car in the 18100 block of Lower Boones Ferry Road.

A rear-end crash between two vehicles occurred at the intersection of Southwest Teton Avenue and Tualatin-Sherwood Road.

More than $4,000 worth of items were stolen from a vehicle in the 18000 block of Lower Boones Ferry Road.

A Tualatin man was arrested on outstanding warrants in the 19600 block of 65th Avenue.


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