Tigard Police Blotter: March 2020

This information is provided by the Tigard Police Department and represents a partial log of calls received by the department last month. The department’s non-emergency phone number is 503-629-0111. The community tip line can be reached at 503-718-COPS.

March 1 – 3:31 a.m. – A caller reported that his neighbor’s boyfriend and another person brandished handguns and asked him, “Do you want to know what’s up,” in Spanish as the caller passed the neighbor’s patio in the 9000 block of SW Greenburg Road. The caller had been complaining that someone had parked in his space.

4:38 p.m. – Someone reported seeing two people who were wearing bandanas on their faces in the area of SW Dartmouth Street and SW Pacific Highway.

March 2 – 2:30 a.m. – An intoxicated man was being disruptive at Banning’s Restaurant. He was told to get a ride home and never to return to the restaurant.

3:03 a.m. – Twelve needles were found in front of a shopping center in the 14000 block of Barrows Road. Behind the store, there was an intoxicated man was vomiting and stumbling around.

5:50 a.m. – A man was sleeping in the laundry room of an apartment complex in the 12000 block of SW Hall Boulevard. He refused to leave when ordered and was temporarily detained.

March 4 – 8:04 a.m. – A man was taking items from bins at the Goodwill donation center in the 13000 block of SW Pacific Highway and trying to sell them to customers at an adjacent gas station. He also reportedly urinated on a tree and then changed into clothes taken from a donation bin.

9:46 a.m. – Two males got into a fight in the Tigard Public Library lobby. They were reportedly throwing things at each other.

March 7 – 12:50 p.m. – A dead skunk was in the road in the area of SW Bonita Road and SW 83rd Court.

1:45 p.m. – A woman reported that a male driver stole her parking space at Washington Square mall. She refused to move on because the people in the offending car were laughing at her and requested an officer to do something about it.

7:02 p.m. – An intoxicated man called police because he was angry that he had been kicked out of a bar in the 13000 block of SW Pacific Highway.

March 11 – 1:04 p.m. – Used needles were found at a location in the 14000 block of SW 76th Avenue.

5:35 p.m. – A caller reported hearing two gunshots in the 7000 SW Pfaffle Street.

8:37 – A caller reported that a man was at their window in the 8000 block of Pfaffle Street. When confronted, the suspect told the caller that he was just urinating and took off.

March 13 – 12 a.m. – A brother and sister were having a physical fight in the 14000 block of SW 112th Avenue.

7:27 p.m. – A syringe containing a dark brown, reddish substance was found in the restroom of a business in the 7000 block of SW Dartmouth Street.

9:02 p.m. – A woman reported that someone vandalized her car in the 7000 block of SW Dartmouth Street by covering it with raw meat.

March 14 – 12:52 a.m. – A man reported that his ex-girlfriend returned to his residence, stole his stuff and threw rocks at a window.

6:54 p.m. – A “very friendly” goldendoodle was wandering in the 13000 block of SW Hawks Beard Street. The dog’s owner was located.

7:02 p.m. – An overturned portable toilet was partially blocking the road in the area of SW 128th Avenue and SW Walnut Street.

March 15 – 2:25 a.m. – A reportedly drunken man was trying to drive away from a bar in the 12000 block of SW Scholls Ferry Road. He was blowing onto an alcohol monitor and an alarm was going off. He was arrested for DUII.

3:47 a.m. – Two people were detained on suspicion of stealing tires from an America’s Tire Co. store. They had been reportedly throwing tires into a Jeep.

March 16 – 7:47 a.m. – Someone threw rocks through the window of a law office in the 6000 block of SW Hampton Street.

6:47 p.m. – A group of kids walked into Dick’s Sporting Goods, yelled at the manager and made off with an armful of merchandise.

8:05 p.m. – Two sisters had a verbal argument.

March 17 – 5:31 p.m. – A man was in a parking lot on SW Main Street for at least two hours. He had been dancing around.

6:34 p.m. – Someone tried to buy cigarettes from a 76 gas station on SW Pacific Highway using a fake $100 bill.

11:10 pm. – A customer refused to leave a business on SW Pacific Highway after the business had closed. The customer was in the bathroom talking to herself and running the water.

March 18 – 3:27 a.m. – A cat was dying in the road on Greenburg Road. It appeared to have been hit by a car.

1:34 p.m. – A man was standing next to a play structure at Woodard Park taking photos of kids.

March 19 – 1:21 p.m. – A woman reportedly stole a bamboo plant that was on the counter at the McDonald’s on SW Main Street.

4:34 p.m. – A man was walking up and down a parking lot in the 7000 block of SW Hunziker Road talking to himself in an aggressive way.

March 20 – 1:57 a.m. – A mother called police to report that her daughter was missing. During the call, the daughter contacted her mother and said she fell asleep at a friend’s house.

4:32 p.m. – Two juveniles were detained for firing BB guns in the area of SW Bull Mountain Road and SW Roy Rogers Road.

March 21 – 12:45 a.m. – A man reported being hit over the head while he was looking in his trunk. The suspects then grabbed the victim’s gun from the trunk and used it to rob him. The two male suspects made off with about $30 and the victim’s keys and gun.

March 24 – 12:48 p.m. – A man was “visibly upset” that the dog park on Winterlake Drive was closed. He reportedly cut off a padlock to access the park.

March 25 – 4:03 p.m. – A caller reported that someone dropped a rock from the Highway 217 overpass at SW 72nd Street, breaking the caller’s windshield.

6:43 p.m. – A caller, who was trying to sell a vehicle, reported that a woman took the car for a test drive and never brought it back.

March 26 – 7:40 a.m. – Two juveniles were taken into custody on suspicion of assault and theft after a parent reported that her son had been jumped.

2:56 p.m. – A caller said that a gas station attendant became aggressive after the caller asked the attendant to practice social distancing.

9:38 p.m. – A group of teens was reportedly having a “wild party” on a trail near the 12000 block of SW Ash Street.