An unlocked door may have led to a burglary in the 4700 block of Fernridge Lane , according to the Mercer Island Police Department press board.
A woman told Mercer Island Police jewelry was taken from her bedroom between 7:30 a.m. and 12:20 p.m. Tuesday. She told police that she believed that the burglar entered her home through the back door of the garage, which was left unlocked by her children. Loss: $3,000.
The information on this incident came from the Mercer Island Police Department press board. Other incidents on Mercer Island include:
- A flagger for a construction project in the 2700 block of 76th Ave. SE reported that she left her backpack behind a pole Tuesday during her workday and it was missing by 2 p.m. She was carrying clothing in the backpack, including a raincoat, a coat, a sweater and a reflective work vest.