Items are selected from police reports and are not intended to provide a comprehensive picture of crime.
Littering. A 37-year-old man was cited for littering and possession of marijuana at Central and 97th avenues NE.
Burglary. Copper pipe and wire were stolen from two homes under construction on the 12600 block of Xylite Street NE.
Theft. A woman reported that her wallet was stolen from her purse while she was at Cub Foods, 2050 Northdale Blvd. NW. The purse was in a shopping cart that had been left unattended while she was in the bakery department.
Disorderly conduct. A dispute between neighbors occurred at townhouses on 121st Lane NW. A man was upset with his neighbor because she never cleans up after her dog. Although the altercation became physical, neither party wanted the other to be cited for disorderly conduct.
Burglary. A woman reported that while she was in the workhouse, her underwear, jewelry and household items were stolen from her apartment on 7th Street NE.
Kidnapping. A 34-year-old man reported being kidnapped by a taxi driver in the area of I-694 and University Avenue NE. Officers stopped the vehicle, a limousine, and spoke with the driver. The driver said the passenger refused to give an address. The passenger said he was scared and thought he was being kidnapped because he did not see a meter in the vehicle. Officers advised the man it was a limo and not a taxi. He was advised to call another taxi.
Animal complaint. A live rooster was hanging upside down from a deck on Polk Street NE. Officers spoke with the owner, who said that a friend would pick up the rooster later in the evening and that it would not happen again.