Animal complaint. A woman reported to police that she found a snapping turtle at Hwy. 55 and Pinto Drive, picked it up and put it in her vehicle. She drove to a swampy area and was unable to get the turtle out of her vehicle. An officer came and removed the turtle from her vehicle, and she carried the turtle to the water and released it.
Property damage. A mailbox was blown up by fireworks on the 4800 block of Trenton Lane N.
Burglary. Copper was stolen from a building under construction on the 11200 block of Hwy. 55.
Burglary. Two boys, ages 14 and 15, were arrested for committing burglaries at two homes, one on the 10500 block of 52nd Avenue N. and one on the 10600 block of 52nd Avenue N.
Illegal fireworks. A 38-year-old Richfield man was cited for shooting off illegal fireworks on the 6900 block of Pillsbury Avenue S.
Animal complaint. A resident from the 25600 block of Maple View Court reported seeing a bear in the woods behind his home.
Residential lockout. A woman called police because she was locked out of her home and her dog was locked inside on the 5000 block of Barrington Way. She was upset when an officer told her that she would need to call a locksmith.
Animal complaint. An officer assisted a homeowner on the 5100 block of St. Alban’s Bay Road in transporting a snapping turtle into a pond.