Items are selected from reports made to police departments and are not intended to provide a comprehensive picture of crime in a neighborhood or community.
Children alone: Officers went to a home on the 7800 block of Maple Hill Road to check on children, ages 1 and 4, who had been left home alone. Officers found the 1-year-old sleeping. An 18-year-old man arrived home and said the 13-year-old sister was supposed to be watching them. A report was sent to child protection.
Missing adult: A 23-year-old woman was reported missing from a home on the 9400 block of Cain Road. The reporting party said their daughter was not answering her phone or text messages and it was unusual. They called a short time later to say the daughter was fine. Her phone had gotten wet and wasn’t working.
Theft: A 20-year-old Shakopee man was arrested for stealing two agates from Excelsior Coin Gallery, 449 Second St.
Public cosumption: Officers found a 30-year-old Excelsior man drinking alcohol on the steps at Trinity Episcopal Church, 322 2nd St. He told officers he was there because it was a quiet place to think. He was informed he could not drink in public, so he walked home.
DWI: A Chanhassen man, 43, was arrested for drunken driving and child endangerment after leaving Lago Tacos, 30 Water St., with a child in the vehicle.
Theft: Statues valued at $25,000 were stolen from a garage on the 5200 block of Schaefer Road.
DWI: A 17-year-old boy was arrested for drunken driving and juvenile consumption of alcohol after the vehicle he was driving was in an accident on Mavelle Drive and Glouchester Avenue.