West metro police blotter
- November 13, 2012 - 8:04 AM
Medical. A 44-year-old man was taken to the hospital after being struck and sliced by an airplane propeller he was working on in the 7800 block of Maple Hill Road.
Property damage. Someone driving a four-wheeler damaged several fairways and greens at Shamrock Golf Course near the 7900 block of Maple Hill Road.
Drugs. A 19-year-old Edina man was cited for possession of marijuana and an 18-year-old Edina man was cited for being in the park after hours at Alden Park, 6750 Belmore Lane.
Theft. An iPad was stolen from a waiting room after it was left behind on the 6400 block of France Avenue S.
Alcohol violation. An intoxicated 39-year-old man was taken to a detox facility after he was found walking along the 5900 block of France Avenue S.
Theft. Two girls, ages 16 and 17, were arrested for stealing clothing from Macy's at Southdale Center.
Theft. A GPS unit was stolen from an unlocked vehicle on the 6900 block of York Avenue S.
Theft. About 300 gallons of gasoline was stolen from a tank on the 2000 block of County Road 90.
Animal complaint. A 14-year-old boy was bitten by a dog on the 3000 block of Nelson Road. The dog was placed in quarantine for 14 days and is now listed as a potentially dangerous dog.
Animal complaint. Someone called to report a dead deer in a ditch on the 5600 block of Koch's Crossing.
Theft. A stereo, speakers and gas were stolen from a boat on the 4900 block of Industrial Street.
Missing animals. A person called to report that two goats were missing on the 2000 block of County Road 90. The owner called a while later to report that the goats had been found.
Burglary. Four storage units were broke into and numerous items were stolen at Western Spaces Mini Storage 5305 Pioneer Creek Drive.
Animal complaint. A 5-year-old boy was bitten by a dog on the 4600 block of Fern Street.
Theft. A 44-year-old Minnetonka man was arrested for stealing scrap metal from a fenced area on the 3900 block of Arrowhead Drive.
Curfew violation. Officers seized more than 280 rolls of toilet paper from three teenagers on North Arm Drive. The teens were cited for curfew violations.
Weapons. A 32-year-old Maple Grove man was arrested for reckless discharge of a firearm at a home on the 6500 block of 15th Avenue S. after shots were reportedly fired. Two Minneapolis men, ages 21 and 31, were cited for disorderly conduct at the same house.
Theft. A shotgun was stolen from an unlocked vehicle on the 6300 block of 5th Avenue S.
Theft. A hot tub cover was stolen from the 6800 block of Upton Avenue S.
Robbery. A backpack and wallet were taken at gunpoint from a victim on 63rd Street W. and Nicollet Avenue S.
Susan Hilliard • 612-673-7131 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.
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