North metro police blotter
- December 18, 2012 - 11:56 AM
Theft. A 2010 GMC truck was reported stolen from U-Haul Moving and Storage, 9890 Central Av. NE. The truck was unlocked and the keys were in it. The truck was found 15 days later in the U-Haul lot.
Theft. Copper gutters and downspouts were stolen from a business on the 1500 block of Viking Boulevard NE.
Suspicious person. A 22-year-old intoxicated man was trying to get into the Holiday convenience store at 7295 University Av. NE. after it was closed. Officers found him laying next to the building. He was taken to a detox facility.
Medical. A 2-year-old girl was taken to the hospital after taking several sleeping pills at an apartment on the 120 block of 83rd Avenue NE. The mother was in another room when the child took the pills.
Assist family. Officers mediated a situation between a father and his 16-year-old daughter at a home on the 5500 block of Regis Drive NE. The daughter was upset because her father took away her cellphone.
Recovered. A fish house stolen out of Isanti County was found in a parking lot on the 100 block of 83rd Avenue NE.
Check welfare. Officers responded to a home on the 6400 block of 5th Street NE. regarding a neighbor yelling. Officers found a man who was upset because he could not remove rings from his hands. They were hurting him.
Burglary. Cash and televisions were stolen from a home on the 2800 block of 159th Avenue NE.
Burglary. Jewelry, cash and credit cards were stolen from an unlocked home on the 23900 block of Typo Creek Drive NE.
Theft. A gun, ammunition and a wallet were stolen from an unlocked vehicle on the 8600 block of 217th Avenue NE.
Robbery. A 29-year-old woman was robbed at knifepoint by two males ages 15-19 as she was waiting at the bus stop on 7th Street N. and Lyndale Avenue N. The suspects fled with her purse, which contained $700 and identification cards.
Theft. Two women were caught stealing wire from a dumpster behind Century Link, 6651 141st Av. NW. Century Link officials declined to press charges due to the limited value of the wire. The women were released and advised to stay off the property.
Theft. A 54-year-old woman was arrested for theft and possession of a small amount of marijuana at Bill's Superette, 15299 St. Francis Blvd. NW.
Theft. A light bulb was stolen from a fixture on the garage of a home on the 7700 block of Greenwood Drive.
Theft. A 44-year-old was arrested for shoplifting at Wal-Mart, 3800 Silver Lake Road.
Disturbance. An intoxicated man, 35, was taken to a detox facility after he got into an argument with another resident at the Plaza Apartments on the 3800 block of Macalaster Drive. He had a 0.28 percent blood-alcohol reading, police said.
Theft. A silver serving set was stolen from an apartment on the 2600 block of Kenzie Terrace.
Theft. A 1998 Acura was stolen from the driveway of a home on the 2600 block of Silver Lane.
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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