North metro police blotter
- January 8, 2013 - 8:56 AM
Theft. A GPS unit and money were stolen from an unlocked vehicle on the 3000 block of 174th Avenue NW.
Burglary. A cellphone and two cameras were stolen from a home on the 4100 block of 146th Avenue NW. Entry to the home was gained through the garage using a garage door opener stolen from an unlocked vehicle.
Littering. A 23-year-old man was cited for littering after an officer found four deer carcasses and a goose carcass in a ditch on the 10600 block of Naples Street NE. The man admitted to the officer that he had butchered the animals but said someone else dumped the carcasses there.
Theft. A chainsaw was stolen from a garage on the 12400 block of Isanti Court NE.
Harassment. A woman called to complain that someone keeps ordering a taxi to her home on the 11600 block of Jefferson Street NE.
Underage consumption. Three 19-year-old males were cited for underage consumption after the vehicle they were in was stopped for a turn-signal violation on the 100 block of Center Road.
Drugs. A 23-year-old woman was arrested for possession of methamphetamine after the vehicle she was driving was pulled over for a stop-sign violation on Center and East Roads. She also was charged with possession of a small amount of marijuana in a motor vehicle, possession of drug paraphernalia and a stop-sign violation.
Theft. A 15-year-old male student was charged with stealing another student's cellphone at Coon Rapids High School, 2340 Northdale Blvd. NW. The school's surveillance cameras revealed the suspect.
Burglary. A safe and an electronic game were stolen from a home on the 18100 block of Hwy. 65.
Animal complaint. Someone reported that their neighbor's cat runs loose outside, hunting birds and squirrels in the 5600 block of 6th Street NE.
Animal complaint. Officers responded to a home on the 100 block of Craig Way NE. to remove a dead woodpecker from the caller's deck.
Theft. A bracelet valued at $6,000 was stolen from a home on the 2900 block of County Road 10.
Underage drinking. A 17-year-old girl was cited for underage consumption of alcohol at an apartment on the 7600 block of Greenfield Avenue.
Theft. A 2002 Volkswagen Jetta was stolen from a parking lot on the 2100 block of Program Avenue.
Theft. An 11-year-old boy stole an iPod from another student at Edgewood Middle School, 5100 Edgewood Drive.
Theft. Firewood was stolen from the Cenex station, 2280 County Road I.
Theft. A 30-year-old man was arrested for shoplifting at Radio Shack, 2701 39th Av. NE.
Drunken driving. A 25-year-old Vadnais Heights woman was arrested for drunken driving on Armour Terrace and Silver Lake Road.
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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