North metro police blotter
- January 15, 2013 - 10:55 AM
Theft. A diaper bag was stolen from a vehicle parked in an unlocked garage at a home on the 3900 block of 174th Lane NW.
Theft. A tuxedo was stolen from an unlocked vehicle on the 2200 block of Bunker Lake Boulevard NW.
Theft. A man called to report that his ex-wife had taken their dead son's ashes and other items from a home on the 100 block of East Road. He was advised on ways to handle the dispute in court.
Public assistance. A woman wanted an officer to contact her estranged husband and advise him to stop dropping off her personal belongings to their child's day care. An officer advised the man to stop dropping items off with the day care provider.
Theft. A humidifier was stolen from the porch of a home on the 7100 block of East River Road.
Check welfare. Officers responded to a 911 hang-up call from an apartment on the 6500 block of Channel Road NE. A small child had been playing with the phone and there were no problems.
Hunting inquiry. A man came to the police department at 6431 University Av. NE. asking about deer hunting in the city. He had seen a large buck near Rice Creek. He was informed of the ordinance that prohibits hunting within the city.
Theft. Two ice augers and a leaf blower were stolen from a shed on the 8000 block of Pinewood Drive NE. The padlock had been cut off.
Robbery. A 41-year-old woman was robbed at gunpoint by three males, ages 18-25, at 26th and Newton Avenues N. The suspects fled on foot after taking $30.
Drunken driving. A 60-year-old man was arrested for drunken driving after arguing with a neighbor over a parking spot on the 5000 block of Londonary Avenue.
Underage consumption. A 19-year-old Brooklyn Park man was cited for underage consumption and possession of marijuana on the 2200 block of Woodale Drive.
Assault. A 31-year-old man was arrested for assault after a disturbance was reported on the 2400 block of County Road 10.
Burglary. Jewelry and electronics were stolen from an apartment on the 5700 block of Quincy Street.
Burglary. Two men, both 18, were arrested after a neighbor reported a burglary in progress at a home on the 14700 block of Neon Street NW.
Theft. A 24-year-old man and a 24-year-old woman were arrested for theft and other charges for stealing a medical bag from the St. Anthony Fire Department rescue vehicle that was responding to a medical call at Wal-Mart, 3800 Silver Lake Road. A witness provided information on the suspects' vehicle. The medical bag was recovered from the vehicle.
Items are selected from reports made to police departments and are not intended to provide a comprehensive picture of crime.
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