North metro police blotter
- February 5, 2013 - 10:54 AM
Theft. A purse was stolen from an unlocked vehicle parked in the street on the 1900 block of 134th Lane NW.
Burglary. A computer, keys and a vehicle were stolen from a home on the 13800 block of Round Lake Boulevard NW. The suspect gained entry through an unlocked basement window.
Burglary. Jewelry was stolen from a home on the 8700 block of Baltimore Street NE.
Theft. A 2002 Oldsmobile Aurora was stolen from a driveway on the 10500 block of Pierce Street NE. The owner started the vehicle to warm it up and when he returned, it was gone.
Theft. Three firearms were stolen from a trailer on the 6900 block of 20th Avenue.
Medical. An intoxicated 55-year-old man was taken to the hospital after he was found passed out in front of Pickle Park, 7820 University Av. NE. He had a .36 percent blood-alcohol content, police said.
Robbery. A man, 55, said he was assaulted and robbed of $340 during a drug deal on the 700 block of 53rd Avenue NE.
Theft. Two employees, a man and a woman, were arrested on suspicion of stealing more than $10,000 over the past several months at Wal-Mart, 8450 University Av. NE.
Disorderly conduct. A woman reported she had just given birth and a man came to the hospital and made threats if it happened that he was not the father.
Suspicious activity. A smell of narcotics was reported coming from an apartment on the 5600 block of East River Road. The officer saw no signs of narcotics use. The tenant was using a degreaser to clean the kitchen and an air freshener.
Reported fight. Officers responded to a home on West Brenner Pass NE. on a report of two males fighting. The officer found it was one person trying to get his intoxicated friend into the house. A fight did not take place.
Burglary. Someone broke into a home on the 1700 block of 143rd Avenue NE. and stole a television, guns and other items.
Theft. A snowblower was stolen from the 6800 block of 20th Avenue.
Burglary. Cash and jewelry were stolen from a home on the 19400 block of Jasper Street NW. Entry was gained through an unlocked garage service door.
Theft. Four tires and rims were stolen from a vehicle in a driveway on the 18900 block of Flamingo Street NW. The suspect left the vehicle on blocks.
Theft. A 24-year-old woman reported her iPhone was stolen while she was working at Lexi Nails, 2701 39th Av.
Burglary. A computer and an undetermined amount of cash were stolen from Touchless Tunnel Car Wash, 3801 Stinson Blvd.
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.
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