Police blotter: Twin Cities north metro
- Wire services
- February 26, 2013 - 6:47 PM
Theft. A work vehicle was stolen from a lot on the 3000 block of 162nd Lane NW. The vehicle was located in St. Francis later that afternoon.
Theft. An envelope containing cash was stolen from a home on the 3400 block of 133rd Lane NW.
Burglary. A purse was stolen from an unlocked vehicle parked in a garage on the 200 block of 139th Lane NW. The overhead garage door had been left open.
Theft. A catalytic converter was stolen from a vehicle on the 9600 block of Naples Street NE.
Property damage. A 26-year-old man was arrested for property damage and disorderly conduct after a road rage incident on University and 125th avenues NE.
Property damage. Someone poured sugar into the gas tank of a vehicle on the 11900 block of London Street NE.
Burglary. Cash was stolen from Yummy Buffet, 12379 Champlin Dr.
Weapon. A 70-year-old man accidentally shot himself in the leg at Carlos Avery Wildlife Management Area off W. Broadway and South Road. He and some friends had gone to do some target shooting and he slipped getting out of their vehicle. His friends took him to a hospital.
Indecent behavior. A man was taken to a detox facility after repeatedly going to the sauna naked at LivInn Suites, 5201 Central Av. NE.
Disorderly conduct. A 7-year-old boy threatened to shoot three of his classmates. The school staff talked to him about his threat and a parent was notified.
Suspicious. A dog found suspicious bones on the 6400 block of Riverview Terrace NE. The bones were brought to the medical examiner for review.
Burglary. Earrings, a necklace and poker chips were stolen from a home on the 7700 block of Groveland Road. A 1998 Buick Regal also was stolen. The vehicle was recovered six days later and a 21-year-old male was arrested on suspicion of burglary.
Theft. A 37-year-old Mounds View man was arrested on suspicion of shoplifting at DealSmart, 2573 County Road 10.
Drunken driving. A 30-year-old Brooklyn Park woman was arrested on suspicion of drunken driving at an apartment on the 2400 block of County Road I after officers responded to a dispute over money.
Drugs. A Mounds View man, 23, was cited for possession of marijuana and drug paraphernalia after his vehicle was stopped for a limited driver’s license violation on County Road 10 and Pleasant View.
Theft. Two men, ages 35 and 41, were arrested on suspicion of theft, possession of burglary tools, property damage and tampering with a motor vehicle after someone reported two suspicious men looking in garages on the 13900 block of St. Francis Boulevard NW.
Theft. A trailer with two snowmobiles was stolen from a driveway on the 6500 block of 169th Lane NW. The lock had been cut off.
Disturbance. A 31-year-old man was taken to a detox facility after a disturbance was reported at an apartment on the 3800 block of Macalaster Drive. He had a blood-alcohol reading of 0.27 percent, according to the police report.
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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