North metro police blotter
- April 23, 2013 - 12:57 PM
Burglary. A computer and jewelry were stolen from a home on the 3100 block of 150th Lane. Suspects gained entry by forcing the back door open.
Property damage. A BB gun discharge made six holes in the siding of a home on the 13100 block of Tyler Street NE.
Underage drinking. A 19-year-old man was cited for underage consumption of alcohol on the 6900 block of Brian Drive. He was intoxicated and looking for his friend’s house, police said.
Theft. A woman’s jacket was stolen from Willy’s Bar at 2501 Coon Rapids Blvd. NW.
Theft. A 1998 Mazda 606 was reported stolen from a bank parking lot on the 21400 block of Aberdeen Street NW. As it turned out, the owner had permission to leave the broken-down vehicle in the lot overnight, but left it there longer. The bank reported it abandoned and it was towed away.
Assist a family. Officers went to a home on a report of a verbal domestic incident. A woman and her husband were upset with their 24-year-old son for changing the channel on the television. Everyone had been drinking alcohol, the report said. The son was taken to his home in a nearby city.
Suspicious activity. Two suspicious boxes were found in the parking lot at Medtronics Inc., 710 Medtronic Pkwy. NE. An officer checked and both boxes were empty.
Animal complaint. A resident from the 6300 block of Squire Drive NE. requested help in releasing a raccoon that was caught in a live trap. An officer observed that the raccoon was in good health and was able to release it.
Animal neglect. A dog was taken into custody after it was found to be in unbearable living conditions at a home on the 1200 block of Onondaga Street NE.
Theft. A catalytic converter was stolen from a work van parked on the 7200 block of W. Commerce Circle NE.
Theft. Someone stole 20 batteries located at the side of a home on the 17000 block of Bataan Street NE.
Suspicious vehicle. Officers went to the 9000 block of North Highway Drive regarding a suspicious vehicle. A 24-year-old woman and a 48-year-old man were arrested for possession of burglary tools, tampering with a motor vehicle, property damage and driving after suspension.
Theft. A snowmobile, Bobcat, semi truck motors and Jet Skis were stolen from a yard on the 21200 block of Rum River Blvd. NW.
Traffic violation. A 30-year-old woman was arrested for a warrant after she was stopped for not wearing a seat belt on St. Anthony Boulevard and Coolidge St. NE.
Public intoxication. An intoxicated 31-year-old woman was seen walking in the 3800 block of 39th Avenue. Officers took her home and released her to the custody of her roommate.
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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