West metro police blotter
- April 30, 2013 - 3:04 PM
Curfew violation. Three juveniles were cited for curfew violations on the 2400 block of Hwy. 7.
Underage drinking. Two men, ages 18 and 19, were cited for underage consumption of alcohol on the 7200 block of Conestoga Court.
Alcohol issue. An intoxicated woman, 34, was passed out in the back of a taxi on the 19800 block of Olde Sturbridge Road. She did not have keys to her home and her cellphone battery was dead. Officers located her husband and he took care of her.
Fire. Fire departments from eight cities extinguished a blaze at a building on the 20000 block of 75th Avenue N. The cause of the fire is under investigation.
Burglary. Someone broke into an underground garage and stole items from numerous vehicles on the 6000 block of Eden Prairie Road.
Theft. A black opal turtle valued at $177.50 was stolen from a home on the 400 block of Washington Avenue. The post office delivered it but the victim never received it.
Theft. A laptop computer was stolen from a shelf at the Southdale Library, 7001 York Av. S. The owner left the library and forgot the computer. When he returned the next day it was gone.
Assault. A 22-year-old man was taken to the hospital after he was found lying in a snowbank at Southdale. He was assaulted by unknown people on a party bus. He was incoherent and appeared intoxicated, police said.
Underage drinking. A 19-year-old man was cited for underage drinking, disorderly conduct and property damage at his parent’s home on the 1300 block of Hwy. 7.
Animal complaint. Llamas at large were reported on the 8400 block of County Road 10 East.
Burglary. Someone entered Westland Dental at 318 Clydesdale Trail and sprayed lubricating oil on several pieces of computer equipment.
Theft. A purse was stolen from an unlocked locker at Life Time Fitness, 3600 Plymouth Blvd.
Underage drinking. Officers responded to the 5300 block of Norwood Lane N. regarding a disturbance and discovered a drinking party. Fourteen juveniles and five adults were cited for underage consumption of alcohol.
Theft. An iPod Touch was stolen from a substitute teacher at Richfield High School, 7001 Harriet Av. S.
Theft. An engagement ring was stolen after it was left in a tanning booth at Palm Beach Tan, 2936 66th St. W.
Burglary. Pieces of crockery were stolen from a home on the 3600 block of Hwy. 25.
Theft. More than $4,000 worth of tools was stolen from a shed on the 10100 block of Oak Avenue.
Susan Hilliard • 612-673-7131
Items are selected from police reports and are not intended to provide a comprehensive picture of crime in a neighborhood or community.
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