West metro police blotter
- May 14, 2013 - 1:44 PM
WEEK OF APRIL 22
Domestic assault. A woman was arrested for domestic assault after she grabbed her boyfriend’s face and threatened him at their home. They were arguing over a changed computer password.
Trespassing. Officers responded to the Carver County jail, 606 E. 4th St., regarding a man knocking on a window outside the jail. The man told officers he was knocking on the window in order to say hello to a friend who is incarcerated there. Officers advised him to leave before he was arrested for trespassing.
Recovered. A stolen snowmobile was recovered in the woods on the 7800 block of County Road 101.
Property damage. Someone drove a vehicle on the lawn and into a retaining wall at a home on the 5600 block of Brookview Avenue.
Theft. Jewelry valued at $1,200 was stolen from an unlocked locker at LA Fitness, 4175 W. 76th St.
Theft. A 77-year-old Eden Prairie woman was arrested for shoplifting at Home Goods, 7435 France Av. S.
Theft. A 2004 Ford Freestar was stolen overnight from the parking lot of Pinstripes at 3849 Gallagher Drive.
Drugs. Two men, ages 31 and 35, and a 29-year-old woman were arrested for possession of methamphetamine on the 12800 block of Elm Creek Boulevard N.
Fire. A 27-year-old Maple Plain man was cited for an illegal burn and burning prohibited materials after he was found burning plastic and garbage on the 1600 block of Marsh Avenue.
Fire. A male was cited for burning without a permit on Chateau Way after a fire got out of hand and caused a larger grass fire.
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Theft. Rings were reported stolen from the 100 block of South Street W. It was determined to be a civil matter.
Indecent exposure. An officer observed an intoxicated 57-year-old man urinating in Cowboy Jack’s parking lot on the 4120 Berkshire Lane N. Formal complaint charges were pending.
Theft. A 2002 Ford F250 was stolen from an apartment parking lot on the 3600 block of Lancaster Lane N. It was recovered in another city.
Burglary. Someone cut through a window screen and stole money from a home on the 6400 block of Harriet Avenue S.
Theft. A man reported that two days earlier, two women invited him to spend a night in their room at the Motel 6 at 7640 Cedar Av. S. When he woke up the next morning, all of his personal property was gone.
Forgery. A counterfeit bill was used to pay for a lunch account at Richfield High School, 7001 Harriet Av. S.
Drunken driving. A 43-year-old Richfield man was arrested for drunken driving, having an open bottle in a vehicle and violating a permit to carry a gun. He was arrested at his home on the 7000 block of 4th Avenue S.; he had a gun in his possession while he was intoxicated.
Burglary. Beer and fishing equipment were stolen from the garage of a home on the 800 block of Goldfinch Drive.
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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