North metro police blotter
- August 6, 2013 - 3:30 PM
Theft. A car battery was stolen out of a locked vehicle on the 10500 block of Central Avenue NE.
Theft. A 1996 Honda Accord was stolen from the 600 block of Northtown Drive NE.
Theft. Someone from Springbrook Drive NE. sold a necklace on Craigslist and was paid with counterfeit money.
Property damage. A basketball hoop was damaged at Golden Lake School, 1 School Road.
Theft. A woman left her wedding ring at the Wave Pool, 750 County Pkwy. A NW. When she went back, it was gone.
Burglary. A computer was stolen from an unlocked apartment on the 11600 block of Dakotah Street NW.
Drunken driving. A 41-year-old man was arrested for drunken driving after he went through McDonald’s drive-through at 11364 Foley Blvd. NW. drinking a beer.
Theft. Someone stole 14 dumbbells from the exercise room at Colonial Estate Apartments, 11360 Robinson Drive NW.
Theft. Two rings were reported stolen from a home on 132nd Lane NW. Police reports said the homeowner’s son had a party at the home while she was out of town, and now the rings are missing.
Theft. Newly planted flowers were stolen from alongside a garage on the 5600 block of W. Bavarian Pass NE.
Dispute. An officer mediated a dispute between two females over a parking space at Wal-Mart, 8450 University Av. NE.
Property damage. A 48-year-old man was cited for property damage and discharging a weapon without a permit after he shot his neighbor’s shirt with a pellet rifle while it was hanging out on a clothes line.
Indecent exposure. A 22-year-old man was cited for indecent exposure after he was observed urinating in the parking lot at Bamboo Betty’s, 3800 Restwood Road.
Harassment. Officers warned both parties to stay away from one another after responding to a neighbor harassment report on Patriot Lane.
Property damage. Two tires on a vehicle were slashed on the 9500 block of Hamline Avenue.
Theft. Tires and yard equipment were stolen from Midwest Motor Express, 2169 Mustang Dr.
Arson. Someone set fire to a portable toilet at Groveland Park, 2815 Ardan Av.
Drunken driving. A 60-year-old Mounds View man was arrested for drunken driving following a traffic stop at County Road I and Woodlawn Drive.
Theft. A 34-year-old woman was arrested for felony motor vehicle theft on 37th Avenue NE. and Stinson Boulevard following a high-speed pursuit.
Traffic violation. A 66-year-old woman was cited for misuse of a handicapped parking permit at Wal-Mart, 3800 Silver Lake Road NE.
Public intoxication. An intoxicated 35-year-old man was taken to a special care facility after he was found lying in Silverwood Park, 2950 County Road E. His blood-alcohol concentration was .39 percent, police said.
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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