West metro police blotter
- August 27, 2013 - 1:50 PM
Theft: A purse valued at $5,570 was stolen from the Louis Vuitton store in the Galleria.
Theft: A 2004 Honda motorcycle was stolen from the 7200 block of York Avenue S.
Theft: A purse was stolen from an unlocked vehicle at Jerry’s Foods, 5125 Vernon Av.
Theft: An 81-year-old Edina woman was arrested for stealing merchandise from Cub Foods, 6775 York Av. S.
Underage consumption: A 17-year-old Excelsior boy was cited for underage consumption at an apartment on the 500 block of Linden Street following a noise complaint.
Theft: An Eden Prairie man reported his vehicle was stolen from Lake Street. Police were later notified the vehicle was not stolen. A friend of his had moved the vehicle and did not tell him.
Property damage: A Victoria man reported that a soda had been dumped on his windshield in McDonald’s parking lot, 770 Excelsior Blvd. He was advised to wash the car. The man said he did not have time to do that.
Trespassing: A woman reported that her husband found a male passed out on their couch in an apartment on the 200 block of School Avenue. The husband woke the suspect up and sent him on his way. Afterward they discovered the man had urinated on their bathroom and kitchen floors. The suspect had gained entrance through the unlocked door.
Drunken driving: Officers responded to Little Long Lake regarding females skinny dipping. A vehicle leaving the area was stopped. The 20-year-old driver was arrested for drunken driving. The three passengers, a 19-year-old and two 20-year-olds, were cited for underage alcohol consumption.
Theft: Catalytic converters were cut off three vehicles in a lot on the 9600 block of 84th Avenue.
Vandalism: Eggs and jelly were thrown on a home in the 9100 block of Rice Lake Road.
Underage consumption: An intoxicated 17-year-old girl was cited for underage consumption after she was found lying unconscious on the 6600 block of Upton Avenue S.
Disturbance: A 42-year-old Richfield man was arrested for violating an order for protection after he was found carrying a baseball bat on the 100 block of 78th Street W.
Disorderly conduct: A 26-year-old Richfield man was arrested for disorderly conduct following a disturbance at an apartment on the 7400 block of Lyndale Avenue S.
Welfare check: Officers located an intoxicated 21-year-old man stumbling on Highway 7 near Old Market Road. The man told officer he was walking home to Eden Prairie after getting into an argument with his mother at Maynard’s in Excelsior. His alcohol level was .247 percent. A friend was called to pick him up.
Animal complaint: A resident from the 27000 block of Noble Road called police to report a dead raccoon in his yard. An officer moved the animal to a wooded area to let nature take its course.
Theft: A bicycle was stolen from an open garage at a home on the 20600 block of Woodhaven Place.
Susan Hilliard • 612-673-7131
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