North metro police blotter
- September 3, 2013 - 2:53 PM
Theft. A woman put her wallet and cellphone on top of her car and drove off from a parking lot on the 300 block of Northtown Drive NE. When she returned, the items were gone.
Burglary. Two wallets and a key fob were stolen out of vehicles parked in a garage on the 900 block of 114th Avenue NE. The garage door had been left open.
Theft. Ten gallons of gas were siphoned from a vehicle parked in a driveway on the 11900 block of 7th Street NE.
Medical. Officers responded to Chipotle, 599 Northtown Drive NE., regarding employees reportedly getting sick from cookies that an employee brought in to work. The cookies tested positive for the controlled substance THC.
Trespassing. Officers warned two men, ages 18 and 19, after they climbed onto the roof of Golden Lake Elementary School, 1 School Road.
Animal complaint. A homeowner was cited for a dog’s habitual barking at a home on the 100 block of Pine Drive, after a neighbor complained of a barking dog.
Indecent exposure. A man was arrested for indecent exposure after he allegedly exposed himself to two women on the 400 block of 71st Avenue NE.
Medical. A man from the 300 block of Longfellow Street NE. was taken to the hospital because he was paranoid and hallucinating after ingesting narcotics.
Drugs. A 22-year-old man was cited for having marijuana in a motor vehicle, driving after suspension of his license and having no proof of insurance on S. Highway Drive and Restwood Road. His vehicle was towed.
Theft. Catalytic converters were stolen from two vehicles on the 2600 block of Scotland Court.
Drugs. A 46-year-old Columbia Heights man was cited for possession of marijuana and drug paraphernalia after officers responded to a disturbance at an apartment on County Road 10.
Weapon. Officers responded to an apartment on the 7600 block of Woodlawn Drive regarding a 9-year-old boy shooting an airsoft gun in the apartment. An officer spoke to the parent and child. The gun was destroyed.
Assault. A 48-year-old man was arrested for assault and terroristic threats after officers responded to a report of two men fighting with a knife on the 2700 block of Hodges Lane.
Theft. A motorcycle was stolen from the 7700 block of Silver Lake Road. It was later recovered in another city.
Theft. Tools valued at $15,000 were stolen from a construction site on the 2500 block of Kenzie Terrace.
Theft. Four males, ages 18 and 19, were cited for theft after they attempted to leave IHOP, 3701 Stinson Blvd. NE., without paying their food bill. One of the 19-year-old men also was cited for assault because he pushed a female server out of the way when she attempted to stop them from leaving.
Theft. A man, 51, was cited for theft at Wal-Mart, 3800 Silver Lake Road, after he took merchandise without paying for it and then attempted to return it for cash.
Susan Hilliard • 612-673-7131
Items are selected from police reports and not intended to provide a comprehensive picture of crime in a community.
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