West metro police blotter
- September 10, 2013 - 2:14 PM
Drunken driving: An 18-year-old Chaska man was cited for underage drinking and driving, possession of alcohol by a minor, possession of marijuana and a traffic violation at Audubon Road and Coulter Boulevard.
Drugs: A 20-year-old Chaska man was cited for underage possession of alcohol, possession of marijuana and drug paraphernalia on Lukewood Drive and Galpin Boulevard.
Found: A jet ski was found on the 100 block of Lotus Lake.
Children found: An officer responded to the 7800 block of Maple Hill Road regarding young children walking in the street. The officer located their home. An older brother was supposed to be watching them and was unaware that the children had left. The parents were advised.
Theft: A wallet was stolen from a purse at Panera Bread, 3345 Hazelton Rd. The victim stepped away from a table; when she returned, the wallet was gone.
Transport: An officer located a woman walking at 1:52 a.m. on County Road 101 and Hackamore Road. She told officers she had an argument with her boyfriend and was walking home. She was taken to her residence.
Burglary: A dishwasher was stolen from a home under construction on the 3100 block of Butternut Drive.
Theft: A handgun was stolen from a home on the 3900 block of Linden Court.
Welfare check: Officers responded to a home on the 4500 block of Bluebell Trail S. regarding a 911 hang-up. The homeowner said his son accidentally dialed 911 and that everything was fine.
Alcohol violations: A 19-year-old Medina man was cited for underage consumption and possession of alcohol and a 19-year-old Plymouth man was cited for underage possession of alcohol on Brockton Lane and Navajo Road.
Theft: A vehicle was reported stolen from Woodland Curve. It was discovered that a family member had taken the vehicle.
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Underage drinking: Four juvenile males were cited for underage consumption on 3rd Avenue SE. and 2nd Street SE.
Theft: A trailer valued at $22,000 was stolen from an apartment complex parking lot on the 15300 block of 37th Avenue N. It was later recovered in another city.
Theft: Three golf carts were stolen from Elm Creek Golf Course, 19000 Hwy. 55.
Indecent exposure: A 47-year-old St. Louis Park man was cited for indecent exposure after he was observed urinating next to the Tea House at 88 Nathan Lane N.
Arson: A portable toilet was set afire at Maplecreek Park, 27th Place and Zanzibar Lane N.
Animal complaint: A snake thought to be a rattlesnake was reported on the 24000 block of Smithtown Road. Officers found it to be a gopher snake. They captured it and took it to a park preserve.
Theft: A computer reportedly was stolen during a party at a home on the 4000 block of Rustic Way.
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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