North metro police blotter
- February 25, 2014 - 1:48 PM
Burglary. Appliances, plumbing and doors were stolen from a vacant home on the 22400 block of Xylite Street NE.
Theft. Cash and credit cards were stolen from an employee’s office at a business on the 9400 block of Lake Drive NE.
Theft. A 2003 Chevrolet Malibu was stolen from the 10700 block of Hanson Boulevard NW. The owner was letting it warm up and left it running and unattended.
Theft. A purse was stolen from a vehicle at Kinder Care, 5310 Monroe St. NE. The woman was dropping her daughter off and left her purse in the unlocked car.
Noise complaint. Officers responded to an apartment on 7th Street NE. regarding a possible domestic. Officers discovered there wasn’t a domestic, just a loud discussion regarding church and food.
Suspicious vehicle. Officers responded to Woodcrest Elementary School, 880 Osborne Rd. NE., regarding a suspicious vehicle driving around in circles in the parking lot. An officer learned the driver was learning how to drive a stick shift.
Assist family. A man called police because his wife locked him out of their apartment on 3rd Street NE. Officers mediated the dispute and the wife allowed her husband back inside.
Theft. A van was stolen from a driveway on the 4000 block of Mapleton Drive NE.
Burglary. Prescription medications were stolen from a home on the 8000 block of Pinewood Drive NE.
Arson. A vacant house was set on fire in the 4000 block of Aldrich Avenue N.
Drugs. A search warrant for narcotics was executed at a home on the 4100 block of Colfax Avenue N. Narcotics, a firearm and money were recovered. A man was arrested on suspicion of narcotics possession and another man was cited and released for running a disorderly house.
Burglary. A snowblower was stolen from a garage on the 2600 block of County Road 10.
Theft. A 25-year-old man and a 28-year-old woman were cited for theft of services after they fled the Mermaid Supper Club, 2200 County. Rd. 10, without paying their bill.
Drugs. A 23-year-old Anoka man was cited for possession of marijuana and drug paraphernalia and failing to yield the right of way after he was stopped at Bronson Drive and Landmark Circle.
Property damage. Someone lit firecrackers and put them in a mailbox at a home on 154th Lane NW.
Theft. Four tires and rims were stolen from a vehicle in an apartment parking lot on the 2500 block of Silver Lane.
Theft. A 27-year-old man was identified as a suspect in stealing $36 from a female family member on the 3400 block of Coolidge Street NE.
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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