West metro police blotter excerpts
- April 1, 2014 - 2:20 PM
Missing person: A parent reported a 14-year-old daughter missing from the 7800 block of Maple Hill Road. An officer located her at school.
Burglary: Tools were stolen from a house being remodeled on the 100 block of Paddock Road.
Drugs: An 18-year-old Edina man was arrested for possession of marijuana and drug paraphernalia following a traffic top on Dovre Drive and Lincoln Drive.
Theft: Someone stole 12 pairs of designer jeans, valued at $2,100, from the House of Amore & Fede, 226 Water St.
Underage drinking: Multiple citations were issued for underage consumption after officers responded to a report of an underage drinking party on the 8000 block of Scandia Road.
Animal complaint: A resident from the 3200 block of Carriage Drive reported having an ongoing issue with a raccoon. The resident was provided with a live trap.
Weapon: A 14-year-old boy was arrested after school officials and an officer found a knife in his backpack at Plymouth Middle School, 10011 36th Av. N.
Drunken driving: A 44-year-old Plymouth man was arrested for drunken driving after his vehicle was found stuck in a snowbank on the 3700 block of Pilgrim Lane.
Theft: A billfold was stolen from an unlocked vehicle on the 3800 block of Plymouth Boulevard.
Burglary: Jewelry and electronics were stolen from a home on the 300 block of Sycamore Lane. Entry was gained through an unlocked door.
Theft: While walking on 65th Street and Oliver Avenue S., a woman flagged officers and reported she had been carjacked, driven into Minneapolis and dropped off at a gas station. The vehicle stolen was a 2011 Dodge Avenger. It was later found in Minneapolis.
Robbery: Officers responded to 66th Street and Nicollet Avenue S. regarding suspicious males. Three men, all 26-year-olds from Florida, were arrested on suspicion of robbery after officers found a replica handgun, ski masks and burglary tools in their possession.
Drunken driving: A 24-year-old Richfield man was arrested for drunken driving after officers found him passed out at the drive-through window at Wendy’s, 6500 Lyndale Av. S.
Robbery: A suspect put a knife to the back of an employee at SuperAmerica, 7720 Nicollet Av. S., and demanded that the cash drawers be opened. The suspect fled with the cash.
Theft: Prescription medications were stolen from the mailbox of a home on Birch Bluff Road.
Drunken driving: A man from Cologne was arrested for drunken driving on a snowmobile at Maple Street S. and Hwy. 5. He was also cited for a snowmobile ordinance violation.
Susan Hilliard • 612-673-7131
An arrest or citation means police suspect that a crime has occurred; they are allegations and still must go before a judge. 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.
© 2015 Star Tribune