Weapon: A 19-year-old Minneapolis man was arrested for possession of a prohibited weapon and marijuana following a traffic stop at Hwy. 100 and Benton Avenue.
License violation: A 47-year-old man came to the offices of West Hennepin Public Safety seeking assistance. It was discovered he had a revoked license and no insurance. He was cited for driving after revocation and not having insurance. His vehicle was impounded from the parking lot.
Animal complaint: A 13-year-old boy had to seek safety in a tree after being chased by a barking dog in the 5000 block of Fern Drive. Officers contacted the owner, who apologized. The dog had been let out of the house without its fence collar on.
Theft: A 2006 Mazda Tribute was stolen from the 8500 block of Forestview Lane. The keys had been left in the ignition.
Underage consumption: Officers responded to a home in the 6400 block of Monticello Lane. Eight individuals were cited for underage consumption. Parents had to come and pick up juveniles.
Animal complaint: A resident in the 6500 block of Walnut Drive reported that an animal was stuck in his attic. He was given the contact information for a trapper. It was a squirrel.
Driving complaint: Officers responded to Hwy. 7 regarding a driving complaint. Officers stopped the vehicle and the male reported he was shelling peanuts.
Suspicious vehicle: A vehicle traveling in front of a squad car pulled over to the side of the road at County Road 6 and Hwy. 12. An officer checked on the driver and he said he had pulled over to retrieve a cigarette he had dropped.
Underage consumption: An 18-year-old Plymouth man was cited for underage consumption at a home in the 17300 block of 12th Avenue N.
Drugs: A 16-year-old boy was cited for possession of drug paraphernalia and a traffic violation after he was stopped at Hwy. 55 and Xenium Lane. A passenger, a 15-year-old girl, was cited for possession of a controlled substance.
Theft: Two unlocked bicycles were stolen from the driveway of a home in the 6400 block of Upton Avenue S.
Theft: Fry oil was stolen from the dumpster behind Sandy’s Tavern, 6612 Penn Av. S.
Suspicious activity: Officers responded to Glencoe Road regarding a male in the woods. Officers found a male, wearing camouflage, in a tree stand. The male advised officers he was part of the deer management program and the information was in his truck.
Drugs: A 41-year-old Minnetrista man was arrested for possession of heroin, marijuana and drug paraphernalia, and operating a vehicle with expired registration after he was stopped for expired tabs at Mill Street and Lilac Drive.
Obstruction: A 34-year-old Minneapolis man was arrested for obstructing the legal process and possession of marijuana in a motor vehicle after he was found sleeping in his vehicle at Holiday, 19955 Hwy. 7.
Susan Hilliard • 612-673-7131
An arrest or citation means police suspect 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.