Suspicious vehicle. Officers responded to a report of a suspicious vehicle in the 1200 block of Cloud Drive NE. Officers found a man playing Pokemon Go in the vehicle.
Theft. Two packages were stolen from the front porch of a home in the 1100 block of NE. Fergus Street.
Theft. Wheels were stolen off a vehicle in the 20400 block of NE. Highway 65.
Disorderly conduct. Police responded to a report of several people causing a disturbance at a meeting at City Hall, 2077 Larpenteur Av. W. One speaker was threatened and left. Subjects were gone by the time police arrived.
Neighbor dispute. A resident in the 7300 block of NE. Oakley Street reported that her neighbor gave her the finger for no reason. The neighbor declined to talk about the incident but told the officer that the complainant was a troublemaker.
Child endangerment. Officers responded to a report of a child left in a vehicle in the 200 block of NE. Osborne Road. They found the 2-year-old girl in a hot vehicle and apparently in distress, and arrested her 52-year-old grandmother for child endangerment. The mother of the child arrived on the scene and took custody of the girl.
Traffic/Narcotics. The driver of a vehicle in the area of Larpenteur Avenue and Hwy. 280 was arrested and cited for driving after revocation, operating an uninsured vehicle and having no proof of insurance on demand. A passenger was arrested for possession of controlled substances, methamphetamine, marijuana and pills.
Shoplifting. An unknown male stole nine pairs of shoes from a shoe store in the 1800 block of County Road D.
Disturbance. Officer responded to a report of a disturbance at Days Inn, 2149 Program Av. A 21-year-old woman was arrested for two warrants, disorderly conduct and obstructing the legal process.
Disorderly conduct. A 24-year-old woman was arrested for disorderly conduct in the 2200 block of Kingsway Lane.
Theft. A lawn mower was stolen from the yard of a home in the 7800 block of Woodlawn Drive.
Theft. A newly-planted river birch tree was stolen from a property in the 100 block of Windsor Court.
Trespassing complaints. A recreational vehicle dealership in the 1100 block of Hastings Avenue reported that people were breaking into and sleeping in campers on their lot. They requested extra patrols in the area.
Suspicious activity. A caller said she found and emptied several bottles of alcohol at the St. Croix Boom Site park on St. Croix Trail. She was thanked for her efforts.
Phone harassment. A person complained that they had received numerous automated phone calls from an unknown business. The complainant was advised to have the number blocked.
John Wareham • 612-673-7759
and 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.