Theft. A wallet was reported stolen from an employee’s desk at a business in the 1700 block of Snelling Avenue. Credit cards and checks from the wallet were used.
Assist family. Officers mediated a dispute between a father and daughter on the 5600 block of 4th Street NE. after the father locked the daughter out of the house.
Civil issue. A man from the 4500 block of 2nd Street NE. reported to police that he no longer wanted his live-in girlfriend to drive a car he rented because she is known to use narcotics and is not a valid driver. He was told to stop giving her the keys and the problem would resolve itself.
Animal complaint. Someone called police to report a dead snake in the yard of their home on the 7300 block of University Avenue Service Drive NE.
Civil issue. A man from the 1300 block of Onondaga Street NE. reported that his mother had taken away his cellphone that she purchased. An officer explained to him that he could purchase his own cellphone.
Suspicious activity. A resident in the 8000 block of Kimbro Avenue reported someone selling meat out of white van and asking what they thought were strange questions.
Suspicious activity. Two fishing poles and a boat seat were found by a bike path near a home in the 5000 block of 141st Sreet. The items had been taken from a boat in the driveway of the home.
Theft. A rental truck was stolen from the parking lot at Days Inn, 2149 Program Av. It was later recovered in Brooklyn Park.
Drugs. A 21-year-old man was arrested for possession of a controlled substance following a traffic stop on County Road I and Spring Lake Road.
Burglary. Prescription medications were stolen from an apartment on the 2300 block of County Road I. There were no signs of forced entry.
Disorderly conduct. Officers responded to a home on the 15300 block of Radium Way NW. regarding a loud party and fighting. A 23-year-old woman was arrested for disorderly conduct.
Theft. A handgun was stolen from an unlocked vehicle on the 15800 block of Juniper Ridge Drive NW.
Burglary. Two televisions, valued at $3,000, were stolen from the game room at The Landings At Silver Lake Village, 2501 38th Avenue.
Car vs. deer. A vehicle collided with a deer on St. Croix Trail near Arcola Court. The vehicle sustained damage and was towed from the scene of the collision. The deer, still alive after the crash, was dispatched by a deputy.
Suspicious situation. Someone having a garage sale in the 1600 block of Spinaker Drive reported a woman stopped and left a bottle of antifreeze on the lawn.
Suspicious situation. An officer checked but was unable to determine the source of two loud explosions heard in the area of Thames Road and York Drive.
John Wareham • 612-673-7759 and 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.