Burglary. Televisions, shotguns, comic books and other items were stolen from a home on the 2700 block of Viking Boulevard NW. After an investigation, a 47-year-old man was arrested in Wright County.
Criminal property damage. Water from an outdoor hose that was turned on overnight flooded the basement of a home in the 1800 block of Asbury Street.
Burglary. Guns, jewelry and a safe were stolen from a home on the 700 block of 148th Avenue NE. After an investigation, a male suspect was arrested.
Driving violation/warrant arrest. Police stopped a 24-year-old man after he failed to move over for an emergency vehicle in the area of Division Street and Upper 46th Street. He was then arrested on two misdemeanor warrants.
Animal complaint. A homeowner in the 1800 block of Goodview Avenue reported an injured deer stuck in his fence. An officer dispatched the animal and a deer tag was issued to the homeowner who wanted to keep the meat.
911 call. An officer responding to a 911 call in the 400 block of Holly Lane spoke to the homeowner who explained he was changing the battery to his phone and accidentally dialed the emergency number.
Drunken driving. A 21-year-old Minneapolis man was arrested for drunken driving, no valid driver’s license and no insurance, following a traffic stop at Village Pub, 2720 Hwy. 88. He had a reading of .23 alcohol concentration. It was also discovered he is a suspect in a hit-and-run accident.
Theft. A man from the 2600 block of 39th Avenue reported that he detained a 16-year-old boy after he caught him stealing items from his unlocked vehicle. Officers arrived and found items stolen from a previous theft in the boy’s backpack.
Assault. A 14-year-old boy was cited after he physically assaulted another student at St. Anthony High School, 3303 33rd Av. NE.
Theft. A 28-year-old man was arrested for theft, fleeing police on foot and driving after revocation after officers stopped him for erratic driving on the 2800 block of 29th Avenue NE. The vehicle he was driving was stolen out of Minneapolis.
Suspicious situation. A woman contacted police about a man in a vehicle parked at the intersection of Brookhaven Drive and Larkspur Drive for 15 minutes. The man told an officer he pulled over to read and respond to a text message.
Criminal damage to property. Somebody slashed two tires of a vehicle parked in the 8300 block of Tamarack Village. The vehicle owner told police she had followed a group of people acting suspiciously out of a business where she worked. One of them confronted her and they then watched her go to her vehicle for a break. When she went out for her next break the tires were slashed.
Shoveling complaint. Snow was reported moved from a driveway into the street in the 1300 block of Schooner Way. The resident told police he was unaware residents could not shovel snow into the street. He said he’d move it after he finished dinner.
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.