Theft. An unlocked bicycle was stolen from the yard of a home in the 15700 block of NW. Linnet Street.
Suspicious activity. A resident reported that someone had walked around their home and left footprints in the snow in the 19400 block of Elderberry Court. Officers determined that the footprints were left by an extermination crew they had hired.
Animal complaint. Officers are investigating after a resident of the 23800 block of Chestnut Drive said the neighbor’s dog had injured and killed their chickens.
Burglary. Knives were reported stolen from a pole barn and a gas line on an all-terrain vehicle cut, in the 500 block of NE. 218th Avenue.
Theft. Landscaping rocks were stolen from property at Longfellow Drive and NE. Cedar Road.
Animal complaint. A resident in the 5000 block of 150th Street reported a woodchuck in her backyard. She was advised on ways to get rid of it.
Theft. A resident reported a possible mail theft on Old Bridge Way. The officer spoke with the letter carrier, who said the resident had no mail that day.
Suspicious activity. A vehicle was reported parked at the Lake Demontreville boat landing three nights in a row. A deputy spoke to the vehicle’s owner, who explained his daughter had been going there to do homework and get out of the house.
Suspicious activity. The police department received more than 30 calls of UFOs traveling northeast over the Emagine movie theater, 20653 Keokuk Av. It was determined that the sightings were of SpaceX Starlink satellites passing overhead.
Driving violation. A child was reported to be driving a golf cart on Yellowstone Trail. Officers found the golf cart along the road but not the driver.
Juvenile problem. Officers spotted young people on the playground at Woodland Cove and advised them of the governor’s stay-at-home order.
Theft. A floor jack, toolbox and eight pairs of Adidas shoes were reported stolen from a garage in the 800 block of County Road D.
Theft. An electric fireplace, battery jumper, Sawzall and toolbox were reported stolen from a garage in the 1100 block of County Road D.
Neighbor dispute. A deputy was flagged down by a resident in the 1000 block of 10th Avenue, who reported his neighbor had raked leaves but they blew into his yard. He said he’s had a feud with the neighbor for eight years. The deputy talked to the neighbor.
Arson. A 37-year-old Prior Lake man was arrested for alleged arson and disorderly conduct in the 16500 block of Anna Trail.
Theft. A wallet was reported stolen from an unlocked vehicle in the 7600 block of S. Harriet Avenue.
Drugs. A 28-year-old woman was arrested for alleged possession of hypodermic needles in the 3800 block of Macalaster Drive.
Weapon. A 46-year-old Shakopee man was arrested for alleged reckless discharge of a firearm in the 1600 block of Liberty Circle.
Susan Hilliard • 612-673-7131
John Wareham • 612-673-7759
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.