Suspicious activity. A deputy on routine patrol observed vehicles in the driveway of a home on 10th Street. The address had previously been involved in a burglary. It was determined to be the owner returning home from vacation.
Assist public. Officers responded to a report of a boy stuck in a tree at a home in the 2100 block of Willow Circle. The Centennial Fire Department responded and helped the 10-year-old boy.
Assist public. Officers responded to a report of a 1-year-old girl locked inside a vehicle in the 6800 block of Brookview Drive NE. Officers were able to unlock the vehicle door.
Theft. A Green Bay Packers flag was stolen from outside an apartment on the 1200 block of 72nd Avenue NE.
WEEK OF APRIL 25-MAY 1
Theft. A wallet was stolen from an unlocked vehicle in the 16000 block of Godson Drive.
Drunken driving/weapon. A 28-year-old man was arrested for drunken driving and carrying a pistol while under the influence in the area of Eustis Street and Larpenteur Avenue.
Found property. A loaded handgun was found in a ditch off Hwy. 36 near White Bear Avenue. The gun appeared to have been there a long time, as it was covered in mud and rust.
Suspicious activity. An officer responded to a report of a skeleton found in a storm drain along Crane Island Court. A medical examiner determined the bones were not human.
Suspicious activity. An officer responded to a report of suspicious activity at a home on Wildwood Avenue. A resident reported that she believed someone was staying in her shed because she found cigarette ashes and milk. She was advised to lock her shed.
Theft. Three hundred pounds of aluminum valued at $2,000 was stolen in the 100 block of Old Hwy. 8.
Theft. Officers responded to a report of theft at Lush Nails, 10160 6th Av. Two females fled without paying for services valued at $323.
Drugs. A 29-year-old man was arrested for possession of a controlled substance and warrants from Hennepin and Dakota counties at Mystic Lake Casino, 2400 Mystic Lake Blvd.
Domestic. An officer responded to a report of a possible domestic incident at a home in the 15400 block of Iodine Street NW. An officer mediated a roommate dispute over eggs, and one person agreed to leave for the afternoon.
Incident. A 21-year-old man was arrested for possession of a controlled substance, obstructing the legal process and trespassing at TraveLodge, 1251 1st Av.
Drunken driving. A 27-year-old woman was arrested for drunken driving, use of a wireless communication device and driving after expiration following a traffic stop at Target, 1685 17th Av. E.
Underage consumption. A 16-year-old girl was cited for underage consumption at Hwy. 5 and Minnewashta Parkway.
Susan Hilliard • 612-673-7131
and 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.