Editor’s note: The police blotter will be a feature of the new Sunday zoned pages that will take the place of the weekly Extra sections. The blotter will appear in the metro section of the Sunday Star Tribune starting Sunday, Aug. 30.
Animal complaint: Someone reported a snapping turtle in the road at County Road 101 and Lake Susan Drive.
Theft: A Bobcat and attachment were stolen from the 23500 block of Hwy. 55.
Alcohol violations: In Arneson Acres Park, 4711 70th St., officers cited an 18-year-old Edina female for underage consumption of alcohol, a 17-year-old boy for possession of marijuana and drug paraphernalia and for providing false information to police, and a 17-year-old boy for possession of alcohol.
Burglary: A toilet, microwave and small refrigerator were stolen from the 4200 block of Alden Drive.
Burglary: Several items were stolen from an unlocked home in the 7900 block of Chessire Lane. The residents were out on the lake.
Suspicious person: Someone reported a suspicious person standing outside the front doors at Olson’s Market, 5249 Hwy. 12, and a vehicle parked on the side of the business. Officers discovered it was the business owner opening the doors.
Fire alarm: Officers responded to a home in the 1500 block of Howard Avenue regarding a fire alarm. Officers learned the intoxicated resident didn’t realize that his clock radio’s alarm was going off. The officer showed him how to shut it off.
Suspicious activity: Someone reported that people were swimming in their neighbor’s pool, in the 400 block of Medina Road, and that no one was at the residence. Officers determined it was the property owner’s son and he had permission to be there.
Burglary: Officers responded to a home in the 9600 block of 29th Avenue regarding a burglary in progress. Two 17-year-old boys were arrested for burglary.
Theft: A 41-year-old female and a 50-year-old male, both of Minneapolis, were cited for theft of services after they refused to pay for a cab ride in the 7400 block of Cedar Avenue S.
Disturbance: A woman from the 7200 block of Stevens Avenue S. reported a male looking in her window as she was getting ready for bed.
Disorderly conduct: Officers responded to the 6500 block of Lyndale Avenue S. regarding an intoxicated man who was out of control. A 39-year-old Richfield man was arrested for disorderly conduct.
Weapon: Officers responded to Highway 7 and Christmas Lake Road regarding a male on a bicycle carrying a machete. Officers were unable to locate the suspect.
Theft: Fuel was stolen from a construction site in the 1600 block of Interlaken Court.
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.