Police Report: April 3

Published on: 4/1/2014

1 Police were called to Rosati's Pizza, 310 W. St. Paul Ave., at 5:28 p.m. March 20 for a man causing problems with an employee. The man said he is sick and threw up before police arrival. He went into the restaurant and asked for some napkins to clean himself up. The man wasn't a customer, and the restaurant was reluctant to help because he appeared "unwell."

2 A fire was started by two college friends in a hot/cold coal bin at 8:35 p.m. March 20 near a shelter at 1200 White Rock Ave. They said they lit the fire because "it's chilly" outside. Police advised them of the ordinance, and the fire was extinguished.

3 Headphones and a wallet were taken from a locked locker at 3:53 p.m. March 21 at Waukesha South High School, 401 E. Roberta Ave.

4 A man was receiving death threats from his sister's ex-boyfriend at 12:52 a.m. March 22 at 1208 Cavalier Drive.

5 A man and woman stole two packs of cigarettes from Fox River Mart, 279 W. Main St., at 1:08 p.m. March 22 and fled on foot. A female owner of the Sloppy Joe's Soda Fountain chased after them, but the man threw the owner against a wall and got away as they ran north on Barstow.

6 A caller thought there was something "about to go down" on the top level of the parking ramp at 4:21 p.m. March 22 at 241 South St. They could see people making gestures toward each other. When police arrived, two males said they were just watching a group of teenagers do a series of tricks at the parking ramp.

7 A caller reported her 11-year-old son was bit in the face by a neighbor boy at 7:35 p.m. March 22 at 349 Jackson Court after they were insulting each other's mothers. A fight then ensued. When the caller went to confront the suspect's mom, she wanted to fight her. All parties, who had conflicting accounts, were advised of their behavior.

8 Police were called to the Cue Club, 2454 N. Grandview Blvd., after two intoxicated men refused to leave the bar and were threatening to fight the bouncer. They were issued municipal tickets.

9 An employee from McDonald's, 1425 S. West Ave., reported a drunken driver at 8:53 p.m. March 22 who came through the drive-through. The driver smelled strongly of alcohol, had a somewhat slurred speech and had a hard time keeping his eyes open.

10 A caller reported at 7:51 a.m. March 23 that his vehicle at 2718 Woodridge Lane was struck by about a dozen eggs. He said this is an ongoing issue.

11 A caller reported at 4:10 p.m. March 23 at 3839 Rivers Crossing Drive he caught a boy in his garage stealing beer from his refrigerator. Frightened, the boy ran and almost got hit by a car driven by a friend. Another boy also got in the car. The boys got away with a few beers.

12 Police were called at 9:27 p.m. March 23 to the Badger Health Center, 1353 S. West Ave., after a "very upset patron" doing $40 worth of laundry had dust kicked around his clean clothes by the cleaning crew. The man calmed down after speaking with a supervisor.

13 Police were called by a guest at 1:18 a.m. March 24 to a room at Country Springs Hotel, 2810 Golf Road, on a possible domestic disturbance issue. An argument between a man and woman ensued after the woman told him to not smoke marijuana in the room.

14 Tires valued at $3,000 were stolen off a 2009 Cadillac CTS prior to 9:21 a.m. March 24 at the Boucher Cadillac, 2145 E. Moreland Blvd.

15 A woman from 800 Knollwood Court stopped in the Police Department at 12:07 p.m. March 24 to get advice on how to best separate from her boyfriend. The woman told the man that their relationship was over and she was moving out. Since then, she said the man was drinking heavily on the weekends. The woman told police the man is playing mind games with her in an attempt to "get me to love him again."

16 A caller's iPad Air was stolen from his house prior to 3:52 p.m. March 24 at 514 Glenwood Drive. The caller believed his neighbor stole it.

17 A 12-year-old girl was walking home at 3:57 p.m. March 24 on the corner of W. College Ave. and S. West Ave. when a blue vehicle pulled up to her and the people inside asked her if she wanted candy. She kept walking but the people inside kept saying "Are you sure? Because we have a lot of candy."

18 A man called police at 8:50 p.m. March 24 because he said someone set bullets in his apartment at 200 W. North St. and they "vanished." At the end of the conversation with police he said he found two more bullets on the ground. He thinks his ex-girlfriend is responsible.

19 A caller in an apartment at 1925 Bonnie Lane called police at 11:51 p.m. March 24 to report people were stomping around "like a herd of elephants." Police said the noise was not excessive and the resident said he and some friends were just watching TV.

20 A caller observed a high-school-aged student in one vehicle pull out a gun and point it at the car next to him at 5:09 p.m. March 25 at 2926 River Valley Road. The caller said it appeared he was pretending to be shooting and the two vehicles are driving around with a kid on the hood of one of the vehicles. After police arrival, they learned the three high school students were shooting a dramatic action movie for a school project and were trying to film some action scenes with a prop gun. They were advised to film in a remote location so the public isn't nervous over the prop guns.

21 Police were called at 7 p.m. March 25 to 1334 S. East Ave. because a woman reported her UPS package was stolen off her front porch. The UPS website said it was signed for by "Shrek."

22 A man broke into a house at 2:44 a.m. March 26 at 1813 Enterprise St. The man punched the window of the front door to enter the house. The suspect then threw up on himself and said he was looking for his girlfriend.

23 A woman reported harassment at 7:49 a.m. March 26 at 2501 Madison St. after her soon-to-be ex-husband came to her house unannounced and into the bathroom while she was showering. He had been told multiple times to leave by family but keeps coming by.

24 A TV, games, a GPS, money and two prescriptions were stolen prior to 11:26 a.m. March 26 from an apartment at 344 W. Main St.