Police Report: July 19

July 18, 2012

1 A caller in the 1900 block of Dixie Drive reported that a "male … came out of his apartment yelling and threatening caller over a parking issue" around 9:15 a.m. July 7.

2 A female was reportedly "sitting ON the railroad bridge and wanted to jump off" around 11 a.m. July 7 near Marshall Street and West Dunbar Avenue.

3 A caller reportedly had "an argument with her husband and he ditched her at Denny's" at 2801 N. Grandview Blvd. around 12:40 p.m. July 7. The caller, who lives in Ripon, requested to meet with police so they would "find her husband and tell him to turn around and come get her."

4 A caller in the 1900 block of Ramona Road reported the caller's son found "a bunch of items possibly taken from numerous vehicle break-ins … scattered about a tree" around 2:45 p.m. July 7.

5 A pickup towing a trailer with a lawn mower reportedly pulled in front of another vehicle causing it to hit a traffic light around 5:30 p.m. July 7 near Manhattan Drive and East Moreland Boulevard.

6 A caller in the 2400 block of Pebble Valley Road reported her husband said "he was going to kill her and left the house" around 9 p.m. July 7.

7 A man who was "possibly intoxicated" in the 400 block of East Main Street reported "a male threw urine and feces on him" around 9:15 p.m. July 7. A number of persons in the area said they did not witness "anything of the nature (the man) reported."

8 A caller in the 1400 block of Anoka Avenue reported around 10:30 a.m. July 8 that a window on the caller's vehicle had been smashed and a glove box gone through.

9 A caller reported that a man and woman were fighting over "bedbugs in the residence" and that he had to "physically throw off the male, who was fighting with his mom," around 10:45 a.m. July 8 in the 2700 block of Albany Court.

10 A caller in the 2700 block of Newcastle Court called around 10 p.m. July 8 to complain of a neighbor's noisy pool filter. Police told him it was "not a police matter and … not a violation of the city ordinance."

11 A caller reported a fight involving 20 people and hearing the "subjects talking about guns and machetes" around 12:30 a.m. July 9 in the 100 block of West Broadway.

12 A 16-year-old caller reported that her intoxicated mother was fighting with her and threatened to harm her around 2:30 p.m. July 9 in the 100 block of South Washington Avenue.

13 Two male and two female teenagers were reportedly involved in a "dine and dash" scheme for $15.43 at Denny's, 2300 W. St. Paul Ave., around 3 p.m. July 9.

14 A caller reported a road rage incident in which the driver of the other vehicle "exited and punched him in the nose" around 4 p.m. July 9 near East Broadway and South Highway 164.

15 A caller in the 1400 block of Oakdale Drive reported around 6:30 p.m. July 9 that the caller's vehicle was egged for the fourth time since May.

16 A caller reported seeing occupants get out of a van driving through Prairie Home Cemetery around 9:30 p.m. July 9. Police responded and found an elderly man placing flowers by his wife's grave because it would be her birthday the next day and he wasn't going to have time to visit then.

17 A 14-year-old girl was reportedly "smashing (the) house up" around 11:15 p.m. July 9 in the 700 block of John Street.

18 A man was reported "standing on the corner by WCTC" in the 300 block of East Broadway, "throwing eggs at cars," around 12:30 p.m. July 10.

19 A caller in the 1200 block of Oakdale Court reported that children in the area "were passing around something" around 3 p.m. July 10. The girls apparently were smoking cigars and there was "no evidence to indicate drugs were used."

20 A caller reported residents in an apartment in the 300 block of Newhall Avenue "smoking weed" around 3:45 p.m. July 10. Police detected the "odor of marijuana coming from (the) apartment, however no one appear(ed) home."

21 A caller in the 2700 block of Woodridge Lane reported the caller's vehicle was egged for the sixth time around 6:30 p.m. July 10.

22 A caller in the 800 block of Perkins Avenue wanted his 22-year-old girlfriend, who was intoxicated and smashing windows, "removed from the residence" around 2:30 a.m. July 11.

23 A caller in the 2400 block of Forest Hill Court reported around 7 a.m. July 11 that tires on a vehicle were slashed as well as a patio furniture cushion.

24 A manager at an apartment in the 200 block of Hinman Avenue reported around 9 a.m. July that a renter taped cash rent money to the door and it was stolen. Police were "unsure the tenant was being truthful regarding someone taking the rent money."

25 A caller reported a theft of a purse from Aldi's, 1663 Arcadian Ave., around 11:30 a.m. July 11. The purse was located on a trash can at a gas station in Elm Grove with cash and credit cards missing.

26 Multiple thefts were reported around 3:20 p.m. July 11 from the pool at Horeb Spring Park, 330 Spring St.

27 A subject was reportedly "huffing from an aerosol container at the bus stop" at 2000 S. West Ave. around 5:30 p.m. July 11.

28 A caller in the 1100 block of Oxford Road reported a scam phone call from Sarasota, Fla., in which a subject claiming to be her grandson told the caller, "Grandma, I was hurt and I need money," around 5:30 p.m. July 11.

29 A caller reported a male "pushing a dolly (who said) he was trying to 'find his (expletive) wife' so he could 'cart her body around" around 7 p.m. July 11 nearMaple and West Park avenues. The man, in his 50s, was also carrying a toolbox.

30 A caller reported a vehicle "rifled through, sometime overnight" around 7:15 p.m. July 11 in the 400 block of Kimberly Drive.

31 A caller in the 200 block of Windsor Drive reported around 6 a.m. July 12 that a jogger runs by every morning and "screams obscenities."

32 Eight to 10 cars were reportedly "keyed with damage above $10,000" at Boucher Nissan, 1451 E. Moreland Blvd. It was reported around 10 a.m. July 12.

33 A female in a red vehicle reportedly struck a light pole and took off around 11 a.m. July 12 in the 100 block of West Main Street.

34 A caller in the 700 block of North Moreland Boulevard reported on July 12 she believed "a neighbor has a camera set up to look in her window and is taking pictures of her underage daughter and posting them on the Internet."

35 A vehicle reportedly rolled over around 5:30 p.m. July 12 near Lawnsdale and River roads. The female driver was apparently uninjured.

36 A man who reportedly had a gun was "getting loud, angry and violent" around 8 p.m. July 12 in the 1100 block of East Main Street.

37 A fight was reported in the lot at Sporties, 333 W. Sunset Drive, around 1:30 a.m. July 13. Two witnesses stated "they saw (a) driver intentionally do a U-turn to run (a) group over."


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