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Suspicious Activity, Stolen Vehicle, Welfare Check: MGPD Incident Report

Dec 27, 2016 07:57PM, Published by Wendy Erlien, Categories: Police+Fire


File photo: Maple Grove Police Car



The following incidents occurred in Maple Grove Dec. 4-10 2016, as provided by the Maple Grove Police Department.

Additional details for burglaries, robbery, arson, and theft can be found on the city website crime mapping section.

Information provided by Maple Grove Police Department.

Dec. 4

  • Troy Lane and 83rd Avenue. Report of male stumbling down road; officer located person who was intoxicated; party went to hospital on hold.
  • 11000 block of 80th Avenue. Reported smell of marijuana coming from inside building; officers did not locate source.

Dec. 5

  • 9000 block of Ranchview Lane. Report of graffiti drawings; no suspects at this time.
  • County Road 30 and I-94. Officer conducted traffic stop, vehicle with no front plate, expired rear tab; contact with party who was arrested for warrants.
  • 11000 block of Fountains Way. Report of wallet and cash stolen out of purse hanging on back of chair at business; officer conducting following up.
  • 6000 block of Quantico Lane. Report of a person standing on front steps of residence and then leaving; officers did not locate person in the area. 

Dec. 6

  • 13000 block of Grove Drive. Report of elderly person outside and not dressed properly for the weather conditions; officers contacted person, who lived in senior housing, who was picked up by staff.
  • 6400 block of Urbandale Lane. Report of damage done to mailbox and driveway markers stolen; no suspects.
  • 18000 block of 65th Place. Report of person who did not arrive home after an appointment; party located in another county safe.
  • 9400 block of Dunkirk Lane. Report of party concealing items and leaving business without paying for them; officers arrived and arrested party for the theft. 

Dec. 7

  • 12000 block of 94th Avenue. Report of light bulb taken from exterior light inside privacy fence; extra patrol requested.
  • 8000 block of Main Street. Report of person by pond trying to catch ducks with net; officers contacted Wildlife Rescue for an injured duck.
  • 9000 block of Comstock Lane – report of person climbing through window at neighbor’s residence; officers contacted brother of owner who was picking up property, but locks were changed. No crime occurred.
  • 12000 block of 82nd Avenue. Report of two vehicles broken into and items taken while parked in business parking lot; no suspects at this time.
  • 101st Avenue and Zachary Lane. Report of vehicle going off road, hitting light pole; officers found vehicle unoccupied. Contact made with driver at the residence, who was arrested for DWI.

Dec. 8

  • Hemlock Lane and Main Street. Officer conducted traffic stop on vehicle with broken windshield. Contact with parties inside vehicle were arrested for drugs and no valid driver’s license.
  • Weaver Lake Park Playfield. Report of vehicle pulling into lot with no lights on and parked by wooded area; officers contacted party waiting to start construction job in area.
  • 7500 block of Vinewood Court. Report of several juveniles who arrived at residence and broke out back window of vehicle in garage; officer following up on possible suspects.

Dec. 9

  • 16000 block of 96th Avenue. Vehicle parked in parking lot of business, running with keys in ignition was stolen; no suspects at this time.
  • 6000 block of Fish Lake Road. Report of rear windshield smashed while parked
  • 18000 block of 96th Avenue. Report of vehicle parked in closed business parking lot; officers located unoccupied vehicle with jumper cables inside and notified reporting party. 

Dec. 10

  • 13000 block of 80th Circle. Report of jacket, keys and debit card stolen while playing game inside business; no suspect at this time.
  • 9400 block of Lancaster Lane. Resident saw motion light come on, went outside and found unknown person crouched down behind garage and then ran off; officers did not locate male in area.
  • Highway 169 and I-94. Report of vehicle swerving all over road; officers located vehicle parked at business with person sleeping inside. Party was arrested for DWI.

There were 42 property damage traffic accidents and seven property damage injury traffic accidents.


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