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Bonfire, Brick Threat, Blocked Boat Launch: Maple Grove Police Incident Report

Apr 16, 2017 08:20PM ● By Doug Erlien

File photo: Maple Grove Police Car

The following synopsis of incidents occurred in Maple Grove April 2-8, 2017, 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.

April 2

9400 block of Dunkirk Lane. Report of person slumped over in vehicle in business parking lot. Officers made contact with party sleeping, no issues.

82nd Avenue and Hemlock Lane. Report of party walking in the middle of the road. Officers made contact with party who was intoxicated. Officers transported party to residence.

6600 block of Juneau Lane. Report of fire in the woods behind residents home. Officer found person in park with bonfire. Fire department arrived and put out fire. Party cited for carelessly starting fire in wooded area of park.

12000 block of Elm Creek Boulevard. Report of person concealing items and exiting business without paying for items. Officers arrived, party arrested and released with a court date.

April 3

63rd Avenue and Highway 169. Officers conducted a traffic stop on a vehicle travelling 74 miles per hour in a 55 miles per hour zone. Individual arrested for DWI.

9200 block of Upland Lane. Report of vehicle parked in driveway overnight, unlocked with keys inside was stolen. Vehicle recovered two days later in another city. Case under investigation.

17000 block of 96th Avenue. Report of delivered package stolen from steps of residence. No suspects at this time.

6800 block of Sunnyslope Drive. Report of person threatening homeowners with a brick. Officers learned party left before police arrived. Officers made contact with party who was arrested for DWI.

April 4

8000 block of Wedgewood Lane. While on routine patrol, officer observed running vehicle with lights on in closed business parking lot. Officer made contact with party who was arrested for DWI.

8600 block of I-94. While doing routine patrol in area officer observed vehicle traveling at 98 miles per hour in a 60 mile an hour zone. Officer stopped vehicle and arrested driver for DWI.

April 5

82nd Avenue and Kirkwood Lane. Report of juveniles in area with loud music, speeding through parking lot, parking on sidewalk. Officers made contact, found no violations. Juveniles left area shortly after.

18000 block of 67th Avenue. While a couple were were geocaching in a park, they found a box with possible marijuana and drug paraphernalia. Officer inventoried both items for destruction and disposed of container. No suspects.  

8000 block of Wedgewood Lane. Report of person coming in store, filling two store bags with items and running out of store to waiting car. Officer learned of possible suspect and case is being followed up on.

April 6

10000 block of 93rd Avenue. While sitting in parking lot of business, reporting individual saw person go into two unlocked cars. Reporting individual approached the male, who ran. Officers unable to locate suspect. Nothing missing from either vehicle.

19000 block of 81st Place. Report of several rods and reels stolen from inside garage while owners were on vacation. Officers learned of possible suspect, case under investigation.

9400 block of Lancaster Lane. Resident reporting two damage spots to the siding of the residence. No suspects at this time.

April 7

Hemlock Lane and I-94. Report of vehicle all over the road and speeding. Officers stopped vehicle, driver arrested for DWI.

12000 block of Elm Creek Boulevard. Report of vehicle parked in business parking lot had window smashed out and items stolen from inside. No suspects at this time.

9000 block of Wellington Lane. Report of stolen bike from park. No suspects at this time.

9000 block of 96th Place. Report of vehicle parked in area. Two males exited vehicle and ran down bike path. Parties returned to vehicle and quickly left. Officers did not locate vehicle or any damage or thefts in the area.

April 8

13000 block of 94th Place. Report of fur coat stolen out of unlocked vehicle parked in business parking lot. No suspects at this time.

Eagle Lake Boat Launch. Report of person in a vehicle acting strange. Blocking entrance and possibly intoxicated. Officers located vehicle in area. Driver was arrested for DWI and drug possession.

12000 block of Central Park Way. Report of two parties at park smoking marijuana. Officers made contact. Parties trespassed from park for one year. One party cited for drug paraphernalia.

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