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Stolen Items, Unsupervised Children, Party People: Maple Grove Police Incident Report

Jul 26, 2017 05:45AM ● By Wendy Erlien

File photo: Maple Grove Police Car

The following synopsis of incidents occurred in Maple Grove July 9-15, 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

July 9

  • 9400 block of Niagara Lane. Report of lawnmower and drill taken from garage; garage door had been open overnight.
  • 15000 block of Grove Circle. Report of unsupervised children left in vehicle. Officer responded, advised parent of dangers and possible charges from this incident.
  • 8800 block of Cottonwood Lane. Report of neighbor advising homeowner that a person had been taking pictures of her home; homeowner had no knowledge of why pictures were taken.   

July 10

  • 7800 block of Elm Creek Boulevard. Report of individual sitting in vehicle outside hotel. Officer made contact and found person was a registered guest completing work on laptop.
  • 9500 block of Blackoaks Lane. Report of message being spray painted on dumpster near business.
  • 14000 block of 68th Place North. Report of sunglasses stolen overnight from unlocked vehicle in driveway.
  • 12900 block of Weaver Lake Road. Report of person fishing in pond. Officer responded and advised party of city ordinance.
  • 9500 block of Upland Lane. Report of iPad stolen from purse at place of employment. No suspect. 

July 11

  • 8400 block of Forestview Lane. Report of two bicycles stolen from outside residence overnight.
  • 15300 block of Grove Circle. Report of family panhandling near business. Officer made contact and provided assistance information.
  • 18900 block of 68th Avenue. Report of check and currency stolen from vehicle in driveway.
  • 12900 block of Weaver Lake Road. Report of bicycle stolen from outside of community center. 

July 12

  • 8100 block of Wedgewood Lane. Report of a person loitering inside business. Officer made contact and individual stated they had come inside to escape the storm and left without issue.
  • 7800 block of Jefferson Highway. Report of license plates stolen from vehicle parked at business.
  • 12000 block of Elm Creek Boulevard. Report of three suspects leaving store with unpaid merchandise; unable to locate supsects. 

July 13

  • 86th Avenue and Elm Creek Boulevard. Report of juvenile attempting to kick over a tree sapling planted by the city. Individual gone on arrival of officer.
  • 8100 block of Shadyview Lane. Report of teenager with passengers driving erratically. Officer informed registered owner and parent of complaint. Parent stated they would discuss proper driving conduct with their child.
  • 13800 block of 85th Avenue North. Report of cell phone and wallet stolen from unlocked vehicle parked in driveway. 

July 14

  • 15300 block of Grove Circle. Report of male in vehicle holding out cell phone to show possible pornographic picture to female walking by. Suspect gone on officer’s arrival.
  • 8900 block of Vinewood Lane. Report of phone charger and case stolen overnight from vehicle parked in driveway; rear passenger window was broken to gain access.
  • 15000 block of Grove Circle. Report of items stolen from retail store; individual cited for shoplifting and trespassed. 

July 15

  • 14000 block of 91st Place. Report of loud, drunk and profane people at party. Officer made contact and cooperative resident stated he would have everyone quiet down.
  • 8000 block of Kirkwood Lane. Report of person sitting in median. Officer made contact and found individual was reading a book while waiting for a family member who lived across the street. 

During this time period there were 33 property damage traffic accidents and four property damage injury traffic accidents.

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