The following crime incidents were compiled from St. Paul and Mendota Heights police department reports and other sources.

Highland Park

Bridge rescue
—A 29-year-old woman was rescued after being stranded on a support pier of the Ford Bridge on the Mississippi River at 1:25 p.m. Tuesday, April 21. Emergency personnel from the Ramsey County Sheriff’s Office and the St. Paul Fire Department were able to successfully navigate the strong current above Lock and Dam No. 1 to maneuver a boat close to the pier and retrieve the woman. She reportedly had climbed the bridge support to go fishing and was unable to get back to shore. She shouted to someone on the riverbank to call her father, who in turn called 911.

Burglary
—A burglary was reported on the 1700 block of Graham Avenue at 1 p.m. Monday, April 6.
—A commercial burglary was reported on the 600 block of South Snelling Avenue at 5:35 a.m. Saturday, April 11.
—Residential break-ins were reported on the 1600 block of Pinehurst Avenue at 2 p.m. Sunday, April 12; and on the 1600 block of Bayard Avenue at 11:30 a.m. Wednesday, April 15.

Theft
—Several items were stolen from vehicles on the 1900 block of Ford Parkway on April 2, on the 900 block of May Street on April 2 (two vehicles), on Mississippi River Boulevard and Woodlawn Avenue on April 4, and on the 2400 block of Edgcumbe Road on April 12.
—Vehicles were stolen on the 1700 block of Graham Avenue on April 3, the 400 block of South Snelling Avenue on April 5, the 2300 block of Benson Avenue on April 12, the 1200 block of East Maynard Drive on April 13, the 1200 block of Davern Street on April 13 and the 1500 block of Scheffer Avenue on April 13.

Weapons
—Gunshots were heard on the 1100 block of Randolph Avenue at 7:14 p.m. Saturday, April 11.

Lexington-Hamline

Assault
—An aggravated assault with a firearm was reported on Ashland Avenue and Lexington Parkway at 2:15 a.m. Wednesday, April 8.

Macalester-Groveland

Robbery
—A strong-arm robbery was reported on the 2000 block of Grand Avenue at 8:40 p.m. Saturday, April 4.

 

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Theft
—Bicycles valued at more than $500 were stolen on Mississippi River Boulevard and Summit Avenue on April 2, and on the 2100 block of Grand Avenue on April 3.
—Several items were stolen from vehicles on Mississippi River Boulevard and Summit Avenue on April 4, and on the 1300 block of Sargent Avenue on April 9.
—Vehicles were stolen on April 11 on the 1300 block of St. Clair Avenue and on the 2000 block of Jefferson Avenue.

Mendota Heights

Assault
—A victim was kicked and threatened with a blunt object on the 1300 block of Northland Drive at 12:29 a.m. Friday, April 10. The suspect drove away before police arrived, but was later picked up by St. Paul police following a pursuit.

Miscellaneous
—A suspect dumped bags of trash and leaves at Friendly Hills Park at 10:47 a.m. Sunday, April 12.
—The window of a vehicle reportedly was shot with a BB gun on the 1300 block of Highway 13 at 5:32 p.m. Tuesday, April 14.

Merriam Park

Robbery
—A robbery at gunpoint was reported on the 1900 block of University Avenue at 11:07 p.m. Thursday, April 9.

Theft
—Several items were reported stolen from vehicles on the 1700 block of Hague Avenue on April 2, the 400 block of North Wilder Street on April 3, on Ashland and Prior avenues on April 6, and on the 400 block of North Cleveland Avenue on April 11.
—Vehicles were stolen on the 1900 block of Iglehart Avenue on April 2, the 1800 block of Marshall Avenue on April 8, and the 1600 block of Selby Avenue on April 11.

Snelling-Hamline

Theft
—A theft from auto of items valued at more than $1,000 was reported on Saratoga Street and Selby Avenue at 3 a.m. Saturday, April 11.

Summit Hill

Burglary
—An attempted residential break-in was reported at 10:30 a.m. Saturday, April 11, on the 800 block of Pleasant Avenue.
—A residential burglary was reported on the 700 block of Lincoln Avenue at 9:22 p.m. Tuesday, April 14.

Theft
—Several items were stolen from a vehicle on the 1000 block of Linwood Avenue on Friday, April 3.
—Three vehicles were stolen on the 700-800 blocks of Grand Avenue between April 12-14.

Summit-University

Burglary
—A home break-in that resulted in a police standoff occurred 6:46 p.m. Wednesday, April 8, on the 800 block of Selby Avenue. According to media reports, a female resident found a 47-year-old male suspect in her home armed with a knife. He locked her out of the house, but was apprehended after he jumped from a second-floor window around 1 a.m.
—Burglaries were reported on the 400 block of Dayton Avenue on April 4, the 200 block of Marshall Avenue on April 6, the 700 block of Carroll Avenue on April 9 and the 200 block of Marshall Avenue on April 14.

Theft
—Vehicles were stolen on the 600 block of Selby Avenue on April 2, the 300 block of Laurel Avenue on April 3 (two vehicles), on Dale Street and Summit Avenue on April 3, and on the 300 block of Virginia Street on April 14.
—Thefts from auto were reported on the 400 block of Laurel Avenue on April 11, the 600 block of Portland Avenue on April 14, and the 800 block of Hague Avenue on April 15.
—Shoplifting of items valued at more than $500 was reported on the 400 block of North Lexington Parkway at 4:50 p.m. Monday, April 13.

Assault
—An aggravated assault with a gun occurred on the 200 block of Marshall Avenue at 7:30 p.m. Wednesday, April 15.

West End

Burglary
—An attempted residential burglary was reported on the 200 block of Eagle Street at midnight Tuesday, April 7.
—Commercial burglaries occurred on the 500 block of St. Clair Avenue at 3 p.m. Friday, April 10; and on the 200 block of Grand Avenue at 4:47 a.m. Wednesday, April 15.

Theft
—Vehicles were stolen on the 600 block of Watson Avenue on April 9, the 600 block of Armstrong Avenue on April 12, the 200 block of Cliff Street on April 12, the 300 block of North Smith Avenue on April 14 and the 100 block of Forbes Street on April 15.
—A theft from auto was reported on Monday, April 13, on the 600 block of Canton Street.

Weapons
—Gunfire was heard on the 300 block of Toronto Street at 12:03 a.m. Friday, April 10; and on the 1000 block of Juno Street at 11:15 p.m. Sunday, April 12.

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