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The following criminal incidents were compiled from Saint Paul and Mendota Heights police department reports and other sources between November 20-22.

Highland Park

Theft—The catalytic converter was reported stolen from a vehicle on the 700 block of Mount Curve Boulevard between 7:30-9:30 p.m. Thursday, November 18.

—A vehicle was reported stolen on the 2500 block of West Seventh Street around 7:13 a.m. Friday, November 19.

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Robbery—A man was robbed of his wallet at gunpoint after he exited his vehicle in the parking lot of Skyline Tower, 1247 Saint Anthony Ave., around 10:47 p.m. Sunday, November 21.


Theft—A vehicle was reported stolen on the 200 block of South Syndicate Street around 5 p.m. Friday, November 19.

—The catalytic converter was reported stolen from a vehicle on the 1900 block of Fairmount Avenue around 10 a.m. Friday, November 19.

Merriam Park

Theft—A theft valued at more than $1,000 was reported at KidsPark, 525 Pelham Blvd., during the evening of November 18-19.

—Two vehicles were reported stolen on the 1900-2100 blocks of Marshall Avenue on November 19-21.

Assault—A man was shot in his vehicle on University and Snelling avenues around 4:46 a.m. Sunday, November 21. He said he was approached by an unknown suspect who tried to sell him marijuana. When the victim declined, the suspect pulled out a gun and shot once through the driver’s side door, striking him in the leg. The suspect was described as a black male in his 20s, around 6 feet tall, with longer hair and wearing dark clothing. The victim drove himself to the hospital.


Burglary—Suspects reportedly broke into an occupied apartment on the 200 block of Summit Avenue and stole thousands of dollars worth of jewelry and fur coats around 9:47 p.m. Saturday, November 20.

—An apartment break-in was reported on the 600 block of Dayton Avenue between 11 a.m.-5 p.m. Sunday, November 21.

Theft—Two vehicles were reported stolen on the 800-900 blocks of Marshall Avenue on November 20-21.

Assault—A domestic assault victim reported being struck with a bat and baton on the 400 block of Marshall Avenue around 12:28 p.m. Saturday, November 20. She was taken to the hospital with serious injuries. A felony pickup order was issued for the suspect.

Miscellaneous—A woman said her ex-husband arrived at her job and used a tow truck to ram into her vehicle on the 800 block of Iglehart Avenue around 1:49 p.m. Friday, November 19.

—Felony damage to property was reported on the 1000 block of Carroll Avenue on November 18-19.

West End

Robbery—The BP Station, 675 W. Seventh St., was robbed at gunpoint around 5:22 p.m. Sunday, November 21.

Theft—Vehicles were reported stolen on the 900 block of West Seventh Street, and on West Seventh and Chestnut streets on Friday, November 19.

Assault—A man was assaulted by a suspect with a knife on the 100 block of West Seventh Street around 3 a.m. Saturday, November 20.

—A 34-year-old man was arrested for felony assault and drug possession after he reportedly threatened guests and security staff with an edged weapon at the Hampton Inn, 200 W. Seventh St., around 10:41 p.m. Saturday, November 20. He was taken into custody without incident at a nearby bus stop.

Arson—An arson investigation was reported on the 900 block of Palace Avenue around 12:02 a.m. Sunday, November 21.

Miscellaneous—A 22-year-old woman was arrested for trespassing, disorderly conduct and obstructing the legal process after she was seen trying to get into vehicles and refused to leave the Grand Stop, 236 Grand Ave., around 11:30 a.m. Friday, November 19.


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