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The following criminal incidents were compiled from Saint Paul and Mendota Heights police department reports and other sources between December 14-15.

Highland Park

Theft—A shoplifting loss of more than $1,000 was reported at Speedway, 1580 Ford Pkwy., around 7 p.m. Friday, December 3.

—A theft from auto valued at more than $1,000 was reported on the 2500 block of Crosby Farm Road between 3-10:15 p.m. Saturday, December 11.

Assault—A male suspect jumped out of a vehicle and punched a passenger during a road rage incident on Saint Paul Avenue and Edgcumbe Road that took place between 11:45 a.m.-1:03 p.m. Tuesday, December 14.


Merriam Park

Burglary—A cash box was reported stolen at Wendy’s, 1770 University Ave., between 8:02-8:30 a.m. Monday, December 13.

Theft—Vehicles were reported stolen on the 1900 block of Marshall Avenue on December 13, and the 300 block of Stonebridge Boulevard on December 14.

Miscellaneous—Someone reportedly threw a sidewalk scraper through an apartment window on the 400 block of North Fairview Avenue around 8:36 p.m. Tuesday, December 14.


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Summit Hill

Theft—A catalytic converter was reported stolen from a vehicle on the 200 block of South Lexington Parkway on Monday, December 13.

Miscellaneous—Felony damage to property was reported at the Linwood Community Center, 860 Saint Clair Ave., around 5 p.m. Tuesday, December 14.


Burglary—A break-in of an occupied apartment was reported on the 500 block of Selby Avenue around 3:47 p.m. Sunday, December 13.

Assault—A 14-year-old boy was arrested for felony terroristic threats after reportedly threatening his mother with a knife on the 700 block of Carroll Avenue around 4:24 p.m. Monday, December 13.

Fire fatality—A fire was reported in an apartment on the 200 block of North Western Avenue around 9:36 p.m. Monday, December 13. A man was transported to Regions Hospital in critical condition, where he later died. According to media reports, the fire may have been caused by a cigarette.

West End

Theft—A stolen vehicle was recovered at the scene of a hit-and-run accident on the 900 block of Bayard Avenue around 4:24 a.m. Monday, December 13.


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