• Post category:Crime / NEWS

The following criminal incidents were compiled from Saint Paul and Mendota Heights police department reports and other sources gathered between March 5-7.

Highland Park

Burglary—Residential break-ins were reported on the 1400 block of Pleasant Avenue and the 1500 block of South Mississippi River Boulevard on Saturday, March 5.

Theft—A vehicle was reported stolen on the 1700 block of Race Street on Saturday, March 5.

—The catalytic converter was reported stolen from a vehicle on the 1700 block of Benson Avenue on Sunday, March 6.

Lexington-Hamline

Theft—The catalytic converter was reported stolen from a vehicle on the 400 block of North Lexington Parkway on Thursday, March 3,

Macalester-Groveland

Shooting—A male who appeared to be shot was reportedly seen lying on the ground with a gun next to him around 5:07 a.m. Saturday, March 5, in front of the Macalester College admissions building, 62 Macalester St. He was taken to the hospital.

Robbery—A robbery at gunpoint was reported at Walgreens, 1585 Randolph Ave., around 3:12 a.m. Saturday, March 5. A male suspect displayed a handgun at the cashier and demanded money out of the register. He left in a dark-colored sedan.

 

house ad

 

Theft—Catalytic converters were reported stolen from vehicles on the 1400 block of Lincoln Avenue on March 3-4, the 1700 block of Saint Clair Avenue on March 4-5, and the 300 block of South Lexington Parkway on March 5-6.

Merriam Park

Theft—Catalytic converters were reported stolen from vehicles on the 1800 block of Dayton Avenue on March 4, the 1700 block of Ashland Avenue on March 3-4, and the 1800 block of Carroll Avenue on March 6.

—A vehicle was reported stolen on Fry Street and University Avenue on March 5-6.

Assault—A motorist reportedly pointed a gun at another driver during a road rage incident on Prior and University avenues around 11:08 a.m. Saturday, March 5.

Snelling-Hamline

Theft—A vehicle was reported stolen while the owner was working out at LA Fitness, 1370 University Ave., during the evening of March 5-6.

Summit Hill

Shooting—A White Bear Lake man was reportedly found shot on the 800 block of Grand Avenue around 1:43 a.m. Saturday, March 5. According to media reports, the victim was in his 30s and shot in the chest. He was taken to Regions Hospital, where he was expected to survive. No suspects were known at the time of the shooting.

Burglary—A bicycle was reported stolen from a locked storage unit of an apartment on South Milton Street and Grand Avenue on March 3-5.

Theft—The catalytic converter was reported stolen from a vheicle on the 100 block of South Chatsworth Street on Saturday, March 5.

Summit-University

Theft—A vehicle was reported stolen on the 900 block of Selby Avenue on March 3-4.

—Catalytic converters were reported stolen from vehicles on the 300 block of Pleasant Avenue on March 5, and the 900 block of Laurel Avenue on March 6.

Assault—A woman was reportedly shot on the 1000 block of Carroll Avenue around 3:37 p.m. Sunday, March 6. Officers were unable to locate the suspect upon arrival, but later arrested a 38-year-old man for felony drug possession.

West End

Theft—Vehicles were reported stolen on the 100 block of McBoal Street on March 4, the 200 block of Wilkin Street on March 4-5, and the 100 block of West Seventh Street on March 5.

Weapons—Gunfire was reported on Hope and West Seventh streets around 10:06 p.m. Sunday, March 6.

Miscellaneous—Felony damage to property was reported at Art Farm Advertising, 310 Sherman St., between 8-9 a.m. Thursday, March 3.

COMMENTS TERMS OF SERVICE

The Villager welcomes comments from readers. Please include your full name and the neighborhood in which you live. Be respectful of others and stay on topic. We reserve the right to remove any comment we deem to be profane, rude, insulting or hateful. Comments will be reviewed before being published.