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The following criminal incidents were compiled from Saint Paul and Mendota Heights police department reports and other sources gathered between May 14-16.

Highland Park

Miscellaneous—A female reportedly banged on the walls of a man’s apartment and damaged his motorcycle on the 1500 block of Saint Paul Avenue around 7:33 p.m. Friday, May 13.


Burglary—An apartment burglary was reported on the 1200 block of Marshall Avenue around 10:20 a.m. Friday, May 13.

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—An attempted break-in was reported on the 1300 block of Portland Avenue around 1:35 a.m. Saturday, May 14.

Theft—A purse-snatching was reported at HealthPartners, 451 N. Dunlap St., around 1:30 p.m. Thursday, May 12.

Miscellaneous—A male was arrested on an outstanding warrant after he was found slumped over in a vehicle at the Midway Target around 6:47 p.m. Friday, May 15.


Theft—Vehicles were stolen on the 200 block of North Cretin Avenue on May 13, on Woodlawn and Goodrich avenues on May 13, the 2100 block of Juliet Avenue on May 14, and the 1800 block of Goodrich and the 1400 block of Grand Avenue on May 15.

Merriam Park

Burglary—Kinder Village Child Care Center, 504 E. Lynnhurst Ave., was burglarized between 1:30-2 a.m. Friday, May 13.

Theft—A vehicle was reported stolen on the 1800 block of Carroll Avenue on May 14.

—Five males wearing all black reportedly stole a vehicle on Cleveland and Ashland avenues on May 15.


Theft—A vehicle was reported stolen on Hamline and University avenues on May 14.

Summit Hill

Robbery—Freewheel Bike, 799 Grand Ave., was reportedly robbed by a suspect who implied he had a knife around 6:15 p.m. Friday, May 13.

Theft—A vehicle was reported stolen on the 1000 block of Fairmount Avenue on May 13.

—Catalytic converters were reported stolen from vehicles on the 600 block of Summit Avenue on May 11, and the 700 block of Fairmount Avenue on May 15.

Assault—A woman was reportedly punched and kicked by two other women inside Billy’s on Grand, 857 Grand Ave., around 12:22 a.m. Sunday, May 15. Security broke up the fight and escorted the suspects out of the bar.

Miscellaneous—A 60-year-old man was arrested for DWI after he was found unconscious behind the steering wheel of his vehicle around 9:05 p.m. Friday, May 13, at Victoria Crossing South, 850 Grand Ave.

—A 27-year-old man was arrested for DWI after being stopped for speeding on Pleasant and Saint Clair avenues around 12:16 a.m. Sunday, May 15. A 27-year-old male passenger was cited for obstruction after he yelled at the officers and got out of the vehicle despite being told multiple times to remain inside.


Robbery—A suspect stole a man’s wallet during a strong-arm robbery around 2:02 a.m. Saturday, May 14, on the 400 block of Dayton Avenue.

Theft—A moped was reported stolen on the 900 block of Selby Avenue during the evening of May 13-14.

Miscellaneous—Felony damage to property was reported on the 600 block of Portland Avenue on May 12-13.

West End

Theft—Vehicles were reported stolen on May 13 on Adrian Street and Albion Avenue, and on Randolph Avenue and Chatsworth Street.

—A male suspect was seen stealing copper wire from light poles near the High Bridge dog park on Randolph Avenue around 5:13 p.m. Saturday, May 14. The suspect left before police arrived. Many light poles in the area had their wire exposed.

Assault—A man reported being punched in the face by a suspect on West Seventh and Chestnut streets around 1:33 p.m. Friday, May 15.

—A 37-year-old man was arrested for assault after he reportedly spit at a female when she was entering the Downtowner Grill around 8:48 a.m. Friday, May 15, on the 200 block of West Seventh Street.




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