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The following criminal incidents were compiled from Saint Paul and Mendota Heights police department reports and other sources  gathered between June 1-2.

Highland Park

Theft—Vehicles were reported stolen on the 600 block of South Saratoga Street and the 500 block of South Cleveland Avenue on May 31.


Burglary—A burglary was reported on the 1700 block of Grand Avenue on Tuesday, May 31.

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Theft—A vehicle was reported stolen on the 1600 block of Grand Avenue on Wednesday, June 1.

Merriam Park

Theft—A 2003 Lund boat was reported stolen from a backyard on the 400 block of Herschel Street at 1:18 p.m. Wednesday, May 25.

—A vehicle was reported stolen on the 2000 block of Princeton Avenue on May 30-31.


Miscellaneous—Felony damage to property was reported to Concordia University’s Kohler Building, 1397 Selby Ave., around 6:15 a.m. Tuesday, May 31.

Summit Hill

Burglary—A burglary was reported at a vacant home under renovation on the 900 block of Grand Avenue on May 28-31.


Theft—Catalytic converters were reported stolen from vehicles at Summit Church at 845 Summit Ave. on May 28-29, and on Laurel Avenue and Arundel Street on June 1.

Weapons—Shell casings were found after police responded to gunfire on the 900 block of Dayton Avenue around 10:09 p.m. Tuesday, May 31.

—Two callers reported hearing gunshots and a car crash on the 800 block of Hague Avenue around 1:54 a.m. Thursday, June 2.

West End

Robbery—A woman said six or seven males and females armed with a handgun and knives stole her belongings and her car on Leech and McBoal streets around 1:03 a.m. Thursday, June 2.

Theft—A vehicle was reported stolen on the 800 block of Juno Avenue around 6:23 a.m. Wednesday, June 1.

Weapons—Multiple callers reported gunfire near West Seventh Street and Randolph Avenue around 1:28 a.m. Wednesday, June 1.

Miscellaneous—The bases of 11 streetlights were found broken in what appeared to be an attempted copper wire theft on Montreal Way and Adrian Street during the evening of May 31-June 1. The lights were not working when police arrived.

—A 34-year-old man was arrested for DWI, child endangerment, giving false information to police and failure to register as a sex offender after police responded to a driving complaint on Shepard Road and Chestnut Street around 8:05 p.m. Tuesday, May 31. The suspect also had two outstanding warrants for theft.


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