West Hennepin Public Safety

The following incidents were reported by West Hennepin Public Safety between Feb. 10 and Feb. 18.

Independence  

On Feb. 15, at 11:13 a.m. there was report of a lost wallet. The wallet was put in the side pocket door of the driver’s side. The wallet may have fallen out on the 200 block of County Road 92N. Wallet is flip type.

On Feb. 16, at 10:35 a.m. there was a report of a 911 hang-up call, a child was heard “here mom, they said 911” and then the phone disconnected on the 5100 block Fern Drive. Homeowner stated that the kids had an old phone and they didn’t realize that it still could call 911. He stated that they are not going to allow the kids to play with the phone anymore and apologized.

On Feb. 16, at 2:17 p.m. there was a third degree DWI refusal, Uros Jelicic, 40 from Spring Park on the 5400 block of Anderson Estates Road.

On Feb. 16, at 11:32 p.m. an officer observed a vehicle pulled into a closed business lot on the 1900 block of County Road 90. Motorist was having problems with his heater and pulled off the roadway to try and get it working.

On Feb. 17, at 2:50 p.m. there was a complaint of target shooting on the 7500 block of Turner Road. Target was a big berm in place as a back drop and a safe setup. Officer also observed tracks in the snow where cross country skiers and horses had been on that land.

On Feb. 17, at 4:29 p.m. there was a report that someone had placed a snowmobile trail sign on property located on the 6300 block of County Road 11. Officer observed fresh dirt where someone had dug in the sign. Homeowner would have liked the person to speak with him before digging and the location is where he pushes snow off of his driveway which he will still be able to do.

On Feb. 17, at 5:19 p.m. there was a report that a driver’s door had been pried on the top and someone gained access and stole many items from a vehicle on the 200 block of County Road 92N. Stolen were: Smith & Wesson 12 ga. shotgun, four radio control trucks; two RC 4X4 Trailfinder2 and Axial model SCX10; two radio controllers, one toolbox with car parts and tools and one duffle bag. Hennepin Crime lab responded and processed the scene and took photos. Case under investigation.

On Feb. 18, at 2:45 a.m. a homeowner reported someone rang their door bell on the 4700 block of Lake Sarah Drive S. Area was checked and found nothing suspicious.

Maple Plain

On Feb. 11, at 6:52 p.m. there was a report that a female filled $59.93 worth of gas into her vehicle on the 5200 block of Highway 12. The female laid the pump on the ground, to not alert them that she was done pumping gas and drove off. Vehicle is a small midsize Chevrolet, light blue in color, possible 2 or 4 doors, possible model Malibu or Impala. Female description was a heavy set female, dark curly hair, wearing a hoodie over her head.

On Feb. 14, at 12:43 p.m. there was  a report of a non-smoking room rented and the tenant left cigarette butts and food in the sink, clogging it and there was a lot of garbage in the room on the 5300 block of Highway 12. Damage was less than $100.

On Feb. 17, at 8:19 a.m. there was a report of a CO alarm and no one ill on the 1700 block of Perkins Lane. Maple Plain Fire found old batteries in one unit. The area was scanned with the meter and no alarming levels detected.

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