The following public safety summary information from the Hennepin County Sheriff’s Office Patrol Unit is provided to residents as a public service. These highlights from April 1 through April 7, 2013, do not reflect all incidents handled or investigated by the HCSO during this time period.
In addition to the law enforcement services it provides throughout the county, the HCSO provides primary patrol services for the communities of Hassan Township, Greenfield, Medicine Lake and Fort Snelling, as well as the Hennepin County portions of Hanover and Rockford.
On April 2, deputies responded to an address on the 8000 block of Hwy. 55 for a medical. A 71-year-old male was having troubles breathing. He was transported to a nearby hospital for treatment. No other action taken.
On April 4, deputies responded to an address on the 8000 block of Hwy. 55 for an intoxicated party. A 26-year-old male reported his friend consumed a large amount of alcohol and was concerned for her. Deputies spoke to the 35-year-old female who denied medical treatment. She was left with the reporting party and her mother. No other action taken.
On April 6, deputies responded to an address on the 9000 block of Rebecca Park Trail on a verbal domestic report. Deputies spoke to the 22-year-old reporting party who stated she was concerned for her sister who was in a verbal argument with her boyfriend. Deputies spoke to a 27-year-old female and a 24-year-old male who both agreed to being in a verbal argument. The female party left with the reporting party for the night. No further action taken by deputies.
On April 2, deputies responded the area of Kolar Street and Sterling Drive for a suspicious activity report. A 40-year-old man reported seeing a dark SUV several times and believes there might be some kind of drug transaction. Deputies arrived and did not locate the SUV. The reporting party was advised to call again if he sees anymore suspicious activity. No other action taken.
On April 2, deputies responded to a business on the 7000 block of Commerce Circle for an alarm. Deputies met with a key holder and checked the business, it was found to be secured. It was determined to be a false alarm caused by a garage door. No other action taken.
On April 5, deputies responded to an address on the 8100 block of Cedar Street for a medical. A 50-year-old female was reported to having a possible heart attack. North Memorial Paramedics arrived and took control of the victims care. She was transported to Mercy Hospital for further evaluation. Deputies cleared without further action.
On April 5, deputies responded to business on the 7500 block of Hwy. 55 for a theft of gas report. An employee reported the driver of a blue Ford pickup put $83.06 worth of gas into his vehicle and drove off. The employee did not think it was done on purpose. Deputies attempted to make contact with the 40-year-old registered owner but was unable to.
On April 7, deputies responded to a business on the 7500 block of Hwy. 55 for a theft of gas report. An employee reported the driver of a silver Toyota put $25 worth of gas in the vehicle and drove off. Deputies made contact with the 48-year-old male driver who agreed to go back and pay for the gas. It was determined there was an error with the card he used.
On April 5, deputies responded to an address on the 10000 block of Prairie Lane for a carbon monoxide alarm. A 71-year-old female was feeling ill and was checked out by paramedics but refused to be transported. Hanover Fire checked the residence and did not find elevated levels of carbon monoxide. No other action taken.
During the week of April 1 to April 7, 2013, Hennepin County Sheriff’s Office patrol deputies also issued or provided: one citation and three alarms.