The department reported a personal injury crash Monday, May 6 at 12:15 p.m. in the area of County Rd. 116 and County Rd. 117. The driver of vehicle #1 was northbound on County Rd. 116 and was waiting to make a left turn into the golf course parking lot when the driver of vehicle #2 hit the rear end of vehicle #1. This forced vehicle #1 across the southbound lane of traffic. The driver of vehicle #3 was southbound County Rd. 116 and attempted to avoid striking vehicle #1, but was unable to avoid striking the vehicle.
Theft of product/funds was reported Thursday, May 9 at 11:08 a.m. in the 77XX block of Corcoran Trail E. The reporting party stated they placed an ad on Craig’s List to sell some product. The suspect became interested in purchasing the product. They exchanged the product for a personal check. When the reporting party deposited the check into their account, the bank advised that the check had been written on a closed account. The case has been forwarded to the Hennepin County Sheriff’s Office for further investigation and charging.
The department responded to a medical emergency Wednesday, May 8 at 3:01 a.m. in the 225XX block of County Rd. 117. A 94 year old female was in pain. The patient was transported to Maple Grove Hospital by North Ambulance.
The department responded to a report of a welfare check on Wednesday, May 8 at 12:03 a.m. An Officer from Three Rivers Parks had requested the Corcoran Officer to check on the rightful owner of a vehicle that had been left at the Elm Creek Nature Center all day. The rightful owner of the vehicle stated that their nanny had driven the vehicle over there and when the nanny and kids went to leave, the key would not work in the ignition. The vehicle will be removed Wednesday.
The department responded to a report of found property on Wednesday, May 8 at 7:18 a.m. in the area of 203XX County Rd. 50. The Officer was checking the city park and found a child’s bag of toys. The bag and contents were brought to the police department for safekeeping.
The department responded to a report of a suspicious act on Wednesday, May 8 at 8:18 a.m. in the 68XX block of Willow Dr. The reporting party stated their mailbox was duct taped closed. The Officer arrived and removed the tape. There was no damage to the mailbox. Unknown suspect(s) at this time.
The department responded to a report of a missing person on Friday, May 10 at 12:40 a.m. in the 96XX block of County Rd. 116. The reporting party stated their 17 year old daughter went to a meeting at 7:00 p.m. and has not returned home. The Officer attempted to contact the juvenile on her cell phone; however the calls went directly to voicemail. The Officer contacted the family in the morning and found that the daughter had returned home sometime between 4:00 a.m. and 6:00 a.m. The juvenile was removed from the missing persons file.
The department responded to a report of a public assist on Friday, May 10 at 12:46 p.m. in the 78XX block of Maple Hill Rd. The reporting party stated a student from their child’s school had taken their child’s phone without permission. The student’s parent called the reporting party to say they had the phone and would return it the next day. The child did not attend school the next day, so the reporting party asked the Corcoran Police to retrieve the phone from the child. Officers went to the residence and retrieved the phone. The reporting party came to the police administrative office to pick up the phone that evening.
The department responded to a report of found property on Saturday, May 11 at 8:19 p.m. in the 238XX block of Meadow Creek Dr. The reporting party stated they had found a duffle bag and backpack on their property. The Officer located the name of the property owner within the items and found they live in Maple Grove. The Officer had a Maple Grove Officer contact the property owner to advise of the found property. The items were from a burglary in December, 2012, at the property owner’s residence in Maple Grove.
The department responded to a report of vandalism on Saturday, May 11 at 10:39 p.m. in the 67XX block of Horseshoe Bend Dr. The reporting party stated someone threw a burning bag of dog feces on their front porch. The Loretto Fire department responded to check the exterior of the house for any additional fires. No voices or vehicles were seen or heard leaving the area. There are no suspects at this time.