On Monday, Nov. 4, at 8:17 a.m. at Pondview Drive and County Road 11, Loretto, two street signs were reported missing.
On Monday, Nov. 4, at 4:39 p.m. at County Road 116 and Medina Lake Drive, a resident called and said that his tractor had stalled and he was requesting police assistance. Prior to officer arrival, the resident called back to say that he’d gotten his tractor running.
On Monday, Nov. 4, at 6:10 p.m. at County Road 101 and Evergreen Road, officer came upon a pile of clothes lying in the roadway. The items were inventoried and will be kept at the police department for safekeeping until the owner comes forward.
On Tuesday, Nov. 5, at 7:32 a.m. on the 3000 block of Willow Drive, a damaged mailbox was reported.
On Tuesday, Nov. 5, at 4:30 p.m. on the 00 block of Medina Street, Loretto, it was reported that two people were living out of a car in a business parking lot and were supposed to leave by 4:30. Officer were requested to make sure they left as requested.
On Tuesday, Nov. 5, at 8:51 p.m. on the 4300 block of Willow Drive, there was a 911-hangup phone call. An employee advised that it was a misdial.
On Wednesday, Nov. 6, at 2 p.m. on the 4300 block of Willow Drive, a vehicle was successfully unlocked without apparent damage.
On Wednesday, Nov. 6, at 5 p.m. on the 200 block of Highway 55, a gas drive-off was reported. The vehicle’s registered owner, who stated that he was not driving at the time of the incident, said that he would pay for the fuel.
On Wednesday, Nov. 6, at 8:11 p.m. on the 200 block of Hamel Road, there was a report of a suspicious vehicle driving slowly in front of a resident’s home. The vehicle was not located by police.
On Thursday, Nov. 7, at 1:35 p.m. on the 4600 block of Medina Lake Drive, a vehicle was unlocked with no visible damage.
On Friday, Nov. 8, at 8:03 p.m. on the 1500 block of Tamarack Drive, there was a report of a suspicious male on a resident’s property tracking a deer he’d shot. Officer located the hunter, who was legally hunting on his parent’s property. He was allowed to continue his search.
On Saturday, Nov. 9, at 3 a.m. on the 500 block of Highway 55, the was a report of a suspicious occupied vehicle. The vehicle was located and the occupants were homeless. They were advised that if the property owner requested they leave, they would have to move to private property. The reporting party was fine with them staying the night on the site.
On Saturday, Nov. 9, at 6:21 a.m. on the 3400 block of Leawood Drive, a vehicle was opened with no apparent damage.
On Saturday, Nov. 9, at 6:50 p.m. on the 4500 block of Wichita Trail, a resident reported hearing approximately four to five shots west of his property, somewhere around Lake Peter. Officer was unable to hear shots, and the cause of the noise is unknown.
On Saturday, Nov. 9, at 8:52 p.m. on the 4100 block of Apache Drive, a caller reported suspicious activity at her neighbor’s residence. A vehicle drove around a locked gate and up the driveway. Officer was able to make contact with homeowner, who advised that his wife had just driven up the driveway.
On Monday, Nov. 11, at 12:23 p.m. on the 100 block of Albert Street, Loretto, there was a 911 hang-up. Resident advised that she was making a long distance call that started with a 9, and that there was no emergency.
On Monday, Nov. 11, at 4:35 p.m. on the 4400 block of Trillium Drive South, a resident found a stray black and white cat and transported it to the Animal Humane Society in Golden Valley.
On Thursday, Nov. 14, at 5 a.m. on the 800 block of Meander Court, officer found a work van with a side door ajar and the rear right tire was flat. All other doors were unlocked and there was a key in the ignition. Officer checked the van and found no one inside. Nothing was reported missing from the vehicle.
On Thursday, Nov. 14, at 7:27 a.m. on the 3400 block of Elm Creek Drive, a resident called to report that eight to 10 coyotes had chewed threw and dug under his fence and were coming up to the windows and taunting his dogs. He was advised to call the DNR immediately if the situation occurred again.
On Thursday, Nov. 14, at 2:57 p.m. on the 1300 block of Baker Park Road, there was a report of a male drinking malt liquor in the street. Upon arrival, the male was gone.
On Thursday, Nov. 14, at 6:49 p.m. on the 4800 block of Rolling Hill Road, officer assisted an individual with getting out of a locked business gate.
On Friday, Nov. 15, at 12:49 a.m. at Mohawk Drive and Highway 55, there was a report of a train horn sounding continuously. Officer arrived and found a westbound train moving very slowly. The horn was sounding without interruption. Canadian Pacific Railway was contacted and the crew advised that horn was malfunctioning and was being worked on. The horn was disabled.
On Saturday, Nov. 16, at 12:46 p.m. at Capriole Drive and Navajo Road, there was a report of a suspicious male taking photographs. The male was not located.
On Saturday, Nov. 16, at 2:42 p.m. on the 200 block of St. John Street, Loretto, a vehicle was opened with no damage noted.
On Sunday, Nov. 17, at 2:17 a.m. on the 100 block of Railway Street East, Loretto, an officer while on patrol located a parked car that was unoccupied and had the dome light on. It did not appear that the locks or ignition had been tampered with. At approximately 3:10 a.m., officer drove by again and the found the vehicle was no longer parked at this location.
On Sunday, Nov. 17, at 7:18 p.m. on the 800 block of Hamel Road, officer was unable to gain entry at a lockout.