Maple Grove Police

The following is a synopsis of some of the incidents that occurred in the city during the week of Aug. 13, 2017 through Aug. 19, 2017. Refer to the city’s website Crime Mapping Section for additional details for the crimes of burglary, robbery, arson, theft and vehicle theft.
Sunday, Aug. 13
9400 block of Union Terrace — There was a report of an injured heron in backyard. Officer responded and transported bird to wildlife rehab center for further care.
9300 block of Ranchview Lane — There was a report of a stolen vehicle. Key fob was left in vehicle. Officers responded, car recovered and an adult male arrested.
6500 block of Merrimac Lane — There was a report of a stolen bicycle. Officers responded and follow-up investigation is being conducted.
400 block of W. Eagle Lake Drive — There was a report of an individual who had fallen off scaffolding. Officers responded and assisted until ambulance arrived to transport individual to the hospital for further care.
8000 block of Wedgewood Lane — There was a report of shoplifting. Officers found suspect in parking lot, individual was arrested.
Donald Hartman, 28, of Maple Grove was cited for possession or receiving stolen property and motor vehicle theft.
Alyssa Dahl, 19, of Forest Lake was cited for possession of methamphetamine and theft.
Monday, Aug. 14
9200 block of Inland Lane — There were reports of separate theft from autos. Officers responded. Henry Jones, 18, of Minneapolis was cited for burglary and falsely reporting crime to a police officer. David Perkins, 21, of Minneapolis was cited for burglary and falsely reporting crime to a police officer.
17000 block of 93rd Place — There was a report of motor vehicle tampering. Car owner found car unlocked and items gone through. Officers responded, no suspects.
12000 block of Elm Creek Blvd. — There was a report of females shoplifting children’s clothing and left store. Officers responded and were unable to locate suspects.
11000 block of 84th Place — There was a report of a car window broken out, no suspects.
15000 block of Grove Circle — There was a report of shoplifting. Officers responded, suspect arrested.
Tuesday, Aug. 15
9200 block of Rosewood Lane — There was a report of trespassing at a construction site. Officers responded. Awil Adan, 18, of Maple Grove was cited for underage liquor consumption, trespassing, and fleeing a police officer. Justin Cardinal, 18, of Maple Grove was cited for underage liquor consumption, trespassing, and fleeing a police officer.
9800 block Magda Drive — There was a report of smoke in a residence. Officers and Fire Department responded. A towel was placed over a lamplight and was smoldering. Fire used fans to clear out residence.
6000 block of Eagle Lake Drive — There was a report of a suspicious vehicle in cul-de-sac. Two adults were sleeping as they were too tired to drive.
12000 block of 82nd Ave. — There was a report of juveniles walking through the neighborhood causing disturbances. Resident requested extra patrol in area.
Wednesday, Aug. 16
Elm Creek Blvd. & Main St. — There was a report of a drunk driver in a construction zone. Officer responded, stopped vehicle. Joseph Bono, 27, of Arlington Heights, Illinois was cited for third degree DWI refusal to submit to chemical test.
9000 block of Deerwood Lane — There was a report of an intoxicated female trying to start fights. Officer responded, female was given a ride home by a Lyft driver.
11000 block of 91st Ave. — There was a report of a catalytic convertor being removed from vehicle. Officer responded, no suspects.
10000 block of 85th Ave. — There was a report of a theft of speakers from auto. Officer and Hennepin County Crime Lab responded to collect fingerprints and DNA swabs. No suspects.
9000 block of Holly Lane — There was a report of stolen iPhone. Officer responded, there are no suspects.
Thursday, Aug. 17
12000 block of Elm Creek Blvd. — There was a report of a theft of clothing items. Officer responded, there are no suspects.
Hwy. 169 & I-94 — There was a report of a property damage accident. Officer responded and found one of the parties to be intoxicated. Zachary Rodriguez, 25, of Elk River was cited for third degree DWI driving while impaired-criminal penalty, careless driving and third degree DUI.
12000 block of Elm Creek Blvd. — There was a report of a stolen bike. Officer responded. Complainant advised bike was hidden in bushes and not locked when stolen. No suspects.
13000 block of Grove Dr. — There was a report of an ex-employee making threats and breaking things. Officers responded, suspect had left prior to their arrival. Suspect was later contacted by phone and served a trespass notice.
Joshua Schmidt, 28, of St. Cloud was cited for fifth degree possession of methamphetamine at Bass Lake Road and I-494.
Friday, Aug. 18
8000 block of Peony Lane — There was a report of a physical domestic. Prior to officers arrival, suspect left the area. Case under investigation.
10000 block of Lancaster Lane — There was a report of someone entering an unlocked car. Nothing taken but suspect had used garage door opener in car to open garage door. Officers responded, no suspects.
9000 block of Dunkirk Lane — There was a report of shoplifting. Officer responded. Suspect has been identified, currently under investigation.
Elm Creek Blvd. & Hemlock Lane — There was a traffic stop made by an officer. Driver of vehicle was found to be intoxicated, arrested for DWI.
Saturday, Aug. 19
13000 block of 96th Pace — There was a report of chocolate being left on ground for dogs to eat. Officers responded, no suspects.
12000 block of Elm Creek Blvd. — There was a report of an individual stealing shirts by putting them in bag. Suspects were identified, investigation continues.
73rd Place & Fish Lake Road — There was a report of an intoxicated person walking in a roadway. Officer responded. Person was taken home to a sober party.
13000 block of 80th Circle — There was a report of skimming devices on ATM and/or gas pump. Person reporting stated debit card had been fraudulently used. Case under investigation.
Benjamin Witteveen, 30, of Brooklyn Park was cited for third degree DUI alcohol concentration over .08, third degree DWI driving while impaired-criminal penalty and careless driving at Elm Creek Blvd. and Hemlock Lane N.
Michael Trieschmann, 39, of Maple Grove was cited for shoplifting, domestic abuse- violating and order for protection and warrant arrest at Transit 58 in Maple Grove.
Other
During this time period there were 27 property damage traffic accidents and two property damage injury traffic accidents.