Police Report: Week of Oct. 19
Monday, October 1
3:04 a.m. Investigated a report of threats being made through Facebook.
5:55 p.m. A vehicle in the 1000 block of 9th Avenue N. was taken without permission. Suspect went joyriding through the neighborhood. Vehicle was returned. Parents of suspect notified. Juvenile was cited for offenses.
Tuesday, Oct. 2
9:28 a.m. Forks for a skidsteer, bucket, compactor, chains and tie-downs were stolen from a truck parked in the 1600 block of 10th Street S. Items valued at $4,000.
1:09 p.m. An iPod was reported stolen at the high school.
2:39 p.m. A cell phone valued at $300 and clothing and books valued at $50.06 were reported stolen from a bench in a high school locker room.
7:06 p.m. Assisted North Ambulance with a report of a juvenile receiving a head or neck injury during a youth football game.
Wednesday, Oct. 3
A handicapped parking sticker was reported stolen from a residence in the 600 block of Old County 18.
9:38 p.m. While out on a warrant check with a vehicle, officer smelled odor of burned marijuana coming from vehicle in driveway. Officer located a small amount of marijuana and a pipe on the occupant of the vehicle. Citations were issued.
11:17 p.m. A person was arrested in the 100 block of Old 18 Circle on a felony warrant out of Mille Lacs County.
Thursday, Oct. 4
3:49 p.m. An injured fox with a possible broken leg was reported in the 500 block of 6th Avenue N. Officer observed fox. North Country Wildlife was called.
5:58 p.m. A juvenile male sustained a neck injury in a youth football game.
Friday, Oct. 5
3:34 a.m. A vehicle accident was reported on Highway 169 near County 2 in Sherburne County. Driver fell asleep and launched vehicle into the southbound lane of Highway 169. No injury was reported to the driver.
8:07 a.m. The fraudulent use of a credit card was reported at Coborn’s. Complainant reported $164.52 was charged to card without complainant’s knowledge.
1:08 p.m. Two pairs of Spandex shorts were reported stolen from a locker room at Princeton High School. Shorts valued at $40.
Saturday, Oct. 6
11:58 a.m. A shoplifter was reported at Thrifty White Drug.
11:07 p.m. Sixteen grams of marijuana were found during a traffic stop on Rum River Drive at 17th Street N. Paraphernalia also located. Juvenile driver also had no proof of insurance and license plate light was out. Parents of juvenile driver were notified.
Sunday, Oct. 7
1:31 a.m. A 21-year-old male was arrested on a Hennepin County warrant after being pulled over for failing to stop at a stop sign. The driver was also cited for driving after revocation.
4:55 p.m. Little Dukes reported a gas drive-off in the amount of $40.37. Suspect returned to pay after contacted by officer.
Tuesday, Oct. 9
3:26 p.m. Responded to a vehicle accident on Highway 95 at 50th Avenue east of Princeton. Injuries were reported.
4:27 p.m. A man at 801 3rd Street N. ignored a “do not use” sign on an elevator and used the elevator. He got stuck in the elevator. Princeton Fire responded and got the man out.
Wednesday, Oct. 10
7:01 p.m. Residents in the 700 block of 7th Avenue S. were burning leaves in violation of the city ordinance. Resident advised of ordinance.
Thursday, Oct. 11
9:18 p.m. A female was cited for stealing a pack of cigarettes from behind the counter of Casey’s on South Rum River Drive.
Friday, Oct. 12
5:26 p.m. Responded to a verbal dispute between a male and female over a paternity test of a newborn baby in the 1400 block of 15th St. N. The male had a warrant out of Hennepin County. He had also been drinking and registered a .21 in a preliminary breath test.
Saturday, Oct. 13
12:01 p.m. A gas drive-off in the amount of $47.30 was reported at Hofman Oil.
4:21 p.m. Investigated a report of juveniles going into yards on 9th Avenue and 3rd Street and damaging Halloween decorations.
5:58 p.m. Hofman Oil reported that a suspect had been in the store and punched out the glass on a fire extinguisher case.
11:02 p.m. A man in Riverside Park was threatening to hang himself with a dog leash. While police were talking to reporting party the suspect walked by with a leash around his neck. He stated he was standing on a chair in the park to hang himself but chickened out. A chair was located in the park. Suspect was taken by ambulance to the hospital and put on a 72-hour hold.