1A 25-year-old Hartland man was arrested for drunken driving after being stopped for driving west in the eastbound lane in the 400 block of West Brown Deer Road at 2:50 a.m. March 24. The man admitting have "a few drinks" because it was his birthday. His blood alcohol content was 0.12.
2A 22-year-old Waukesha man was arrested for driving after revocation, drunken driving related, and failure to install an ignition interlock device after making an illegal U-turn in the 400 block of West Brown Deer Road at 7:30 a.m. March 24.
3A 15-year-old Brown Deer boy and a 14-year-old Milwaukee boy were cited for disorderly conduct after fighting at Brown Deer High School, 8060 N. 60th St., at 1 p.m. Feb. 29.
4A woman tried to buy cigarettes with a counterfeit $100 bill in the liquor department at Pick 'n Save, 9200 N. Green Bay Road, at 7:55 p.m. March 3. The clerk used a pen, which proved the bill was real, but when held up to the light the image of Abraham Lincoln was seen. When the clerk told the woman her bill was counterfeit she asked for it back. The clerk said no and the woman left.
5A 14-year-old Brown Deer girl was cited for disorderly conduct after yelling profanities and then refusing to leave a class at Brown Deer High School, 8060 N. 60th St., at 9:15 a.m. March 9. The girl said she was upset because she wanted to concentrate and another girl kept talking.
6Two laptop computers valued at $2,260 were taken from American TV, 6700 W. Brown Deer Road, about 11 a.m. and reported at 12:30 p.m. March 15. A man was caught on surveillance video taking the laptops from a display case while a woman seemed to be blocking a salesperson's view.
7A 37-year-old Brown Deer woman was arrested for disorderly conduct after causing a disturbance at Rollies Bar, 7751 N. Teutonia Ave., at 2:07 a.m. March 16. The woman became angry yelling profanities when she and others were told they had to leave because it was closing time. She then yelled at the bartender saying he served her the wrong drink and took her money and next threw a water bottle hitting two customers. Another customer offered to give her a ride home, but she got even angrier saying, "You wanna fight me (expletive)." The woman had been at the bar for about three hours and "only had five drinks" according to the bartender.
8A 26-year-old Mequon man was arrested for hit and run about 4:15 a.m. at his home after running into a parked car, which then hit another parked car, and fleeing the scene in the 7600 block of North Teutonia Avenue about 2 a.m. March 18. An officer saw the damaged cars and also found a bumper with a license plate attached that did not belong to either of those cars. The plate was traced and the man was found at home. He said that he, too, had been the victim of the hit and run. When told his bumper and license plate were found at the scene, he admitted hitting the cars saying his foot got caught under the gas pedal. He also said he intended to call police that morning.
9A 25-year-old Brown Deer man was arrested for possession of marijuana and drug paraphernalia outside Parkview Pub, 7651 N. Teutonia Ave., at 2:20 a.m. March 18. Police found the man sitting on a back step smoking a multicolored pipe. The man handed over 0.3 grams of the drug that was in his pocket.
10Two Milwaukee men, 20 and 22, were arrested for possession of marijuana with the addition of possession on school premises at Dean Elementary School, 8355 N. 55th St., at 3:50 p.m. March 18. The men, who were just leaving the playground when police arrived, admitted smoking the drug but both said it was all gone. However, 2.3 grams of marijuana was found in the glove box of their vehicle. Both admitted ownership, one saying he bought the marijuana near the 6000 block of West Bradley Street and the other saying he bought it on Burleigh Street.
A 33-year-old Milwaukee woman was arrested for battery/domestic after she reportedly attacked her sister causing injury at 6:15 p.m. March 20. The woman scratched her sister's face and chest leaving marks and also made threats. A 72-hour no contact order was issued against the suspect.
Two domestic incidents were reported this week.
11A 17-year-old Glendale boy was arrested for theft of an advertising sign from a counter at McDonald's, 8739 N. Port Washington Road, at 10:30 a.m. March 17. The boy said that he took the sign "to be funny."
12A 30-year-old Glenbeulah man was arrested for damage to property at Best Buy, 8755 N. Port Washington Road, at 1:30 p.m. March 21. The man opened a battery charger valued at $42 and plugged in his camera. When arrested and told it was a loss to the store he said, "I didn't do anything wrong" because he "spent a lot of money" at the store.
13A 52-year-old Milwaukee man was arrested for possession of cocaine and along with two other Milwaukee men, 18 and 40, for theft of a hair clippers valued at over $100 from Sally Beauty Supply, 8687 N. Port Washington Road, at 2:20 p.m. March 21. The three men came into the store and took the clippers and left but were stopped coming out of another store.
14Two Milwaukee men, 56 and 57, were arrested for theft in separate incidents at Sears, 5900 N. Port Washington Road, early evening March 16. The first man took a bottle of $50 cologne and the second took bedding valued at $210. Both said they were addicted to crack cocaine and intended to sell the stolen goods in order to buy the drug.
15A $250 wallet, a $550 cellphone and $160 cash were taken from a purse left unattended at H&M, 5765 N. Bayshore Drive, about 2:45 p.m. March 18. The woman said she left her purse at the store and when she returned the items were gone.
16A 16-year-old girl was arrested for possession of crack cocaine with intent to deliver and possession of stolen property at Baymont Inn, 5485 N. Port Washington Road, at 4:45 p.m. March 18. The girl, who started to drive off in a car with stolen license plates, had a package in her jacket pocket, which she told police was not hers as soon as the package was found. Inside that package were 45 individually wrapped chunks of what turned out to be crack cocaine weighing 6.6 grams.
17A 22-year-old Saukville man was the victim of battery as he walked in a Bayshore Town Center parking structure, 5700 N. Port Washington Road, at 8:45 p.m. March 18. Witnesses reported a male coming up behind the victim and hitting him in the face. When police arrived, the man was bleeding and vomiting and was taken to a hospital. The victim and suspect reportedly did not know each other but both had been at a Bayshore restaurant a short time before.
18A truck was broken into and tools valued at more than $4,000 taken in the 800 block of West Glendale Avenue on March 19 or 20. The garage at that address showed signs of attempted entry. A few houses away a garage was entered and items valued at more than $1,400 were taken including a lawn mower, a barbecue set, a trimmer and a case of liquor. A barbecue set and a trimmer were found in a yard in the 4600 block of North Elm Tree Road.
19Computers and computer equipment including monitors and a file server valued at more than $15,000 were taken from businesses in the 2300 block of West Camden Road on March 19 or 20.
20Two Milwaukee men, 58 and 34, were arrested for theft and party to the crime of theft of items valued at more than $400 including bedding and four pair of boxer shorts from Sears, 5900 N. Port Washington Road, at 2 p.m. March 20.
21A 40-year-old Milwaukee woman was arrested at 9:30 p.m. for theft of an $839 tablet and cover when it was left by a customer at Boston Store, 5701 N. Lydell Ave., at 4 p.m. March 19. The woman was caught on surveillance video taking the tablet and leaving in a car. Her plate was traced and she was found at her home where she admitted having the item but denied stealing it saying she found it and had asked a salesperson if it belonged to the store. When told it didn't, she took it because it "didn't belong to anyone."
22Two 25-year-old Milwaukee women were arrested for theft and outstanding warrants and one for obstruction for lying about her name and birth date at Kohl's, 5650 N. Bayshore Drive, at 2:45 p.m. March 20. The women had hidden clothing in their purses and left the store but were stopped.
23A 29-year-old Milwaukee man was arrested for theft of five video game controllers valued at $140 from Game Stop, 5660 N. Port Washington Road, at 3:45 p.m. March 21. He was seen taking the controllers from boxes and driving off in an American taxi cab. Police called the company and were given the driver's cellphone number. They were also told the driver had turned off his GPS unit so he could not be traced. The man was reached and did come to the station but only had two controllers with him saying since he'd been "charged anyway" he would keep the others. He also said he wasn't making enough money at his two-week old taxi job.
24A 24-year-old Milwaukee woman was arrested for possession of a controlled substance, an ecstasy pill, and a warrant for prostitution at Baymont Inn, 5485 N. Port Washington Road, at 2:10 a.m. March 22. She was at the hotel alone, she said, and hadn't prostituted herself for months because she only did that when she needed money. She also denied using drugs at the hotel but did admit smoking one or two marijuana blunts every day.
25Police were called to a food fight at Nicolet High School, 6701 N. Jean Nicolet Road, at 12:45 p.m. March 22. A number of students were "escorted out" of the cafeteria and turned over to the administration.
No reportable incidents this week.
26Items valued at over $290 including a digital camera, digital media player and cash along with credit cards, a driver's license and keys were taken from the 1400 block of East Capitol Drive about 2:30 a.m. March 18. The resident, a 24-year-old woman, reported she'd been at a bar on Water Street where she met a man and when they tried to flag down a cab, a man offered them a ride. A few hours after they left, she noticed the items were gone and called police.
27A Specialized Roubix Elite road bike valued at $3,000 was taken from an open garage in the 4000 block of North Stowell Avenue on March 19 or 20.
28A smartphone and headphones valued at $305 were taken from a locked locker at the small gym at Shorewood High School, 1701 E. Capitol Drive, between 3:30 and 5 p.m. March 20. The owner was at track practice.
29A 57-year-old Milwaukee man was arrested for theft of nine bottles of a body wash valued at $62 from Walgreens, 4081 N. Oakland Ave., at 8:30 p.m. March 23. An employee saw him hiding the items in his coat and told him to stop, but he left and was found about a block away telling police, "I guess I'm not very good at this." He might have been referring to his arrest for taking shrimp from Pick 'n Save on March 17.
30An 18-year-old Shorewood man was turned over to his mother after he was found "passed out" at Pick 'n Save, 4145 N. Oakland Ave., at 8 a.m. March 24. The teen was very intoxicated.
31More than $500 of damage was reported to garden statues, planter posts and the top of a mosaic patio table in the 4900 block of North Larkin Street on March 18 or 19.
32A 33-year-old Milwaukee man was arrested for theft of a bottle of Absolute Vodka at CVS Pharmacy, 240 E. Hampton Road, at 8:30 p.m. March 22. The man fled in a car but was stopped by Glendale police.
33Minor damage was reported to a car in a hit and run in the 1100 block of East Fairmount Avenue during the day March 22.
34An attempted armed robbery was reported in the 5700 block of North Bay Ridge Avenue about 5:45 p.m. March 23. A young black male, about 15, was seen inside the resident's car in the driveway. He had a black handgun and yelled to the resident to "Get back in your house." He fled in a car that was waiting for him. Nothing was reported taken from the car.
35A 60-year-old Whitefish Bay woman was arrested for felony domestic battery after stabbing her husband with a knife in the 5200 block of North Lydell Avenue about 11:15 p.m. March 23. The man was taken to a hospital.
NORTH SHORE FIRE DEPARTMENT
Firefighters responded to 123 calls, 91 emergency medical and 32 fire/rescue, March 19 to 25.
36Firefighters were called to the report of a small child with her head stuck in a metal fence in the 6000 block of North Shore Drive, Whitefish Bay, at 3:10 p.m. March 20. She was removed and no injury was reported.
37Firefighters responded to a fire contained to a wastebasket causing a great deal of smoke in the 1800 block of West Daisy Lane, Glendale, at 9:25 a.m. March 23. The fire had been put out by the resident who said his wife, who was cognitively disabled, smoked in the bedroom and discarded her cigarettes in the wastebasket. The man was offered a remedy for the situation and no damage was reported.
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