Police Report: March 19

March 19, 2012


1A $40 scooter was stolen from Ellsworth Park, 9300 N. Fairway Drive, during the day March 19.


2Two Brown Deer boys, 15 and 16, were mailed citations for disorderly conduct after fighting in Woods Class at Brown Deer High School, 8060 N. 60th St., at 3 p.m. Feb. 14. Both boys said the other started the fight and both said they were sorry.

3A catalytic converter was taken from a car parked outside in the 4200 block of West Hawthorne Trace Road on Feb. 26 or 27 and reported March 1. To replace it and repair the damage was more than $1,800.

4A 16-year-old Brown Deer boy was arrested for forgery and possession of a marijuana cigar in the 9200 block of North Green Bay Road about noon March 1. Police were called after a report of the boy asking for change for a $100 bill which turned out to be counterfeit. He denied having the fake money saying he threw it away because "it wasn't real." The boy had a counterfeit $100 bill and a counterfeit $10 bill which he said he bought from a man in the 6000 block of West Bradley Road paying $10 for the fake $100 bill and $5 for the fake $10 bill.

5Two packages, one mailed and one delivered by UPS, were taken from outside a carwash in the 8300 block of North Teutonia Avenue the morning of March 2. One box held assembly parts and the other had car wax with a total value of $273. Surveillance video showed a woman with a small child take the boxes and then leaving in a car driven by a man.

6A 45-year-old Cedarburg man was arrested for drunken driving, with a prior conviction, after being found sleeping in his running car outside a bar in the 8700 block of North Deerwood Drive at 1 a.m. March 10. When police awakened him, he screamed. He then told police "we've been here awhile." When asked who "we" was, he said, "the guy here" and pointed to an empty seat. He denied being drunk saying he only had three drinks. His blood alcohol content was 0.13.


7An elderly resident reported the theft of about $30 cash in the 6900 block of North Yates Road about 2 p.m. March 5. A man came to the home saying he used to live down the block and the resident invited him in. After a short while, the intruder got up and began opening drawers. The resident discovered another man in his kitchen and realized he was being robbed. The two men left and the resident saw other rooms had been searched and the money missing. The men were about 45 or 50 years old.

8A 16-year-old Bayside girl was arrested for possession of marijuana and a curfew violation and a 15-year-old girl and 17-year-old boy, both of Glendale, for possession of marijuana and drug paraphernalia after the car they were in was stopped for swerving in traffic in the 7600 block of North Seneca Road at 2 a.m. March 9. The driver, 16, of River Hills was cited for curfew violation. Found in the car were a water bong and a pan of brownies which the Glendale boy admitted were his. Also found was another pipe, about 3 grams of marijuana and a bottle of alcohol.

9A 25-year-old Mequon woman was arrested for drunken driving, with a prior conviction, and warned for speeding 42 mph in a 35 mph zone in the 7600 block of North Port Washington Road at 2:40 a.m. March 10. The woman swayed as she got out of the car and refused to take field sobriety tests saying "I'm (expletive) up." She had a BAC of 0.19 and was taken for a blood draw.


10A 19-year-old Milwaukee woman was arrested for disorderly conduct, possession of marijuana and theft at Boston Store, 5701 N. Lydell Ave., at 11:45 a.m. March 9. When stopped for taking a $55 shirt, the woman fought with security and had to be handcuffed. A short time later, four Milwaukee women, three relatives and a friend of the shoplifter, ages 17 to 29, were arrested for disorderly conduct and two for trespassing after they caused a disturbance and "came at" an officer in the east parking lot.

11A 46-year-old Milwaukee woman was a suspect in the theft of 2009 Mercedes-Benz valued at $35,000 after taking it for a test drive and not returning it to Concours Motors, 1400 W. Silver Spring Drive, at 6 p.m. March 8. At 8 p.m., when the car was still not returned, the salesperson called the woman and she said she'd drop it off later and leave the keys in the drop box. She didn't and the next day, he called her again. This time she said her husband had a heart attack "last night" and she would have the car towed to the dealership. Again, when she failed to return the car, police were notified. They also called the woman but she never returned their calls. Her criminal history revealed she had at least four arrests for operating a motor vehicle without the owner's consent. The woman finally called saying the car was in the 1100 block of East Pleasant Street because the tow company wouldn't tow it any further. It was picked up but the keys were still missing.

12A 14-year-old Glendale girl was arrested for disorderly conduct after attacking another girl pulling out her hair extensions and breaking her glasses in the 2800 block of West Mill Road at 4 p.m. March 9. The suspect said the other girl started the fight and she was only defending herself. A family member of the suspect said she had "anger issues."

13A 30-year-old Milwaukee man was arrested for disorderly conduct after yelling profanities, "flipping people off" and ignoring security when they asked him for his ID because of the curfew at Bayshore Town Center, 5800 N. Port Washington Road, at 8:30 p.m. March 9. The man walked out of the mall and drove away but was stopped. He said he was angry when asked for his ID because, "I'm (expletive) 30. Are you serious?" He thought he deserved an apology although he did admit being "loud," had attention deficit-hyperactivity disorder, was hard of hearing, and didn't like people.

14A 25-year-old Milwaukee man was arrested for theft and possession of a devise to remove sensors at H&M, 5765 N. Bayshore Drive, at noon March 10. The man removed sensor tags with a wire cutter and left the store with pants and shirts valued at $382.

15A 56-year-old woman and a 12-year-old girl, both of Milwaukee, were arrested for theft and the woman also for bail jumping at Kohl's, 5650 N. Bayshore Drive, at 5:10 p.m. March 11. The two were seen filling two shopping bags with 30 items valued at $1,055 and leaving the store. The woman was on parole for theft.

16A 57-year-old Milwaukee man was arrested for theft of nine bottles of cologne valued at $436 from Sears, 5900 N. Port Washington Road, at 3 p.m. March 12. The man hid the bottles in his jacket and ran from the store but was stopped about a block away. He was on parole for robbery.

17A 25-year-old Milwaukee woman was arrested for disorderly conduct after spitting in the face of an employee at Zumiez, 5745 N. Bayshore Drive, at 5 p.m. March 13. The employee had asked the woman if she needed help and she spit out a "large glob" that hit his face. The woman was banned for life from the center.

18Hand and power tools valued at more than $2,000 were taken from a van while the owner had lunch at Silver Spring House, 6655 N. Green Bay Ave., between noon and 1 p.m. March 14. A door was pried open to gain entry.


19An 18-year-old Whitefish Bay man and two 19-year-old men of River Hills and Middletown, Conn., were arrested for criminal trespass after a report of fireworks at University School, 2100 W. Fairy Chasm Road, at 11 p.m. March 17. A school employee saw the men and they were stopped after fleeing on foot in the 1900 block of Greenbrook Road.


20Three laptop computers valued at more than $1,000 each and a lab cart were taken from Shorewood Intermediate School, 3830 N. Morris Blvd., between 3 and 5 p.m. March 12.

21A 28-year-old Cudahy man was arrested for trespassing, resisting arrest and theft of 12 cans of infant formula valued at $193 from Pick 'n Save, 4145 N. Oakland Ave., at 9 p.m. March 14. As the man fled the store he dropped the formula and was found hiding in a garage in the 1500 block of East Olive Street.

22A 16-year-old Shorewood boy was arrested for theft of items valued at about $20 from Pick 'n Save, 4145 N. Oakland Ave., and Walgreens, 4081 N. Oakland Ave., at 3:30 p.m. March 16. The boy had taken a phone charger and two bottles of personal lubricant.

23A purse and contents was taken from a locked car in the 4200 block of North Estabrook Parkway between 5 and 6 p.m. March 17. A window was broken to gain entry and before the theft was discovered a stolen credit card was used.

24A 57-year-old Milwaukee man was arrested for theft of five bags of shrimp, value not listed, from Pick 'n Save, 4145 N. Oakland Ave., at 6:15 p.m. March 17. The man fled the store dropping the shrimp as he ran. He was found in the 1100 block of East Capitol Drive.


25A $200 21-inch bicycle was taken from a shared garage in the 4800 block of North Anita Avenue from March 9 to March 13.

26A 25-year-old Whitefish Bay man was arrested for disorderly conduct/domestic and obstruction, for giving false information to police, in the 100 block of East Fairmount Avenue at 11:50 p.m. March 14.

27A 47-year-old Sussex man was arrested for criminal trespass after causing a disturbance and refusing to leave a residence in the 5000 block of North Lydell Avenue at 2 p.m. March 17.

28A 19-year-old Whitefish Bay woman was arrested for underage drinking and along with a 22-year-old Richfield, Minn., man for violation of park hours at Buckley Park, 5000 N. Palisades Road, at 12:20 a.m. March 18. The woman's BAC was 0.068.


Firefighters responded to 117 calls, 84 emergency medical and 33 fire/rescue, March 12 to March 18.

29Firefighters were called to a possible fire and the smell of smoke in an apartment building in the 4400 block of North Oakland Avenue, Shorewood, at 5:20 a.m. March 15. They found an open first floor window with smoke inside that apartment. The resident was awakened and admitted to burning paper in his sink.

30A 25x40-foot brush fire above the Estabrook Dam was reported in the 4700 block of North Estabrook Parkway at 4 p.m. March 15. It was extinguished and no damage was reported.


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