Waukesha Police Report: Aug. 7, 2014 issue
Information taken from reports filed by the Waukesha Police Department
1 A gun was stolen from a man's car at 1211 Woodbury Common prior to 12:40 p.m. July 23.
2 A person was arrested for stealing $167.56 worth of flowers from The Home Depot, 2320 Bluemound Road, at 1:26 a.m. July 24. The person also stole $41.88 worth of flowers from a Delafield store.
3 The back of a residence was shot at by juveniles with a pellet gun at 420 N. University Drive at 5:53 a.m. July 24.
4 A caller at 1926 S. Grand Ave. said a 10-year-old girl hit their 11-year-old son in the groin area and told him she was going to stab him while he was playing at a playground prior to 6:03 a.m. July 24.
5 A group of kids reported that a teenager displayed a knife to them at 733 Linden St. about 6:25 a.m. July 24. Police learned that the teenager merely had a stick.
6 A gas line was cut on a man's car at 2012 S. East Ave. prior to 11:40 a.m. July 24.
7 When a caller asked a man to turn down the music in his red Chrysler Crossfire, the driver swore at the caller and turned the music up louder at 2110 Springbrook South at 11:47 a.m. July 24.
8 An intoxicated man was playing "chicken" with passing trains and was close enough to the last train to touch it on the corner of West Newhall Avenue and South West Avenue just before 6 p.m. July 24.
9 A caller thought a man accompanied by a young female was drunk because he was staggering near 1865 S. West Ave. about 7 p.m. July 24. Police learned the man was staggering due to an amputated toe and has trouble walking. The child was walking with him to a bus stop.
10 A caller reported that a woman was dancing in the middle of the street at 542 W. Newhall Ave. at 4:17 p.m. July 25. The woman told police she had been driving and needed to stretch her legs. Police told her if she needs to get out of her vehicle and stretch she should do so in a parking lot or other area where she's not in danger of passing vehicles.
11 A caller reported a suspicious person was parked in the lot at McDonald's, 1635 E. Main St., for the past 30 minutes at 5:03 p.m. July 25. The man, however, told police he was just "killing time" by talking on his cellphone in his vehicle and was about to buy coffee at McDonald's.
12 A caller reported a man in his 40s had his hand in his pants and fondling himself at Frame Park, 1240 Frame Park Drive, between 7:45 and 8:15 p.m. July 25. He was sitting on the bench, watching children, and would move closer to the caller's daughter while touching himself.
13 Money was stolen from a woman's purse prior to 8:25 p.m. July 25 at 2501 Summit Ave.
14 A wallet was stolen from an unlocked vehicle at 721 Hamilton Ave. overnight July 25-26.
15 A wedding ring and a Nintendo DS3 were stolen from a woman's home at 1430 Big Bend Road prior to 9:20 a.m. July 26. She suspected her brother.
16 Money was stolen from a locked vehicle at 425 N. Moreland Blvd. prior to 10:37 a.m. July 26.
17 Money was stolen from a room inside the Summit Woods senior living facility, 2501 Summit Ave., prior to 12:20 p.m. July 26.
18 A woman at 2241 Yvonne St. called police at 2:34 p.m. July 26 because she said her neighbor's dog was barking all the time. The woman confronted the neighbor but spoke with the neighbor's 8-year-old daughter and reportedly said "shut the windows and shut the damn dog up." The girl's mother then went over to the woman's house to confront her about the incident.
19 Video game consoles were stolen from an unlocked home at 128 Cambridge Ave. around 5:50 p.m. July 26.
20 A woman told police she was upset that her friend refused to give her a beer when they were driving a couple weeks ago and then he apparently struck her with a beer can. He then allegedly came to taunt her at 9:07 p.m. July 26 at the corner of Northwest Barstow Street and Bank Street.
21 A person walked in front of the counter inside the Expo Citgo gas station, 1700 Pewaukee Road, at 3:34 p.m. July 27 and exposed himself.
22 A caller said she saw two young neighbor boys smoking marijuana in her backyard at 2712 Albany Court at 6:36 p.m. July 27. One of the boys admitted to smoking marijuana but said he didn't on this particular day. The other boy left prior to police arriving. That boy's mother said he smokes cigarettes and marijuana and that she can't control her kids.
23 A woman reported at 8:50 p.m. July 27 her roommate was stealing her Lorazepam pills at 2701 N. University Drive.
24 An iPod and charger, cigarettes and a lighter were stolen from an unlocked vehicle at 1852 Ruben Drive overnight July 27-28.
25 A sign to the entrance of The Meadows Apartments, 2400 Springdale Road, was vandalized with graffiti prior to 10:32 a.m. July 28.
26 A man in the 1200 block of East Racine Avenue reported at 1:10 p.m. July 28 that a woman on Facebook, whom he befriended six months ago after helping her move into an apartment, is harassing him. The woman is now infatuated with him and won't leave him alone, calling him and his wife.
27 A woman said a man went into her unlocked apartment while she was visiting a friend in a downstairs apartment and took a dreamcatcher at 2125 Kensington Drive prior to 2:30 p.m. July 28.
28 Two women struck each other, with one of them hitting the other several times in the head, at an apartment at 1165 White Rock Ave. about 8:50 p.m. July 28.
29 The Municipal Parking Ramp, 241 South St., was vandalized with black permanent marker between the third and fourth level prior to 2:15 a.m. July 29.
30 Two bicycles were stolen from a residence at 326 Walton Ave. prior to 12:59 p.m. July 29.
31 A woman said she was headbutted by another female at 1509 Tomahawk Lane at 8:25 p.m. July 29 after a loud verbal argument over infidelity, living situations and mental health. While there was no physical evidence to substantiate the headbutting claim, the woman was removed from the residence.
32 An intoxicated man called police at 8:58 p.m. July 29 because he wanted an officer to come over to his apartment at 415 W. Park Ave. to prevent him from doing more damage to the dwelling. He already broke some furniture.
33 A tractor was tipped over and its windows were smashed at 2320 Bluemound Road at 5:33 a.m. July 30.
34 A woman said the father of her children came to her residence at 1915 Kensington Drive at 11:15 a.m. July 30, flipped over furniture and had her pinned against the ground and hit her in the face. The woman, however, only requested female officers and did not want any help if a male officer was sent.
35 A caller said a suspicious group of five boys were hanging out at the corner of South Hine Avenue and Dopp Street at 3:48 a.m. July 31. Police learned that it was several large shirtless men, racing down the street on little scooters. They were advised of the possible hazards.
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