8 LINKEDINCOMMENTMORE

1 A resident was awoken at 4 a.m. Aug. 4 when a beer bottle was thrown on his porch in the 300 block of West Wabash Ave. The contents of the bottle erupted into flames that burned the siding of his house. Police extinguished the fire.

2 Police advised a couple who were having sex in the back seat of a car at 2 a.m. Aug. 4 in the 2100 block of Kensington Drive to move along.

3 A person ducked into a portable toilet at 11 p.m. Aug. 3 while being pursued by police through Arcadian Avenue road construction near Oakland Avenue. Police eventually flushed out the runner.  

4 A man known as "Gramps" walked into the wrong apartment at 7:30 p.m. Aug. 3 in the 700 block of Morgan Avenue. The tenant , a woman wearing a black T-shirt that said "in memory of when I cared," was outside having a smoke. When she returned to her apartment, she found Gramps, who was intoxicated, sitting at her kitchen table. Police sent Gramps on his way and advised the woman to lock her door when she leaves the apartment.

5 A boy was shot in the forehead at 7 p.m. Aug. 3 with a BB gun while waiting in the 200 block of Hinman Avenue to leave for a church retreat. The boy's mother cleaned his wound and sent him to the retreat. The  boy did not know where the shot came from.

6 A Waukesha resident decided at 4:30 a.m. Aug. 3 to follow a blue van that he had seen several times on East Main Street and on East Moreland Boulevard. Two men in hoodies were inside the van. Turns out it was a newspaper delivery vehicle.

7 Three teenage boys were questioned by police at 3:30 a.m. Aug. 3 about entering a garage in the 600 block of Lake Street, An arrest was made.

8 Police talked to a woman about her parenting habits at 6 p.m. Aug. 2 after a neighbor complained that the mother's 2-year-old child was stopped from wandering onto Highway 164 by the property manager of her apartment complex in the 1200 block of Fleetfoot Drive. The mother was advised of options to improve parenting skills.

9 A pickup truck was driven off Highway 59 near West Avenue and came to rest in a creek about 40 yards from the pavement at 3 p.m. Aug. 2.  

10 A woman reported shortly after midnight Aug. 2 that her house in the 2700 block of Oakcrest Drive had been egged. It has been an ongoing issue. 

11 Police were contacted at 8 a.m. Aug. 1 about a boy approximately 4 to 7 years old who urinated at Grandview Park, 1001 N. Grandview Blvd., and showed his privates to other children. No adults were with the boy. The child was removed from the park by his brother. 

12 A man in the 1200 block of Cavalier Drive reported at 4 p.m;. Aug. 1 that his car was egged at his home. He blamed a door-to-door solicitor for the egging because he refused to buy the product.  

13 A business owner in the 100 block of East Broadway complained to police at 10:36 a.m. July 31 about homeless people urinating and sleeping on his property. He told police that outdoor cameras will be installed.

14 A home in the 1200 block of Highpoint Lane was egged while the family was on a weekend trip, according to a call police received at 7 p.m. July 30.

15 A woman escaped injury at 1 a.m. July 30 when her car rolled onto its top in the 1400 block of Perkins Avenue. A stop sign was knocked down.

16 A car in the 300 block of Wilson Avenue was egged for two consecutive nights, according to a call to police received  at 8 a.m. July 29. 

17 A man who was on probation was arrested by police at 2 a.m. July 29 because he was on the roof tops of the train cars at La Estacion, 319 Williams St.

18 An intoxicated man was unable to located his car at 9:30 p.m. July 28 near Maple and Main streets. He took a cab home.

19 A resident in the 2000 block of Coronado Street reported at 6:30 p.m. July 28 she found jammed spread all over her vehicle. 

20 A tobacco/alcohol outlet clerk at 5:30 p.m. July 28 threw an intoxicated elderly man out of the store at 310 W. St. Paul Ave. when the customer started swearing at the clerk and assumed a boxer's stance because the clerk would not sell him alcohol. When police arrived, they saw the younger man punching the elderly customer. No tickets were issued, and the elderly man was taken to his apartment.

8 LINKEDINCOMMENTMORE
Read or Share this story: http://www.waukeshanow.com/story/news/crime/2017/08/04/waukesha-police-reports-beer-bottle-flames-erupts-porch/536202001/