July Crime Reports

Fulton, Linden Hills, Armatage, Kenny, Lynnhurst

Note: A July 2 report of a robbery at gunpoint and motor vehicle theft at 50th & Ewing was, according to police, most likely a false report.

Forced entry property crimes

July 7 Between July 7 and 9, unknown suspect(s) stole planters from an address on the 4700 block of France.

July 9 At about 4:10 a.m., police responded to a home burglary on the 3800 block of Thomas in Linden Hills after an alarm was triggered. An unknown suspect had pushed open a window of a garage and gained entry. The garage door and an exterior door of the home were found open. The suspect was gone but had left burglary tools and a backpack at the scene.

July 12 Between 9:30 p.m. and 6:20 a.m., unknown suspect(s) stole several items from a yard on the 4500 block of York in Linden Hills.

July 15 Between 8:30 a.m. July 15 and 6 a.m. July 16, a garage on the 3900 block of Washburn in Linden Hills was burglarized.

July 15 Between 10 p.m. and 6:30 a.m., an unknown suspect entered a garage on the 3800 block of Washburn in Linden Hills and rummaged through the vehicles which were parked inside. No loss was reported.

July 15 Between 10:30 p.m. and 6:30 a.m., unknown suspect(s) dug out and stole four mature shrubs from the front yard of a home on the 4700 block of Chowen.

July 16 Between 10 p.m. and 8 a.m., unknown suspect(s) stole property from the front porch, front door, and back porch of a home on the 4700 block of Vincent.

July 17 Between 9 p.m. July 17 and 2 p.m. July 18, a garage on the 4100 block of York in Linden Hills was burglarized.

July 17 Between 11 p.m. and 5 a.m., an unknown suspect smashed a window of a vehicle which was parked in the driveway of a home on the 4600 block of Abbott in Linden Hills and took a cell phone. A blanket, which was apparently used to muffle the sound, was left at the scene.

July 18 Between 9 p.m. and 7:30 a.m., an unknown suspect opened the door of a vehicle which was parked on the street on the 3800 block of Upton in Linden Hills, rummaged through it, and took $5 cash.

July 19 At about 2:55 a.m., police were dispatched to a garage burglary in progress at a home on the 4600 block of Colfax in Lynnhurst. Unlisted items were taken. The suspect was gone when police arrived.

July 20 Between 7:00 and 8:40 p.m., an unknown suspect smashed the front driver's side window of a vehicle which was parked on the street at Linden Hills Blvd & Queen Ave and took a purse from the floor of the front passenger side.

July 20 Between 8 p.m. and noon, an unknown suspect pried open the service door of a garage on the 3800 block of Zenith in Linden Hills and took three bikes.

July 20 During either the night of July 20 or 21, unknown suspect(s) dug lights out of the front yard of a home on the 4600 block of Vincent in Linden Hills.

July 21 Between 10 p.m. and 10 a.m., unknown suspect(s) stole items from the front garden and porch of a home on the 4700 block of Vincent.

July 22 Between 6 p.m. and 5:50 a.m., an unknown suspect entered a garage on the 5400 block of Knox in Kenny and took unlisted item(s).

July 22 Between 7 p.m. and 8:30 a.m., an unknown suspect pried open the service door of a garage on the 5100 block of Bryant in Lynnhurst and took three bikes.

July 22 Between 7 p.m. and 8:30 a.m., an unknown suspect pried open the service door of a garage on the 5100 block of Colfax in Lynnhurst and took change from a vehicle which was parked inside and a bike.

July 22 Police took a report of a burglary at an address on the 5200 block of James in Lynnhurst which occurred between 8:30 p.m. and 6:30 a.m.

July 22 Between 9:30 p.m. and 8 a.m., an unknown suspect entered a garage on the 5000 block of Oliver in Lynnhurst and took unlisted item(s).

July 22 Between 10 p.m. and 9 a.m., an unknown suspect pried open the service door of a garage on the 5400 block of Logan in Kenny and rummaged through the vehicles which were parked inside. No loss was reported.

July 22 Between 10:30 p.m. and 8 a.m., an unknown suspect rummaged through a vehicle which was parked in the driveway of a home on the 5300 block of James in Lynnhurst and took change.

July 22 Between 11 p.m. and 8 a.m., an unknown suspect entered a garage on the 5000 block of Oliver in Lynnhurst and took unlisted item(s).

July 23 Between midnight and 5 a.m., an unknown suspect tried, but failed, to pry open the service door of a garage on the 5200 block of James in Lynnhurst.

July 23 Between 2 and 8 a.m., an unknown suspect entered a garage on the 5000 block of Oliver in Lynnhurst and rummaged through a vehicle which was parked inside. No loss was reported.

July 24 Between 5 p.m. and 10 a.m., an unknown suspect entered a vehicle which was parked in the driveway of a home on the 4600 block of York in Linden Hills and took unlisted item(s).

July 27 Between July 13 and 27, an unknown suspect tried, but failed, to force entry to a garage on the 5200 block of Knox in Lynnhurst. There were pry marks on the frame and latch of the service door.

July 28 Between 10 p.m. and 8 a.m., an unknown suspect entered a garage on the 5000 block of Oliver in Lynnhurst and took unlisted item(s).

July 29 Between 5 and 7 p.m., an unknown suspect smashed out the driver's side window of a vehicle which was parked near 44th & Queen in Linden Hills, opened the trunk, and stole a purse.

August 2 Between 6 p.m. and 10:10 a.m., an unknown suspect broke into a vehicle which was parked at an address on the 5200 block of Knox in Lynnhurst.

August 5 Between 7:45 and 8:45 p.m., an unknown suspect broke a passenger side window of a vehicle which was parked at 42nd & Queen in Linden Hills and took a purse.

 

Unsecured property

July 10 Between midnight and 5 a.m., an unknown suspect entered an unlocked minivan which was parked in front of a home on the 2000 block of West 49th St in Lynnhurst, rummaged through it, and took a wallet.

July 19 Between 12:10 and 7 a.m., an unknown suspect entered an unlocked vehicle which was parked in the driveway of a home on the 4800 block of Emerson in Lynnhurst. The suspect used the garage door opener to gain access to the garage and took unlisted item(s).

July 19 Between 2 a.m. July 19 and 7:15 a.m. July 20, an unknown suspect entered a garage on the 3900 block of Thomas in Linden Hills through an unlocked service door and took unlisted item(s).

July 19 Between 6:10 and 6:30 a.m., an unknown suspect entered an unlocked vehicle which was parked at a home on the 4600 block of Aldrich in Lynnhurst. The suspect used the garage door opener to gain access to the garage and took unlisted item(s).

July 19 Between 9:30 p.m. and 11:30 a.m., an unknown suspect entered an open garage on the 4600 block of Aldrich in Lynnhurst and took unlisted item(s).

July 21 Between 10 p.m. and 11 a.m., an unknown suspect entered an open vehicle parked in front of a home on the 3800 block of Washburn in Linden Hills and took a GPS unit.

July 27 Between 5:00 and 5:30 a.m., an unknown suspect entered an unlocked garage on the 3800 block of Drew in Linden Hills and took unlisted item(s). The victim told police that he had not reported a similar burglary which happened on June 30. Police took reports of both crimes.

 

Other incidents

July 9 At about 4 p.m., police at Thomas Beach, 3700 Thomas Ave in Linden Hills, cited 23-year-old Nicholas John Faegre of Duluth, 22-year-old Alice Marguerite Faegre of Duluth, and 33-year-old Said Ali Mohamed of 2300 East Franklin Ave for possession of liquor in a park.

July 10 At about 4:45 p.m., police at Thomas Beach, 3700 Thomas Ave in Linden Hills, cited 20-year-old Coltan Robert Lutsey of Edina for possession of liquor in a park.

July 13 At about 1:20 p.m., police went to a home on the 2500 block of West 60th St in Armatage and arrested 52-year-old Carrie Lee Courteau Freytis for a felony warrant out of Anoka County for 1st degree arson.

July 16 At about 2:30 p.m., police at Thomas Beach, 3700 Thomas Ave in Linden Hills, cited 25-year-old Stanley Frank Mack of Fridley for possession of liquor in a park.

July 23 At about 11:25 p.m., police at 42nd & Zenith in Linden Hills cited three 16-year-old males for curfew violation.

July 24 At about 9:40 p.m., police were dispatched to a disturbance at East Lake Harriet Parkway & Oliver Ave in Lynnhurst. 50-year-old Robert John Lisiecki of 3716 Columbus Ave was arrested for a misdemeanor warrant out of St Louis County.

July 25 At about 11:30 p.m., police at an address on the 4100 block of West Lake Harriet Parkway in Linden Hills cited 18-year-old Peter George Blattie of 5153 Sheridan Ave South for possession of drug paraphernalia. Two 17-year-old males and a 15-year-old female were cited for curfew violation.

July 25 At about 11:30 p.m., police found two juveniles riding skateboards in the street on the 4100 block of Chowen in Linden Hills. A 16-year-old male and a 17-year-old male were cited for curfew violation and transported home.

July 30 At about 2:05 a.m., police at 59th & Washburn in Armatage cited a 14-year-old female and a 15-year-old female for curfew violation. The suspects were transported to the home of the 14-year-old's parent.

July 30 At about 6:55 p.m., police responded to a report of a person drinking alcohol at Armatage Park, 5628 Penn Ave. 22-year-old Edmund Joseph Gallagher of 5821 Russell Ave South was arrested for possession of liquor in a park and a misdemeanor warrant out of Dakota County. Gallagher has prior convictions in Minnesota for theft, consumption of liquor by a minor (2), driving while intoxicated (2), criminal damage to property, and obstructing the legal process.

July 30 At about 11:15 p.m., officers conducting burglary suppression stopped a juvenile who was riding a bike on the 5200 block of Irving in Lynnhurst. A 17-year-old female was cited for curfew violation and transported home.

July 31 At about 12:15 a.m., officers saw a vehicle with two occupants parked in the lot at Armatage School, 2501 West 56th St. As the officers pulled up, the vehicle quickly sped away, traveling eastbound on 56th St and then northbound on Penn Ave. Officers conducted a traffic stop. A 17-year-old female driver and a 17-year-old female passenger were cited for curfew violation.

August 2 At about 6:10 p.m., police at Thomas Beach, 3700 Thomas Ave in Linden Hills, cited 20-year-old Harrison Clayton Bowden of 206 Rustic Lodge Ave West, 23-year-old Sidique Bashiru Lamin of St Louis Park, and 20-year-old Peter Burton Larson of 3425 39th Ave South for possession of liquor in a park. The suspects were in possession of cans of beer.

August 2 At about 6:45 p.m., police at Thomas Beach, 3700 Thomas Ave in Linden Hills, cited 23-year-old Anthony David Cousins and 25-year-old Alexander Lee Hart, both of Eagan, for possession of liquor in a p