The week of Oct. 24-30, Belle Plaine police responded to the following selected calls:
Monday, Oct. 24
A person on the 200 block of East Century Street called for medical help at 7:36 a.m. A man was transported to an area hospital.
A property-damage crash at the intersection of North Aspen Lane and East Main Street was reported at 10:36 a.m.
A person on the 300 block of Enterprise Drive called for medical help at 12:53 p.m. The patient was checked over by ambulance staff but declined transport to an area hospital.
The driver of a vehicle stopped at 3:18 p.m. near the intersection of North Walnut and East Forest streets was cited for excessive window tint. The driver, a Winthrop man, 36, was also cited for failure to provide proof of insurance. He was also arrested on an outstanding arrest warrant.
A woman on the 100 block of Willow Street reported at 4:35 p.m. her daughter’s school-issued iPad had been hacked and information compromised. Police are investigating.
Tuesday, Oct. 25
A person on the 200 block Chestnut Street called for medical help at 6:44 a.m. A woman was transported to an area hospital.
A man, 39, on the 1000 block of Park Lane was arrested at 1:34 p.m. on two outstanding warrants.
Police assisted sheriff’s deputies at 3:38 p.m. in Belle Plaine Township with the arrest of a man wanted on a felony arrest warrant.
A property-damage crash near the intersection of Meridian and Church streets was reported at 4:12 p.m. A driver backed into a street light pole.
A Belle Plaine man, 32, was stopped near the intersection of Forest and Walnut streets at 5:34 p.m. for driving with a suspended license and failing to provide proof of insurance.
Wednesday, Oct. 26
A person on the 600 block of West Forest Street reported at 7:14 a.m. someone drove by the house and hit the car, knocking off the mirror. A Belle Plaine man, 25, was later charged with property damage, failing to stop for the collision and failing to transfer the title of a vehicle.
A person on the 400 block of West Forest Street reported at 9:53 a.m. someone broke into a storm shelter. A man, 25, was located and arrested for the offense after drugs and a hypodermic needle were found with him. He was charged with fifth-degree possession of drugs and drug paraphernalia.
Police served trespassing notices on two people caught shoplifting at a business on the 100 block of North Aspen Lane. Staff from the store requested the trespassing notices at 11:01 a.m.
A person on the 100 block of East Main Street reported a property-damage crash at 12:27 p.m. A boy lost control of his vehicle making a turn from Meridian on to Main streets, striking a parked car.
A person on the 900 block of East Enterprise Drive reported at 12:35 p.m. the theft of tires from the back of a vehicle.
Property damage near the intersection of North Grove and West Beaver streets was reported at 1:05 p.m. Public works staff reported someone knocked over a hydrant.
A person on the 200 block of South Elk Street reported at 8:24 p.m. a case of fraud after being notified of suspicious activity on her account by her bank.
Thursday, Oct. 27
A pedestrian walking a dog was hit at 6:47 p.m. while crossing the intersection of Meridian Street at Highway 169. The pedestrian declined medical assistance. The driver of the vehicle claimed he did not see the pedestrian or canine as he entered the intersection.
A person on the 1000 block of West Main Street reported at 2:23 p.m. someone fraudulently used his bank card online. Police are investigating.
A vehicle was stopped near the intersection of Enterprise Drive East and Laredo Avenue at 8:21 p.m. because it had an inoperable headlight. The driver was also cited for driving with an expired headlight.
Friday, Oct. 28
Citations were issued to two vehicles parked illegally downtown during street cleaning. One vehicle contained a sleeping inebriated 63-year-old man from Eagan. He was transported to an area inn. Both vehicles were towed.
A person on the 400 block of South Meridian Street called for medical help at 1:35 p.m. A woman was transported to an area hospital.
A vehicle was stopped at 8:33 p.m. near the intersection of Enterprise Drive and Hickory Boulevard. The driver, a 25-year-old woman from Le Center, was cited for driving after license revocation.
Saturday, Oct. 29
At the request of a business on the 800 block of East Main Street, police issued a no-trespassing order to a Belle Plaine man.
Police assisted a state trooper at 1:04 p.m. with a report of a single-vehicle crash near the intersection of Highway 169 and South Meridian Street.
A person on the 100 block of South Walnut Street reported at 6:57 p.m. the theft of a bike. It was later found in a stream by a tunnel off Orchard Street.
At 10:31 p.m., a Belle Plaine man on the 100 block of North Meridian Street was cited for public consumption of liquor.
A New Prague man on the 100 block of North Meridian Street was cited at 10:47 p.m. for public liquor consumption.
A child was cited near the intersection of Enterprise Drive and South Ash Street at 11:10 p.m. for reckless driving.
Sunday, Oct. 30
A man from Windom, Minn. on the 100 block of North Meridian Street was cited at 1:06 p.m. for public consumption of liquor.
A woman and two men, all from Belle Plaine, on the 100 block of North Meridian Street were cited at 1:39 p.m. for public consumption of liquor.
A property-damage crash – car vs. deer – on Highway 169 was reported at 5:04 p.m.
The driver of a vehicle stopped at 2:15 p.m. near the intersection of East Enterprise Drive and Hickory Boulevard was cited for driving after license revocation.
A person on the 1000 block of Prairie Oak Drive called for medical help at 6:01 p.m. A man was transported to an area hospital.
A person on the 500 block of West Forest Street reported at 8:22 p.m. damage to property. Someone used a pumpkin to smash a vehicle’s windshield.
A man on the 300 block of West Court Street reported at 9:15 p.m. someone damaged his vehicle’s windshield using a pumpkin.