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  • Tuesday, September 30, 2014 12:36 PM

    The week of Sept. 22-28, Belle Plaine police responded to the following selected calls:

    Monday, Sept. 22

    A personal-injury crash at the intersection of East Main and North Meridian streets was reported at 8:13 a.m.

    A woman on the 900 block of Deer Creek Parkway reported at 8:45 a.m. the theft of an iPod and iPad. A search warrant was executed at another location later in the afternoon. A suspect was cited for theft and also possession of drugs.

    A woman on the 900 block of Deer Creek Parkway reported at 4:02 p.m. a domestic dispute. A woman was arrested for domestic assault.

    Tuesday, Sept. 23

    At 6:15 a.m., a man on North Walnut Street near the city limit called for medical help. A man was having trouble breathing. He was transported to an area hospital.

    A man on the 300 block of East Main Street reported at 10:38 a.m. someone had damaged the screens on his house.

    A woman on the 100 block of West Main Street called for medical help at 4:51 p.m. She fell and injured her arm. She was transported to a nearby clinic.

    Police performed checks and verifications on offenders living and/or working in the city.

    Wednesday, Sept. 24

    A woman on the 400 block of East Orchard Street called for medical help at 12:05 p.m. A man was arrested for domestic assault.

    A man on the 600 block of West Forest Street asked police at 12:53 p.m. to do a welfare check at a residence. A woman was cited for fifth-degree possession of marijuana. Her children were placed with their grandmother.

    Thursday, Sept. 25

    A woman on the 400 block of West State Street called for medical help at 12:42 a.m. A boy was suffering an asthma attack. The condition was under control when the inhaler was administered.

    A woman on the 100 block of Sunset Drive reported at 10:47 a.m. receiving scam calls.

    A man on the 600 block of East Church Street reported at 3:59 p.m. he received an attempted scam phone call.

    A man on the 200 block of East Raven Street called at 7:32 p.m. for medical help for a woman.

    A vehicle was stopped on North Walnut Street near the city limit at 11:01 p.m. for excess speed. The driver displayed signs of inebriation and failed field sobriety tests. The driver was arrested for fourth-degree DWI.

    The driver of a vehicle stopped near the intersection of East Main and South Ash streets at 11:35 p.m. after a couple of traffic violations was also cited for driving after license revocation and arrested for second degree DWI. The man’s 1997 Dodge truck is being held for forfeiture.

    Friday, Sept. 26

    A woman on the 700 block of East Forest Street reported at 9:08 a.m. someone had egged a vehicle parked on the street.

    An officer assisted a state trooper at 5:22 p.m. with a two-vehicle crash near the intersection of North Walnut and East Spring streets.

    A woman on the 700 block of West Court Street called for medical help at 6:16 p.m. A man was having trouble breathing.

    A woman on the 900 block of Ivy Hills Road called for medical help at 8:26 p.m.

    Saturday, Sept. 27

    A man on the 1000 block of East Enterprise Drive reported at 11:21 a.m. a stolen vehicle. Police determined the vehicle was not stolen, however one person was arrested and formally charged with felony drug possession.

    A woman on the 800 block of Sunrise Lane reported a domestic dispute at 4:55 p.m. A man was jailed for domestic assault.

    Sunday, Sept. 28

    A person on the 200 block of West State Street called for medical help at 2:08 a.m. A man fell and hit his head. He was taken to an area hospital to be checked.

    A person on the 300 block of North chestnut Street called for medical help at 1:11 p.m. A woman was transported to an area hospital for chronic pain issues.

    Police performed checks and verifications on offenders living and/or working in the city.

    A person on the 500 block of West Forest Street called at 11:43 p.m. for medical help. A woman was having trouble breathing. She was transported to an area hospital

     

     
  • Tuesday, September 30, 2014 12:35 PM

    The week of Sept. 22-28, Belle Plaine firefighters responded to the calls that included:

    Monday, Sept. 22

    Firefighters were dispatched at 8:15 a.m. to a report of an injury crash at the intersection of East Main and North Meridian streets. They were canceled en route.

    Thursday, Sept. 25

    A vehicle fire was reported at 4:04 a.m. on the 25600 block of 200th Street in Faxon Township. Firefighters kept the fire from spreading to nearby vehicles or structures.


     
  • Tuesday, September 23, 2014 12:44 PM

    The week of Sept. 15-21, Belle Plaine police responded to the following selected calls:

    Monday, Sept. 15

    Police removed several campaign and business advertising signs placed in the city’s road right-of-way in violation of city ordinance. The signs were placed in the department’s storage garage at 9:43 a.m. for the owners to claim them.

    A woman on the 100 block of North Aspen Lane reported at 11:26 a.m. someone used a gas card stolen from a company in another county.

    Wednesday, Sept. 17

    A man on the 400 block of West Forest Street reported at 7:19 a.m. someone shot a hole in the house’s front window and shot out the rear window of a car.

    An officer removed signs from boulevards after confirming the signs were placed without permission. The signs were placed in the police department’s storage garage at 12:41 p.m. for the owners to claim them.

    While investigating a separate issue on the 100 block of North Meridian Street at 1:14 p.m., police discovered a man they were talking to was wanted on a Scott county arrest warrant. He was taken into custody.

    A man stopped at the police station at 1:56 p.m. to report he’d been victimized by a scam. The man thought he was participating in a secret shopper program. The program was not legitimate.

    A man on the 800 block of South Chestnut Street reported at 4:14 p.m. an attempted scam. A caller claimed to be from the Internal Revenue Service demanding immediate payment of a portion of taxes owed.

    Thursday, Sept. 18

    A woman on the 200 block of North Grove Street called for medical help at 4:10 a.m. A man was transported to an area hospital.

    At 9:01 a.m., an officer removed two signs placed in the public right-of-way, a violation of city ordinance, along Hickory Boulevard and placed them in the police department garage for storage.

    A property-damage crash in a parking lot on the 100 block of North Aspen Lane was reported at 12:56 p.m.

    A person stopped at the police department office on the 400 block of East Main Street at 2:09 p.m. and reported an attempted, but unsuccessful, IRS fraud scam.

    A woman swimming with her pooch in a fountain at a park on the 100 block of South Meridian Street was cited at 4:04 p.m. for providing the officer with a false name.

    Friday, Sept. 19

    A woman on the 600 block of West Main Street reported at 8:19 a.m. someone slashed two tires on a vehicle.

    A woman on the 200 block of North Grove Street called for medical help at 9:09 a.m. A man suffering back and abdominal pain was transported to an area hospital.

    A woman on the 800 block of South Maple Street reported at 12:56 p.m. receiving two voicemail messages from callers unsuccessfully attempting the IRS scam.

    Police assisted Scott County sheriff’s deputies at 9:28 p.m. with a two-vehicle crash near the intersection of Highway 169 and Belle Plaine Trail.

    Saturday, Sept. 20

    A woman walking along the 1000 block of Enterprise Drive reported at 9:38 a.m. a man in a white mini van touching himself inappropriately for her to see. The man pulled away after the inappropriate behavior.

    A man on the 500 block of West Prairie Street reported at 3:50 p.m. a caller attempting the IRS scam.

    Sunday, Sept. 21

    Police assisted sheriff’s deputies at 3:22 a.m. with a single-vehicle crash near the intersection of Union Hill Boulevard and Galena Avenue. One person was transported to an area hospital.

    A woman on the 200 block of East Main Street reported at 5:59 a.m. an unknown man asleep on her porch. Police awoke the man, who seemed dazed and confused as to where he was. The man was cited for trespassing and sent home.

    A woman on the 500 block of West Church Street called for medical help at 9:18 a.m.

    A person on the 300 block of East Enterprise Drive called for medical help at 11:39 a.m. A woman passed out. She was transported to an area hospital.


     
  • Tuesday, September 23, 2014 12:43 PM

    The week of Sept. 15-21, Belle Plaine firefighters responded to the calls that included:

    Thursday, Sept. 18

    Firefighters responded at 2:23 p.m. to a car-deer crash near the intersection of Hickory Boulevard and 260th Street. They were cancelled en route.

    Saturday, Sept. 20

    Firefighters were dispatched at 5:15 p.m. for weather spotting.

    Sunday, Sept. 21

    Firefighters responded at 3:39 a.m. to a report of a single-vehicle rollover crash near the intersection of Union Hill Boulevard and Galena Avenue. One person was transported to an area hospital with non-life-threatening injuries.


     
  • Tuesday, September 16, 2014 12:39 PM

    The week of Sept. 8-14, Belle Plaine police responded to the following selected calls:

    Monday, Sept. 8

    A woman on the 600 block of West Main Street called for medical help at 3:52 a.m. A woman in respiratory distress was transported to an area hospital.

    A woman on the 200 block of East Main Street reported at 4:04 p.m. criminal damage to property. The woman believes someone she knows inflicted the damage for personal reasons.

    Tuesday, Sept. 9

    Police assisted Carver County sheriff’s deputies, state troopers at 6:27 a.m. with a reported personal-injury crash at the intersection of Highway 25 and County Road 40. Two women were transported to an area hospital with non-life-threatening injuries. The state patrol said the driver on County Road 40 will be cited for failing to yield from the stop sign. 

    The driver of a vehicle stopped at 12:03 p.m. near the intersection of Daniel Drive and East Orchard Street was also cited for driving after license revocation and without proof of insurance.

    Police arrested a man and woman on the 100 block of North Meridian Street at 5:33 p.m. Both were wanted on Scott County arrest warrants.

    A woman on the 100 block of North Meridian Street reported at 5:54 p.m. receiving a call from a scammer pretending to work for the Internal Revenue Service. The caller demanded money from the person toward their taxes. No money was paid. 

    Wednesday, Sept. 10

    A woman at a business on the 100 block of South Ash Street reported at 9:01 a.m. receiving two counterfeit $20 bills. They both had red ink dye on them. Carver County investigators were notified as well as Klein Bank.  The bills were issued to a customer by mistake.

    A report of a possible assault of a person on the 1200 block of Southridge Court is under investigation. Police responded to a call at 5:43 p.m. A man the victim knows left when the officer arrived.

    Thursday, Sept. 11

    After police were called at 12:38 p.m., a resident of the 900 block of Deer Creek Parkway was cited for allowing a dog-at-large after the canine walked into another dog owner’s yard, causing a disturbance.

    A man on the 100 block of Sunset Drive reported at 1:22 p.m. receiving attempts to defraud him of money via a caller claiming to work for the IRS.

    At 3:38 p.m., a woman on the 1100 block of West State Street reported a caller claiming to work for the IRS tried to defraud her of money. The caller claimed they would have the woman’s husband arrested if she did not pay them $1,400.

    Police assisted with traffic control at 3:40 p.m. while a woman from Jordan picked up over 20 bales of hay that fell from a vehicle near the intersection of Highway 169 and East Main Street. Because the bales of hay were not tied to the vehicle, the woman was cited for driving with an unsecure load.

    Friday, Sept. 12

    An officer assisted a deputy at 8:30 p.m. serve order-for-protection papers on the 900 block of South Elm Street. The subject of the order left the address after receiving the OFP.

    A vehicle was stopped near the intersection of Highway 169 and Meridian Avenue at 11:47 p.m. for having several lights out. The driver was cited for driving with a suspended license.

    Saturday, Sept. 13

    A person on the 300 block of East Enterprise Drive called for medical help at 11:08 p.m. A man was having a diabetic episode. He was transported to an area hospital.

    Sunday, Sept. 14

    A woman on the 100 block of South Walnut Street reported at 5:06 a.m. an inebriated man on her lawn. He had tried to enter the house. The man, who was also confused, was given a ride home.

    The driver of a vehicle stopped on the 900 block of East Main Street at 6:07 p.m. was cited for driving with a suspended license and jailed on an outstanding warrant for failure to appear in court for driving after revocation. The person was also cited for possession of a small amount of marijuana, possession of drug paraphernalia, and driving with no proof of insurance.

    A woman on the 200 block of South Ash Street called for medical help at 8:43 p.m. An inebriated man fell and hurt himself. He was transported to an area hospital.


     
  • Tuesday, September 16, 2014 12:37 PM

    The week of Sept. 8-14, Belle Plaine firefighters responded to the calls that included:

    Tuesday, Sept. 9

    At 6:23 a.m., firefighters responded to a two-vehicle crash at the intersection of Highway 25 and County Road 40. Two women -- one from Hamburg, the other from Minnetonka --  were transported to an area hospital with non-life-threatening injuries.

     

     
  • Tuesday, September 09, 2014 12:28 PM

    The week of Sept. 1-7, Belle Plaine police responded to the following selected calls:

    Monday, Sept. 1

    A woman on the 600 block of West Main Street called for medical help at 6:02 a.m. A man suffering a seizure was transported to an area hospital.

    A man on the 300 block of East Church Street reported at 12:40 p.m. the theft of power tools from an unlocked garage.

    A woman on the 1000 block of West State Street reported at 1:06 p.m. a dispute between roommates. A man was arrested on a probation violation.

    A woman on the 300 block of North Grove Street reported at 1:36 p.m. an attempted burglary.

    A man near the intersection of East Main Street and Highway 169 reported at 2:42 p.m. a property-damage crash.

    At 6:09 p.m., a man on the 200 block of South Elm Street reported a burglary.

    Tuesday, Sept. 2

    A woman on the 100 block of North Meridian Street was served at 9:51 a.m. with a no-trespassing notice for a business on the block. The notice is valid for one year.

    A man on the 2000 block of East Park Street was taken into custody at 5:40 p.m. on an outstanding Scott County arrest warrant.

    Wednesday, Sept. 3

    A woman on the 500 block of South Maple Street reported at 10:23 a.m. the theft of a pool filter.

    A man on the 200 block of South Chestnut Street reported at 12:46 p.m. receiving a fraudulent phone call.

    A woman on the 1100 block of West Commerce Drive reported an altercation at 3:48 p.m. A man was transported to the county jail on assault charges.

    Thursday, Sept. 4

    A woman on the 600 block of East Church Street called for medical help at 11:49 a.m. A man was transported to an area hospital.

    At 2:30 p.m., a man was issued a no-trespassing order for a business on the 1000 block of East Enterprise Drive. The order is good for one year.

    A person on the 1000 block of East Enterprise reported at 5:42 p.m. three boys throwing things off the East Main Street bridge over Highway 169. The trash landed in a grassy area below the bridge. The boys were required to clean up the items.

    A vehicle was stopped at 6:09 p.m. near the intersection of West Main and North Eagle streets after the driver ignored a stop sign. The driver was cited for the offense and also for driving after license cancellation. The vehicle’s license plates were impounded.

    Friday, Sept. 5

    While on the 200 block of Elk Street, at 11:52 a.m. an officer witnessed a man wanted on a Scott County arrest warrant. The officer arrested the man.

    A woman on the 200 block of East Main Street reported at 3:15 p.m. someone broke the water spigot on the side of her house. A screwdriver was found in the rocks next to the broken spigot.

    A man on the 800 block of West Prairie Street called for medical help at 4:39 p.m. A woman was having trouble breathing. She was transported to an area hospital.

    Saturday, Sept. 6

    Three children at a park on the 500 block of East Orchard Street were cited for curfew violations at 1:24 a.m. and released to their parents.

    A woman on the 900 block of South Elm Street called for medical help at 7:20 a.m.  A man suffering an allergic reaction was transported to an area hospital.

    A woman on the 900 block of South Cedar Street reported at 5:59 p.m. three unwanted guests causing a disturbance. They left after speaking with the officer. The driver of the vehicle was driving carelessly when he left. He was cited for the offense.

     
  • Tuesday, September 09, 2014 12:26 PM

    The week of Sept. 1-7, Belle Plaine firefighters responded to the calls that included:

    Thursday, Sept. 4

    Firefighters responded at 1 p.m. to an alarm on the 100 block of South Elk Street. They found no reason for the alarm.

    Saturday, Sept. 6

    At 3:16 p.m., firefighters were dispatched to the 300 block of South Market Street for a gas leak. The pilot light on a stove was out.

     
  • Tuesday, September 02, 2014 12:48 PM

    The week of Aug. 25-31, Belle Plaine police responded to the following selected calls:

    Tuesday, Aug. 26

    A person at an establishment on the 100 block of North Meridian Street reported at 9:19 p.m. a woman had left her child in a vehicle unattended for longer than 30 minutes. The officer checked on the child, who appeared to be OK. The mother was located and advised of the call. She was then cited for driving with a suspended license.

    Wednesday, Aug. 27

    A person on the 800 block of Sunrise Lane called for medical help at 3:54 a.m. Before officers arrived, the man needing medical help fled. Police searched for the man but could not find him. An investigation ensued.

    Police arrested a man on the 800 block of East Main Street just before 11 a.m. He was allegedly riding a stolen motorcycle and was wanted by police in Cottonwood County.

    Thursday, Aug. 28

    A man on the 200 block of North Meridian Street reported at 11:32 a.m. an attempted scam via telephone. No valuable information was given out.

    A woman on the 300 block of South Market Avenue called at 5:30 p.m. for medical help. A person was not feeling well.

    A vehicle was stopped at 6:39 p.m. on the 1000 block of East Enterprise Drive for a speeding violation. The driver was cited for driving without a Minnesota license and warned for driving with excess speed.

    Friday, Aug. 29

    An officer conducted a traffic stop of a vehicle near the intersection of North Eagle and West Court streets at 12:39 a.m. The driver and passenger were boys, ages 16 and 17. They were cited for curfew violations and taken home.

    At 3:33 a.m., police cited three vehicles parked on North Meridian Street during downtown street cleaning. Two of the vehicles were towed, the other moved by its owner.

    A woman on the 800 block of East Enterprise Drive called for medical help at 1:19 p.m. A man was having seizures. He was transported to an area hospital.

    At 9:48 p.m., police issued two girls on the 100 block of South Grove Street no-trespassing warnings for a business on North Meridian Street. The warnings are valid for one year.

    After performing a random license plate check, police stopped a vehicle near the intersection of Highway 169 and East Main Street at 10:17 p.m. after the registered owner of the vehicle was listed as having a revoked license. The driver was cited for driving after license revocation.

    Saturday, Aug. 30

    A woman on the 300 block of East Enterprise Drive reported at 1:32 p.m. fraudulent charges from businesses in Maple Grove and Rogers, Minn. and Des Moines, Iowa were on her credit card.

    A man on the 800 block of West Main Street called for medical help at 4:01 p.m. A woman suffered a dislocated knee. She was transported to an area hospital.

    A person near the intersection of South Eagle and West Main streets reported at 7:11 p.m. a boy fell off his bike and suffered an open fracture to the left leg below the knee. He was transported to an area hospital.

     
  • Tuesday, September 02, 2014 12:46 PM

    The week of Aug. 25-31, Belle Plaine firefighters responded to the calls that included:

    Tuesday, Aug. 26

    At 8:33 a.m., firefighters responded to the 17000 block of Market Avenue for a medical assist. A person was injured after falling off a horse. The person was transported to an area hospital.

    Thursday, Aug. 28

    Firefighters were dispatched at 4:38 p.m. to a report of smoke near the intersection of Union Trail and Blakeley Trail. They could not find any smoke.

    Friday, Aug. 29

    Firefighters responded at 10:49 p.m. to a report of a carbon monoxide alarm at a house on the 200 block of North Walnut Street. They found a faulty alarm and no CO.

     
  • Tuesday, August 26, 2014 12:27 PM
    The week of Aug. 18-24, Belle Plaine police responded to the following selected calls:

    Monday, Aug. 18
    A woman on the 400 block of North Meridian Street reported at 10:06 a.m. someone had gone through her unlocked vehicle over the previous weekend and some items were missing.
    Police learned at 1:15 p.m. a vehicle parked on the 300 block of West Court Street was gone through. The owner indicated nothing of value was taken.
    A man on the 13600 block of West 230th Street called for medical help at 4:14 p.m. An officer assisted a sheriff’s deputy who also responded to the call.
    A man on the 900 block of Prairie Oak Drive called for medical help at 8:36 p.m. A woman suffering chest pain was taken to an area hospital.
    Tuesday, Aug. 19
    A man was stopped at 9:14 a.m. near the intersection of East Church and North Elm streets for a possible traffic violation. He was also cited for driving after license revocation.
    A woman on the 100 block of North Meridian Street reported at 11:16 a.m. trespassers smoking on the roof of a business.
    Two area residents stopped by the police station at 11:20 a.m. and 12:34 p.m. to turn in scam letters they received in the mail.
    A woman on the 600 block of West Main Street called for medical help at 9:15 p.m. A man was transported to an area hospital.
    Wednesday, Aug. 20
    A woman on the 900 block of Farmers Ridge Trail was cited at 9:21 a.m. for running a daycare without a license.
    A woman on Woodridge Drive reported at 11:03 a.m. someone overseas opened a credit card account under her name and began accruing charges. Police report the credit card company is not holding the woman responsible for the charges.
    Thursday, Aug. 21
    A person on the 300 block of South Meridian Street issued at 2:45 p.m. a complaint of poor driving by another motorist. A man was subsequently arrested for fourth-degree DWI.
    Friday, Aug. 22
    An officer observed a vehicle at 8:32 a.m. near the intersection of East Main and North Chestnut Street with a passenger wanted on an outstanding arrest warrant. The vehicle was stopped and the passenger taken into custody.
    A man on the 100 block of North Meridian Street called for medical help at 2:11 p.m. A woman was having trouble breathing. She was transported to an area hospital.
    A man at a business on the 1000 block of East Enterprise Drive reported at 6:21 p.m. someone paid a bill using counterfeit currency. The man who paid the bill said he got the funny money as payment for work he did.
    A woman on the 1000 block of West Prairie Street reported at 7:31 p.m. an attempted case of fraud. A male caller claimed to be working for an investigative tax fraud firm and asked for her personal information.
    Saturday, Aug. 23
    A woman on the 1000 block of East Enterprise Drive reported at 11:54 a.m. a property-damage crash. While backing up, a driver hit a parked vehicle.
    The driver of a vehicle stopped at 11:41 p.m. near the intersection of Highway 169 and West 280th Street for a possible traffic violation was cited for driving without proof of insurance.
    Sunday, Aug. 24
    An officer assisted a couple walking on the 200 block of North Meridian Street at 2:29 a.m. The man was concerned someone had put something in his wife’s beverage, contributing to a sudden change in her behavior. The officer made certain the pair made it home safely.
    A woman on the 600 block of West Main Street called for medical help at 8:55 a.m. A woman suffered a fall. She was transported to an area hospital.
    A woman stopped at 12:39 p.m. near the intersection of South Hickory Boulevard and East Enterprise Drive for a speeding violation was also cited for driving with a suspended license and no proof of insurance.
    Police stopped a vehicle at 2:33 p.m. near the intersection of Highway 25 and Sibley County Road 6. The driver was cited for driving after license revocation. The license plates were impounded because of a previous DWI violation and the vehicle towed. 
  • Tuesday, August 26, 2014 12:22 PM
    The week of Aug. 18-24, Belle Plaine firefighters responded to the calls that included:

    Thursday, Aug. 21
    Firefighters responded to a fire on the 22000 block of Stopplemann Boulevard. An old vacant farmhouse was ablaze. It was a total loss.
    Sunday, Aug. 24
    Firefighters responded at 2:47 p.m. to a fire alarm on the 800 Block of West Main Street. The alarm was set off by burned food.
    Firefighters were dispatched at 7:10 p.m. to a fire alarm on the 100 block of South Elk Street. False alarm.
     
  • Tuesday, August 19, 2014 9:02 AM

    The week of Aug. 11-17, Belle Plaine police responded to the following selected calls:

     

    Monday, Aug. 11

    A woman on the 1100 block of Farmers Lane called for medical help at 7:21 a.m.

    Tuesday, Aug. 12

    A man on the 800 block of East Enterprise Drive asked police at 1:56 a.m. to unlock a vehicle.

    The driver of a vehicle police stopped at 2:05 a.m. near the intersection of East South Street and O’Brien Parkway was cited for numerous violations that include driving without a license. He was then arrested on an outstanding arrest warrant from Nicollet County.

    Wednesday, Aug. 13

    A man on the 300 block of South Market Street asked police at 11:06 a.m. to unlock his vehicle.

    Thursday, Aug. 14

    A man out for a walk was stopped at 1:59 p.m. near the intersection of West Prairie and South Willow Streets. He was arrested on an outstanding Scott County warrant.

    A woman on the 1000 block of East Orchard Street was arrested at 2:08 p.m. on a Scott County warrant.

    A man on the 300 block of South Market Street reported at 4:42 p.m. someone spray-painted the gridiron end zone.

    A woman on the 400 block of North Elm Street called for medical help at 4:43 p.m.

    A person on the 400 block of North Cedar Street reported at 10:04 p.m. vandalism to a restroom at Court Square Park.

    Friday, Aug. 15

    Citations were issued to four vehicles parked downtown at 3:40 a.m. during street cleaning. They were towed.

    A man on the 1100 block of West Commerce Drive asked police at 10:04 a.m. to unlock a vehicle.

    A person on the 300 block of West Church Street called for medical help at 1:35 p.m. A man was transported to an area hospital.

    A man on the 200 block of South Walnut Street was arrested at 1:28 p.m. on a Scott County warrant for a probation violation.

    A woman on the 200 block of East Main Street asked police at 1:58 p.m. to unlock a vehicle.

    A man on the 100 block of West Main Street reported at 2:45 p.m. a hit-and-run crash. Uncertain of when the crash occurred, he told police he needed the report for to access insurance coverage.

    A woman on the 100 block of South Meridian Street called for medical help at 2:55 p.m.

    A man on the 400 block of North Linden Street asked police at 8:21 p.m. to unlock a vehicle.

    Saturday, Aug. 16

    A woman on the 100 block of South Market Street reported at 8:58 a.m. a burglary. A purse was taken from an unlocked house during the early-morning hours of the day.

    A woman on the 900 block of Ivy Hills Road called for medical help at 8:46 p.m. A girl was transported to an area hospital.

    A woman near the intersection of Highway 169 and Broadway Avenue in Jordan reported at 9:19 p.m. poor driving by the driver of a vehicle bound for Belle Plaine. Looking for the vehicle, police learned the vehicle was stopped in Jordan and the driver arrested for DWI.

    Sunday, Aug. 17

    A woman on the 800 block of South Walnut Street asked police at 10:22 a.m. to unblock her car.

    A man on the 700 block of South Elm Street reported at 11:34 a.m. a burglary. Someone cut a screen and took a wallet from a house.

    A woman on the 300 block of South Meridian Street reported at 3:29 p.m. the theft of four hubcaps from a vehicle parked in a parking lot.

    A woman on the 100 block of North Aspen Lane reported at 7:43 p.m. a fender bender that took place a few days prior. The report was made for insurance purposes.

     
     
  • Tuesday, August 19, 2014 9:01 AM

    The week of Aug. 11-17, Belle Plaine firefighters responded to the calls that included:

     

    Monday, Aug. 11

    Firefighters responded at 8:11 p.m. to a fire alarm on the 600 block of West Main Street. It was a false alarm.

    Tuesday, Aug. 12

    Firefighters were dispatched at 8:12 p.m. to a report of a motorcycle crash on County Road 40. A man from Eden Prairie, 62, was transported to an area hospital.

     
  • Tuesday, August 12, 2014 11:05 AM

    The week of Aug. 4-10, Belle Plaine police responded to the following selected calls:

     

    Monday, Aug. 4

    A boy police found outside near the intersection of East Prairie Street and South Chestnut streets at 12:34 a.m. was cited for curfew and other violations before he was taken home.

    A woman on the 100 block of North Aspen Lane asked police at 5:09 p.m. to unlock a vehicle.

    A woman on the 800 block of East Main Street called for help at 9:03 p.m. A man was injured and needed help. He was transported to an area hospital.

    Police stopped a vehicle at 10:58 p.m. near the intersection of Park Lane and Park Drive. Police found drugs and drug paraphernalia on all three occupants of the vehicle. They were all cited and the narcotics and drug accouterments confiscated.

    Tuesday, Aug. 5

    A woman on the 500 block of Scott Circle asked police at 7:37 a.m. to unlock a vehicle.

    At 4:26 p.m., police contacted the mother of a boy who reportedly admitted stealing a wallet from a vehicle over the previous weekend. The wallet’s owner was contacted.

    A man on the 100 block of South Market Street asked police at 8:30 p.m. to unlock a vehicle.

    Wednesday, Aug. 6

    A man on the 100 block of North Meridian Street was arrested at 2:16 p.m. on an outstanding Scott County warrant for domestic assault.

    A man on the 300 block of North Meridian Street reported at 11:21 p.m. three boys on the roof of a vacant building. The boys were cited for several violations and taken into custody.

    Thursday, Aug. 7

    A man walking near the intersection of West Court and North Willow streets was taken into custody at 12:53 p.m. He is the subject of three Scott County arrest warrants.

    A woman on the 600 block of West Main Street asked police at 2:32 p.m. to unlock a vehicle.

    Friday, Aug. 8

    A woman on the 700 block of Frontier Way called for medical help at 1:29 a.m. A man was complaining of pain in his foot and nausea. He declined transport to an area hospital.

    At 6:12 p.m., a woman on the 900 block of South Elm Street asked police to unlock a vehicle.

    A woman on the 600 block of West Church Street reported 6:48 p.m. a possible trespasser. Police issued a no-trespassing order good for a year to a man.

    Saturday, Aug. 9

    A property-damage crash near the intersection of North Walnut and East Main streets was reported at 3:47 p.m.

    The driver of a vehicle stopped near the intersection of Highway 169 and Bluff Drive at 8:02 p.m. was cited for driving after license revocation.

    The driver of a vehicle stopped at 8:10 p.m. near the intersection of Highway 169 and Belle Plaine Trail was arrested on an outstanding warrant from Blue Earth County.

    Sunday, Aug. 10

    A woman on the 200 block of South Meridian Street reported at 11:22 p.m. a man lying in a yard. The man, inebriated, was cited for being a public nuisance. He was released in the care of a sober person.

     

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