The week of Aug. 31-Sept. 6, Belle Plaine police responded to the following selected calls:
Monday, Aug. 31
While on patrol, an officer noticed at 2:21 a.m. a boy standing at the intersection of Chestnut and Church streets. The boy fled as the officer approached. The offer caught up to the boy. He was cited for three violations – curfew, possession of tobacco and minor consumption. The boy was released to his father.
At 8:15 a.m., a man on the 800 block of East Prairie Street reported vandalism to city property. A window was broken. Five rocks were located next to the broken window. Police are investigating.
A woman on the 300 block of East Raven Street reported at 8:16 a.m. vandalism at her business. A glass door was shattered. Police are investigating.
A woman on the 300 block of East Orchard Street reported at 10:17 a.m. a burglary. Two men broke into a business and stole the cash register and four bags of caramel corn. Police later identified the burglars. Charges are pending.
A man at a business on the 200 block of South Ash Street reported at 11:39 a.m. vandalism to a business. Two windows were broken. After investigation, three men were charged for the offense.
Police found three men walking on the 300 block of South Market Street at 11:25 a.m. One of the men fled. An officer held two of the men while the fleeing man was located. After investigation, two of the men were charged with early-morning vandalism and burglary.
A person on the 300 block of East State Street called for medical help. A man fell. He was transported to an area hospital.
A person at a business on the 1000 block of East Enterprise Drive requested at 9:50 p.m. a welfare check on an employee that was sent home. The person was located by Jordan police and transported to an area hospital.
Tuesday, Sept. 1
Two boys located on the 100 block of North Aspen Lane at 12:38 a.m. were cited for curfew violations.
A man on the 200 block of Prairie Street reported someone tossed plastic chairs into the Belle Plaine pool. None of the chairs were damaged.
A man on the 200 block of North Willow Street reported at 12:25 p.m. a minor property-damage crash.
A woman on the 500 block of Jaymie Court called for medical help at 4:23 p.m. A man was transported to an area hospital.
Wednesday, Sept. 2
A man at a business on the 600 block of East Commerce Drive reported at 5:21 a.m. a burglary. Someone unsuccessfully tried to forcibly enter the business via the back door. The front door was shattered and opened. Nothing was missing from the business. Police are investigating.
A man on the 100 block of Grove Street called for medical help at 7:44 a.m. A woman was transported to an area hospital.
Thursday, Sept. 3
A driver was stopped on Highway 169 near its intersection with Blakeley Trail at 1:08 a.m. The driver was cited for speeding, crossing the center lane line and arrested for fourth-degree DWI.
A woman on the 700 block of Shannon Circle reported at 4:54 a.m. vandalism to two mailboxes.
A woman on the 200 block of East Church Street reported at 9:45 a.m. someone smashed the window of a truck. A wallet left in plain view in the truck was stolen. Purchases using credit/debit cards in the wallet were made at Shakopee businesses. Police are investigating.
Friday, Sept. 4
A woman on the 900 block of West State Street called for medical help at 11:53 a.m. A man suffering stroke-like symptoms was transported to an area hospital.
A property-damage crash near the intersection of Meridian Avenue and Highway 169 was reported at 2:36 p.m.
A woman on the 700 block of Heritage Lane reported at 5:23 p.m. vandalism to a swimming pool. Someone cut a hole in the side of a pool, damaging it beyond repair. The pool was valued at $600.
Saturday, Sept. 5
A boy driving a vehicle stopped near the intersection of East Forest and North Walnut streets at 12:09 a.m. was cited for driving without registration, violating the terms of a provisional license and curfew.
Vandalism to the door of the girls’ bathroom in Court Square Park was reported at 10:37 a.m.
A person on the 100 block of Sunset Drive called for medical help at 12:06 p.m. A woman was transported to an area hospital.
A man on the 600 block of East South Street reported at 6 p.m. vandalism to his vehicle. Police learned through investigation a woman poured used motor oil on and inside his vehicle. The woman told police she did it because he broke her bicycle. They were both cited for fourth-degree damage to property.
A woman on the 100 block of North Cedar Street reported at 7:50 p.m. possible vandalism. A window on a storm door was broken, possibly by the door being slammed.