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Police Report: Aug. 27

Aug. 27, 2012

THEFT

1A 22-year-old Lannon man was arrested for theft after he stole multiple Blu-ray movies and video games from a residence in the N48 W19000 block of Pleasant View Drive between 12:01 and 10 a.m. Aug. 13. When confronted by the victim, the suspect admitted stealing the games and pawning them at Media Xchange in Brookfield.

2A cellphone was stolen out of a golf bag left on a golf cart outside the clubhouse at Silver Spring Country Club, N56 W21318 Silver Spring Drive, between 7 and 7:30 p.m. Aug. 17. A program on the phone allowed the victim to trace the cellphone to a location in Mukwonago. Police are following up.

3A beige cloth purse was stolen from a locked van parked in the N84 W17500 block of Menomonee Avenue between 8:50 and 10:05 a.m. Aug. 20. The unknown suspect(s) smashed the driver's side sliding door window to gain access.

4Seven, 40-pound liquid propane tanks were stolen out of a locked storage cage at Converting Technology, N57 W13282 Carmen Ave., between 5 p.m. Aug. 17 and 5:30 a.m. Aug. 20.

5About $9 in change was stolen from an unlocked car parked in the W141 N4800 block of Golden Fields Court between 7 p.m. Aug. 22 and 10 a.m. Aug. 23.

6The driver of a black Ford Taurus left without paying for $20 of gas at Good To Go Quick Mart, N88 W15167 Main St., at 7:50 p.m. Aug. 18.

7A bicycle was stolen off a back porch in the N90 W17300 block of Saint Thomas Drive between 5 p.m. Aug. 17 and 8 a.m. Aug. 20.

DRUG POSSESSION

8A 23-year-old Menomonee Falls man was arrested for drug possession (suboxone), carrying a concealed weapon (knife) and prowling in the W220 N8500 block of Town Line Road at 12:15 a.m. Aug. 18. An accomplice of the suspect, a 23-year-old Madison man, was also cited for prowling.

DRUNKEN DRIVING

9A 21-year-old Milwaukee man was arrested for drunken driving on Woosencraft Drive and Appleton Avenue shortly after midnight Aug. 18. His preliminary blood alcohol content was 0.20.

10A 57-year-old Sussex man was arrested for drunken driving after police found him seated in the driver's seat of his disabled car in the left turn lane on Lannon Road south of County Line Road just before midnight Aug. 19. His preliminary BAC was 0.24.

11A 52-year-old Menomonee Falls woman was arrested for drunken driving, second offense, after employees reported an intoxicated driver in the drive-thru at McDonald's, N83 W15515 Appleton Ave., at 9:45 p.m. Aug. 20. Her preliminary BAC was 0.24.

ACCIDENTS

12A 36-year-old New Berlin woman was cited for failure to yield the right of way after she caused a three-car accident at Good Hope and Lilly roads at 3:42 p.m. Aug. 16. The woman was attempting to make a left turn from Good Hope Road onto Lilly Road when she was struck by an eastbound vehicle on Good Hope Road, which pushed her car into a third vehicle stopped at the red light on northbound Lilly Road. No injuries were reported.

VANDALISM

13The owner of Mahvelous Mailboxes, N89 W16750 Appleton Ave., reported the front window of her business was damaged between 11 p.m. Aug. 16 and 11 a.m. Aug. 17. The damage was caused by an unknown object; no evidence was left at the scene.

14The word "inbred" was spray-painted on a stop sign at the intersection of Valley View Drive and Old Orchard Court sometime between Aug. 1 and Aug. 20.

OTHER

15An unknown male suspect called in a bomb threat to Harley-Davidson, W156 N9000 Pilgrim Road, shortly after noon Aug. 20. An investigation into the phone call revealed the suspect, who said his name is "Senica Hector," has been calling the company for a week attempting to obtain personal information about an employee. The suspect continued to call as officers were on the scene. Police are investigating.

Menomonee Falls police assisted with one rescue call between Aug. 13 and Aug. 26.

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