Police called when man yells at neighbor about his 'contaminated' water

April 24, 2014 8:23 a.m. | Greenfield police were called after a resident reported her upstairs neighbor was yelling, stating she "contaminated" his water and blaming her for mold issue April 16.

According to the Greenfield police report:

A resident in the 4600 block of South Woodland Drive called police to report her upstairs neighbor was yelling down through the ceiling at her. She said the neighbor was stating that she "contaminated" his water and was blaming her for a mold issue in his home about 2:35 a.m. April 16.

An officer contacted the man, who said he had a moisture and mold problem that was intentionally caused by his neighbor.

The officer told the man to contact his condo association to determine the source of the problem and to stop yelling at his neighbor.

Two suspects sought in Greenfield gas station burglary

April 22, 2014 3:07 p.m. | Greenfield police are searching for two suspects who stole multiple cartons of cigarettes during a gas station burglary earlier this month.

According to the police report:

Two unknown males broke into Speedway, 3390 W. Loomis Road, by prying open a door on the northeast side of the business.

Once inside, the suspects filled a round garbage can with 30 to 50 cartons of Newport and Marlboro cigarettes and an unknown number of cigars. The suspects then left the business and threw the can over a fence leading to an alley, where a car was waiting for them.

The suspects were inside the business for only about 20 seconds, according to the police.

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Man charged with ninth drunken driving offense after road rage incident

April 22, 2014 1:34 p.m. | Dean T. Schaefer, 50, of Milwaukee was charged in Milwaukee County Circuit Court Friday, April 18, with ninth offense operating while intoxicated after a road rage incident the previous night in Greenfield.

At about 7:30 p.m. April 17, Greenfield dispatchers received a report from a driver that a pickup truck was chasing him on Highway 100 near Cold Spring Road. The driver of the car reported that Shaefer had gotten out of his truck at a red light and approached him allegedly yelling and pounding his fist.

Police officers stopped Schaefer in the 9500 block of Layton Avenue where he failed field sobriety tests and a preliminary breath test indicated a blood-alcohol content of 0.12.

Schaefer's driving record shows eight previous convictions for OWI dating back to 1989.

The ninth offense OWI is a class G felony with a minimum sentence of three years and maximum sentence of 10 years and up to a $25,000 fine.

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