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Police Report: Sept. 18

Sept. 18, 2012

BURGLARY

A torch set and heater were taken from a garage in the 4600 block of West Anthony Drive prior to 5:45 a.m. Sept. 10. The intruder broke into the garage through a side door and also scratched the victim's car during the burglary.

A resident in the 4200 block of South 92nd Street reported her house was burglarized between 7 p.m. Sept. 13 and 5:45 p.m. Sept. 14. The police log did not list the items that were missing. Police are following up with possible suspects.

THEFT

A license plate was taken off a vehicle in the 8800 block of West Melody Lane prior to 12:45 p.m. Sept. 10.

A registration sticker was cut off a license plate in the 5900 block of South 32nd Street prior to 10:35 a.m. Sept. 11.

A 29-year-old man was arrested for car theft after he was pulled over while driving a stolen vehicle in the 4600 block of South 46th Street at 5:15 p.m. Sept. 11. The vehicle had been taken from Griffin Hub Chrysler Jeep Dodge. It was returned to the dealership.

A 24-year-old man was cited for shoplifting after he was seen concealing items in the jewelry department at Kmart, 4601 S. 27th St., at 4 p.m. Sept. 12.

An unidentified female shoplifted three pairs of infant shoes at Rogan's Shoes, 4350 S. 76th St., at 6:45 p.m. Sept. 12. The suspect then fled in a red Chevy Camaro.

An unknown amount of steel and aluminum scrap metal was taken from a yard in the 8900 block of West Cold Spring Road between 9 p.m. Sept. 12 and 8:30 a.m. Sept. 13.

A 31-year-old man was arrested for shoplifting a bottle of rum at Pick 'n Save, 4279 S. 76th St., at 8:45 p.m. Sept. 13.

A 20-year-old man was arrested for shoplifting after video surveillance captured him taking items at Speedway, 4265 S. 60th St., shortly after 10 a.m. Sept. 14.

The rear license plate was taken off a vehicle in the 3500 block of South Rivershire Drive prior to 2:30 p.m. Sept. 14.

A backpack containing a camera and an laptop computer was taken from a vehicle in the 7800 block of West Layton Avenue prior to 4:21 p.m. Sept. 15.

Four brakes and shocks and two briefcases containing a digital camera and phone chargers were taken from a locked car at La-Z-Boy, 7900 W. Layton Ave., between 11:30 a.m. and 9:15 p.m. Sept. 15. The rear passenger window was broken for access.

A bicycle was taken at Best Buy, 4610 S. 76th St., prior to 5 p.m. Sept. 16.

DRUG POSSESSION

A 28-year-old man was arrested for possession of marijuana during a traffic stop on 27th Street and Grange Avenue at 1:40 a.m. Sept. 10.

DRUNKEN DRIVING

A 20-year-old Greenfield woman was arrested for drunken driving on Loomis Road and Layton Avenue at 2:35 a.m. Sept. 10. Her preliminary blood alcohol content was 0.20.

A 20-year-old woman was arrested for drunken driving and cited for operating with prohibited alcohol content on Forest Home Avenue and 65th Street at 9:30 p.m. Sept. 13. Her preliminary BAC was unavailable.

A 58-year-old woman was arrested for drunken driving (second offense) in the 5100 block of South 76th Street shortly prior to 2 a.m. Sept. 14. A legal blood draw was taken, the results of which were unavailable.

A credit card and debit card were taken out of an unlocked vehicle at Greenfield High School, 4800 S. 60th St., between 6:30 p.m. and 8:30 p.m. Sept. 14. No fraudulent charges were reported and the cards were cancelled.

A 37-year-old woman was arrested for drunken driving in the 4800 block of South 76th Street shortly after 1 a.m. Sept. 15. She was taken to the hospital for a blood draw, the results of which were unavailable.

A 22-year-old man was arrested for drunken driving after he struck and knocked over a traffic signal pole on 27th Street and Howard Avenue shortly after 2 a.m. Sept. 15. His preliminary BAC was unavailable.

A 19-year-old man was arrested for drunken driving on Loomis Road and Fardale Avenue at 1:25 a.m. Sept. 16. His preliminary BAC was unavailable.

A 43-year-old man was arrested for drunken driving (fourth offense) in the 5000 block of West Loomis Road at 2:15 a.m. Sept. 16. His preliminary BAC was unavailable.

A 57-year-old man was arrested for drunken driving (second offense) after he was involved in two hit-and-run accidents, one on 35th Street and Howard Avenue at 8:30 p.m. Sept. 16 and one on Loomis Road and Layton Avenue shortly before 9 p.m. Sept. 16. He also struck and damaged a freeway sign on Loomis Road, just north of Layton Avenue. His BAC was unavailable

ACCIDENTS

A 52-year-old Oak Creek man was transported to the hospital with possible injuries after his car was rear-ended by a vehicle while he was slowing down for a yellow light at the intersection of 108th Street and Layton Avenue at 7:34 a.m. Sept. 5. The driver of the striking vehicle, a 24-year-old Milwaukee woman, was cited for following too closely.

A 56-year-old Greenfield woman was transported to the hospital with unknown injuries after an occupant in a parked car opened his car door and struck her vehicle while she was driving on 84th Street just south of Waterford Avenue at 5:30 p.m. Sept. 6. No citations were issued at the time of the report.

A 32-year-old Milwaukee man was injured when the car he was riding in was struck by a driver that ran a red light at the intersection of 108th Street and Beloit Road at 1:38 p.m. Sept. 7. The driver of the striking vehicle, a 45-year-old Ohio man, was cited for disregarding a traffic signal, operating while suspended and no insurance.

VANDALISM

Two Obama campaign signs displayed at a residence in the 3300 block of South 103rd Street were torn up between 4:30 p.m. Sept. 7 and 3 p.m. Sept. 8.

Two vehicles were vandalized at Braeger Chevrolet, 6133 S. 27th St., between Sept. 9 and 3:50 p.m. Sept. 11.

A garden hose was sliced in half in the 5700 block of West Bottsford Avenue between Sept. 5 and Sept. 12.

A truck was spray-painted while it was parked in the 6800 block of West Forest Home Avenue prior to 8:45 p.m. Sept. 12.

Profanities were scratcheed into three closet doors at an apartment complex in the 4200 block of South 60th Street between 5:30 p.m. and 7:30 p.m. Sept. 13.

OTHER

A 19-year-old man was arrested for disorderly conduct after he brandished a steak knife at a 17-year-old boy at a residence in the 4200 block of South Ravinia Drive at 2:45 a.m. Sept. 10.

A 27-year-old man was cited for a noise ordinance violation after neighbors reported hearing screaming and yelling in the backyard of a residence in the 3600 block of South 32nd Street shortly before 2 a.m. Sept. 12.

Two unidentified males attempted to pass a counterfeit $10 bill at BP, 4715 S. 27th St., shortly after 2 p.m. Sept. 14. When an employee told the suspects the bill was fake, one of the suspects grabbed the bill out of the employee's hands and fled. The suspects, two black males in their 20s, were last seen driving southbound on South 27th Street in a green Ford LT.

A resident in the 4200 block of South 81st Street reported a counterfeit $20 bill was passed at his rummage sale prior around 2:40 p.m. Sept. 14. The suspects, two Hispanic males, fled in a black Honda Accord.

A 17-year-old girl was arrested for operating a vehicle without the owner's consent after she took her father's car without his permission in the 3300 block of West Colony Drive shortly before 5 a.m. Sept. 15.

A caller reported he was talking on his cellphone in his vehicle on 84th Street and Plainfield Avenue when an unidentified man told him to get off his phone, then attempted to strike him through the passenger side window and started kicking his car shortly before 9 a.m. Sept. 16. Police were unable to locate the suspect.

Greenfield police responded to five domestic violence calls and assisted with five rescue calls between Sept. 10 and Sept. 16.

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