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Oak Creek police report, Nov. 20

Nov. 20, 2012

BURGLARY

1An intruder entered a home under construction in the 1200 block of West Pine Creek Court and stole a 10-foot metal brake worth $1,300 and a coil holder worth $500 from the garage between 6 p.m. Nov. 14 and 11 a.m. Nov. 15.

2A would-be burglar left pry marks on the lower corners of three overhead doors at Made in America LLC, 7265 S. 1st St. The marks were reported by an employee between 8 p.m. Nov. 14 and 6 p.m. Nov. 15. Employees are checking surveillance footage for possible suspects.

3Two natural gas heaters worth $250 were stolen from the basement of an unoccupied home under construction in the 1200 block of West Pine Creek Court between 6 p.m. Nov. 15 and 7 a.m. Nov. 16.

THEFT

4A trail camera worth $230 and a brown bear box and cable worth $90 were stolen from a wooded area behind a home in the 9200 block of South 15th Avenue between 1:30 p.m. Oct. 21 and 1:30 p.m. Oct. 25. The camera was mounted to a tree on county property.

5A 24-year-old Franklin woman was arrested after she stole over $15,000 worth of rings and necklaces from a friend's home in the 8800 block of South Pond View Drive between Nov. 13 and Nov. 14, then sold two of the stolen rings to Robert Haack Diamonds in Greenfield.

6A 15-year-old Oak Creek girl was arrested after she was found in possession of a $300 smartphone that was stolen from the pool locker room at Oak Creek High School, 340 E. Puetz Road, between 10:20 a.m. and 11:10 a.m. Nov. 14.

7A 16-year-old Oak Creek boy and a 14-year-old Milwaukee boy were cited for theft after they stole a student's backpack from a bathroom at 2:45 p.m. Nov. 14. The theft was captured on video surveillance and the backpack was returned to its owner.

8Approximately $620 worth of paint and painting equipment were stolen from the rear of North Shore Bank, 8701 S. Howell Ave., between 4 p.m. Nov. 14 and 1 p.m. Nov. 15. The items were being stored behind a dumpster on the southwest corner of the building.

9A 37-year-old Wauwatosa man was arrested for shoplifting after he was seen concealing 19 pairs of women's underwear, valued at $190, in a plastic bag at Kohl's Department Store, 9035 S. Howell Ave., shortly before 5 p.m. Nov. 15.

10A $619 bicycle was stolen out of a garage in the 8500 block of South Whitney Drive between 3:40 p.m. and 4:30 p.m. Nov. 16. Police are following up with a possible suspect.

11A $40 inflatable snowman was stolen from a yard in the 100 block of East Oakfield Drive between 6 p.m. Nov. 17 and 2 a.m. Nov. 18.

12A purse, a $200 digital camera and a GPS unit were stolen from a locked car at South Shore Cinema, 7261 S. 13th St., between noon and 1:15 p.m. Nov. 19.

13A 17-year-old Oak Creek boy was arrested for shoplifting after employees saw him conceal a pack of cigars in his pants at Piggly Wiggly, 2201 E. Rawson Ave., shortly after 9 p.m. Nov. 19.

ASSAULT

14A 16-year-old Oak Creek boy was arrested for battery after he wrestled his 20-year-old brother to the floor at the 6900 block of South Juniper Drive and hit him in the face multiple times during an argument over a video game at 4:35 p.m. Nov. 15. A dog bite complaint was also filed after the boy ordered the family dog to bite the victim, and the dog bit the man in the leg and bit their sister's hand when she tried to intervene.

DRUG POSSESSION

15A 57-year-old Florida man was cited for possession of drug paraphernalia after a police dog found a pipe, a pill bottle with marijuana seeds and shake in his room at Days Inn, 1201 W. College Ave., at 8:25 p.m. Nov. 14.

16A 38-year-old woman and a 27-year-old man were cited for possession of drug paraphernalia after police confiscated a pipe with THC residue, a grinder and pipe filters from their home during a disturbance call in the 8600 block of South Chicago Road at 2:30 a.m. Nov. 20.

DRUNKEN DRIVING

17A 40-year-old Milwaukee man was arrested for drunken driving, his third offense, after he was seen driving on the wrong side of the road near the 7200 block of South 13th Street with his headlights off Nov. 15. Officers arrested him in the lot at South Shore Cinema and he was taken to the hospital for a blood draw.

18A 40-year-old Greenfield man was arrested for drunken driving and cited for driving after suspension after he was seen speeding and swerving in the 9300 block of South 22nd Street at 1:40 a.m. Nov. 15. A passenger in his car, an 18-year-old Greendale man, was also cited for possession of intoxicants by an underage adult after he admitted consuming alcohol at a bar in Greendale.

19A 28-year-old Oak Creek man was arrested for drunken driving and cited for speeding in the 8400 block of South Howell Avenue shortly before 2 a.m. Nov. 16. The driver refused a breath test.

VANDALISM

20The lock mechanism on a plastic utility container was broken during a burglary attempt at Meadowview Elementary, 10420 S. McGraw Drive, between 3:30 p.m. Nov. 9 and 10:15 Nov. 13. Damage is estimated at $225.

21A $400 flush valve on a urinal in one of the men's bathrooms was damaged during a theft attempt at Milwaukee Area Technical College, 6665 S. Howell Ave., prior to 4:50 p.m. Nov. 13. Approximately 20 of these valves have been stolen from the downtown and West Allis campuses in the past few months. Police are following up with MATC regarding a possible suspect.

OTHER

10A 19-year-old Milwaukee woman was arrested for disorderly conduct when she began yelling and spit a wad of gum at her manager after she was fired from Dunkin' Donuts, 2345 W. Ryan Road, shortly after 10 a.m. Nov. 13.

10An anonymous caller reported an injured swan crossing the road was causing traffic problems in the 8100 block of South Howell Avenue at 9:35 a.m. Nov. 15. Officers responded to the area and were able to wrangle the swan, which was later found to belong to Springbrook Cercle Apartments. The swan was returned to its owner.

10Two Oak Creek boys, ages 15 and 16, were cited for disorderly conduct after a fight at Oak Creek High School, 340 E. Puetz Road, at 12:15 p.m. Nov. 15.

10A 15-year-old Oak Creek boy and a 14-year-old Milwaukee boy were cited for disorderly conduct after a fight in a hallway at Oak Creek High School, 340 E. Puetz Road, at 1:20 p.m. Nov. 16.

Oak Creek police responded to two domestic violence calls and assisted with 20 rescue calls between Nov. 13 and Nov. 19.

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