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Theft

1A man shoplifted a cartload of groceries, valued at about $500, at Woodman’s, W124 N8145 Highway 145, and fled in a 2005 silver Mazda at about 2:15 p.m. April 26. After being identified through surveillance video and vehicle registration, the man came into the police department, admitted to the theft and returned the stolen merchandise. He is facing a possible state charge of shoplifting.

2Someone stole a wallet out of a man’s jacket at a construction site in the 15800 block of Falls Parkway, and then used the man’s credit card to make fraudulent purchases at two businesses in Milwaukee between 7 and 11:35 a.m. April 27.

3Two females shoplifted a cart full of Pampers diapers and toilet paper at Woodman’s, W124 N8145 Highway 145, and fled the lot in a white Pontiac Aztec with no license plates at about 1:05 p.m. April 27.

4Two men shoplifted three TV sets by placing them inside a cart and pushing the cart out a fire exit at Target, N95 W17707 Shady Lane, at about 9:30 p.m. May 1.

Drug possession

5A 28-year-old woman who appeared to be either drunk or high on drugs at Absolute Necessities Day Spa, N78 W14561 Appleton Ave., was taken into custody for having an outstanding warrant at about 7:30 p.m. April 27. Police found no illegal drugs, but did find a large amount of prescription pills and a straw in her purse, which she admitted using to snort Xanax. She is facing a possible charge of possession of drug paraphernalia and possible state charges of possession of illegally obtained prescription medication if she fails to prove the drugs were legally prescribed to her.

6A 45-year-old woman who was acting “erratic and agitated” toward police during a traffic stop on Good Hope and Pilgrim roads was taken into custody after police found a crack pipe and a rock of crack cocaine inside her vehicle at about 11:50 p.m. May 2. The woman, who had a previous conviction for possession of cocaine with intent to deliver, was taken to jail.

7A 19-year-old man whose vehicle was pulled over for an expired registration on Appleton Avenue and Lilly Road was taken into custody after police found some marijuana shake, a grinder, a pipe and a scale in his center console, and a hatchet in his driver’s side door at about 9:35 a.m. May 5. The man, who had a prior arrest for possession with intent to deliver, admitted allowing friends to smoke and use marijuana in his vehicle.

 OWI

8The driver of a 2000 Dodge Caravan refused to pull over for a traffic stop on County Line Road and Maple Drive and led police on a 2-mile pursuit at about 1:50 a.m. April 29. The driver, a 23-year-old Menomonee Falls man, finally pulled over on Woodside Lane and Victory Road, and tried to run away from police. He was cited for OWI after he failed field sobriety tests, and is facing a felony charge of fleeing/eluding police.

9A 46-year-old man was taken into custody for sixth offense OWI after his car ended up in a ditch after a collision on Lilly Road and Houston Drive at about 5 p.m. May 3. He was taken to the hospital for treatment of his injuries and a blood draw, and was taken to jail once he was medically cleared.

Vandalism

10A male wearing a gray, hooded sweatshirt punctured all four tires and damaged the windshield of a 2002 Dodge Dakota pickup truck parked at Scan-Pac Manufacturing, N84 W13510 Leon Road, at about 1 a.m. May 2. The truck owner told police he believed a recently fired employee damaged his truck out of revenge, and police are investigating.

Other

11A drunken 27-year-old man who got loud and obnoxious with employees at the Radisson Bar and Grill, N88 W14750 Main St., was taken into custody and cited for disorderly conduct for refusing to leave the bar and go back to his room at about 12:40 a.m. April 30.

12Police pursued a vehicle that refused to pull over for a traffic stop in the W13400 block of Lund Lane at about 8 p.m. May 3. Officers stopped chasing the vehicle at Good Hope Road and 91st Street in Milwaukee due to the high speeds and reckless driving.

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