Nov 6 Resident reported in the 4900 block of Drake Street, Maple Plain a girls pink bike was lying down by the curb of her residence. She did not want someone to take the bike thinking it was set out on the curb as a ‘free’ bike. WHPS officer found the bike had a flat rear tire and set it up against the light pole, away from the driveway.
Nov 6 City of Maple Plain requested enforcing of the no parking zones on Boundary Ave between Hwy 12 and Main Street. Due to two businesses and construction vehicles are using the street; parking violations are occurring in the no parking zones.
Nov 6 A resident in the 5400 block of Pagenkopf Rd, Independence reported a noise the back yard that sounded like a wounded animal or animal in distress. The yard was checked unable to locate any animal or hear the noise.
Nov 7 Employee reported a vehicle in the business back parking lot of 4900 Highway 12, Maple Plain. The vehicle had left before WHPS arrival. The business was searched and there was nothing out of the ordinary.
Nov 8 WHPS responded to a residential fire alarm in the 5500 block of Anderson Estates Rd, Independence. The alarm company canceled response stating the homeowner had burnt toast.
Nov 9 Resident in the 7600 block of County Road 11, Independence reported someone used his identity in Columbus, Ohio.
Nov 9 Someone had dumped personal property into a business dumpster in the 4900 block of Highway 12, Maple Plain. Items in the dumpster had addresses on them. The owner of the garbage was notified and went back and removed all the junk put in the dumpster. They were warned about illegal dumping and will be charged if caught again.
Nov 9 Reported attempted theft in the 5300 block of Highway 12, Maple Plain. Someone tried to steal a truck from a lot by breaking the ignition and a broke a door lock to gain entrance to a vehicle. Approximate loss $500.00.
Nov 9 WHPS responded to the 5300 block of Highway 12, Maple Plain for a female who needed a ride. WHPS officer found the female was intoxicated and was dropped at the hotel to stay, but a room was not available. The female gave a breath sample which resulted in .21% breath alcohol concentration. A ride and a place to stay were found and she was transported to Long Lake.
Nov 9 WHPS responded to Vinland Center at 3675 Ihduhapi Trail, Independence for a female that drank hair spray. The female was uncooperative with police and ambulance paramedics. A breath sample was given which resulted in .18% breath alcohol concentration. She then decided to go willingly to the hospital and was transported to the hospital by ambulance.
Nov 9 WHPS responded to the 1800 block of Newport Street, Maple Plain for a welfare check for an intoxicated female. The daughter reported her mother was drinking and stumbling around the apartment. The mother provided a breath sample which resulted in .21% breath alcohol concentration. The mother agreed to stop drinking and go to bed. An aunt picked up the children and took them to her house.
Nov 9 WHPS responded to the 5200 block of Manchester Drive, Maple Plain for a loud music that was no longer being played but the people inside were still talking loudly. No contact was made as occupants inside were talking in a regular tone of voice and the music was low.
Felony Warrant Arrest
Nov 10 WHPS responded to Vinland Center at 3675 Ihduhapi Trail, Independence for a female who had a probation violation warrant out of Anoka County. Contact was made with the female and she was transported to Hennepin County Jail.
Theft of Signs
Nov 10 Temporary road signs were stolen from the intersection of Nelson Road and Kutz Crossing in Independence. The case is under investigation.
Nov 11 WHPS responded to the 1000 block of Budd Avenue, Maple Plain for a possible overdose of drugs. It was unknown what was taken and the female was transported to the hospital by ambulance.
Nov 11 WHPS responded to Vinland Center at 3675 Ihduhapi Trail, Independence for a male who had a felony parole violation warrant out of Anoka County. Contact was made with the male and he was transported to Hennepin County Jail.
Nov 11 A tree had fallen across a power line causing a power outage in the 4900 block of South Lake Shore Drive, Independence. Xcel was contacted and responded to the area to connect the power.
Nov 11 A caller reported in the 1700 block of Co Rd 90, Independence someone was trying to get into a vehicle. WHPS officer made contact with the driver who was manipulating his front vehicle door to get it open. All was ok.
Nov 12 WHPS responded to the 5500 block of Bryant Street, Maple Plain for a male that had fallen. The male had possible head injury and complained of hip and shoulder pain. He was transported to the hospital by ambulance.
School Bus Stop Arm Violation
Nov 12 First Student School Bus Transportation reported in the 4800 block of Main Street E, Maple Plain a female driver drove through the stop arm while kids were getting on the bus. The case is under investigation.
Nov 12 A resident in the 3200 block of Brei Kessel Rd, Independence reported unauthorized use of his credit card.
Nov 12 An American Flag was found in the middle of Highway 12 in Maple Plain. The flag came off the flag pole by the Maple Plain Post Office. The flag was given to MP Public Works to reinstall it.
Nov 12 Someone had dumped oil on a vehicle windshield, hood and rear trunk area in the 5200 block of Bryantwood Drive, Maple Plain. Unknown who would have done it. This case is under investigation.