During the week of Oct. 21-27, the Belle Plaine Police Department responded to the following selected calls:
Monday, October 21
At 3:03 a.m., officers assisted the Scott County Sheriff’s Office in attempting to locate a vehicle that fled from them on the 100 block of Court Street East. The registered owner had a Belle Plaine address; the officer arrived and spoke with the subject.
At 3:42 a.m., officers assisted the Brooklyn Park Police Department in contacting the owner of a trailer that is registered to an address on the 800 block of Chestnut Street South in Belle Plaine. Police left a message for the owner and advised them to contact the Brooklyn Park Police Department.
At 5:57 a.m., police responded to a medical call on the 500 block of Farmers Place in which a female was taken to the hospital by ambulance.
At 7:53 a.m., police responded to a report of a young boy asking gas station customers for cigarettes for his mom, who was in a vehicle nearby on the 100 block of Aspen Lane North. An officer arrived and located the vehicle; the parents admitted to asking to buy single cigarettes from people, but they denied their child had any part of it.
At 12:50 p.m., a female came to the police department to get assistance with a child custody issue. An officer spoke with all parties and cleared up the confusion.
Tuesday, October 22
At 8:43 a.m., public works asked police to assist with a power line pole that snapped due to high winds near Park Street West and Market Street South. The Belle Plaine Fire Department also responded and stood by until the power company arrived. The road was blocked off until it was fixed.
At 9:17 a.m., police were called to the 300 block of Walnut Street South after a reporting person reported that her father left with her car and some cash. Police determined the father’s name was on the vehicle title and the dispute was civil, not criminal.
At 10:14 a.m., officers were called for a child out of control on the 1000 block of Church Street West. Police arrived and calmed him down. At 3:20 p.m., police were called back to the home because kids were fighting again. Officers calmed the situation again and stayed on site until social services arrived to assist the family.
At 10:34 a.m., officers were asked to check the high school for a student and make contact for the Shakopee Police Department. Police determined the student no longer attends school or lives in Belle Plaine.
Wednesday, October 23
At 7:11 a.m., officers were called to the 1000 block of Church Street West to look for a son that had run away because he was upset. He was located by the mother and was safe when officers arrived.
At 2:06 p.m., officers were called to the 200 block of Market Street South for a disruptive student at the high school. Upon arrival, the student was cooperative with officers. Teachers and students were advised on possible solutions to prevent future issues.
At 4:22 p.m., officers were asked to talk to the reporting person’s teenage daughter on the 400 block of State Street East regarding some choices she is making. Officers talked to her about some of the possible consequences should the daughter continue down this path.
At 5:03 p.m., police responded to a medical call on the 1100 block of State Street West in which a female was taken to the hospital by ambulance.
At 5:37 p.m., police took a credit card fraud report at the police station. The reporting person had unauthorized charges on her card for $99. The matter is under investigation.
Thursday, October 24
At 8:29 p.m., a reporting person called because her car was found with the door open and frosty in the morning. Nothing was found to be taken, but extra patrol was requested.
At 10:30 a.m., police responded to a medical call on the 1000 block of Orchard Street East in which a female was taken to the hospital by ambulance.
At 6:18 p.m., police responded to a medical call on the 800 block of Main Street West in which a female was taken to the hospital by ambulance.
At 6:29 p.m., police responded to the 1000 block of Church Street West because the reporting person’s son ran away after an argument. He had returned home and calmed down upon the officer’s arrival.
Friday, October 25
At 3:27 p.m., an officer observed a vehicle traveling over the speed limit near Commerce Drive East and Chestnut Street South. The officer detected an odor of marijuana coming from the vehicle upon stopping it. The female driver, 23, of Minneapolis, admitted to having drugs and paraphernalia in the car and turned them over to the officer. She was cited for possession of a small amount of marijuana and paraphernalia.
Saturday, October 26
At 3:29 a.m., an officer assisted a Jordan officer with a drug evaluation on a possible DWI suspect.
At 7:41 a.m., an officer assisted the Scott County Sheriff’s Office with an injured deer in the roadway near Highway 169 and 250th Street.
At 7:49 p.m., an officer observed a male staggering down the street near Park Street East and Cedar Street South. It was determined that he was intoxicated, and he was given a ride home. He was advised that if it happened again, he would be taken to detox.
At 9:18 p.m., an officer stopped a vehicle for traveling 44 mph in a 30 zone near Walnut Street North and Forest Street East. The officer found the female driver, 29, from Chaska, to be intoxicated. After investigation, she was arrested and jailed for second-degree DWI and speed. Her truck was forfeited due to the level of her charges. At 10:49 p.m., The Belle Plaine Fire Department was paged out to assist officers on a medical call while they were still processing the DWI.
Sunday, October 27
At 1:08 a.m., an officer observed a male outside with liquor in hand on the 100 block of Meridian Street North. The male, 42, from Belle Plaine, was cited for liquor in public places.
At 1:13 a.m., an officer observed a female outside with liquor in hand. The female, 35, from Belle Plaine, was cited for liquor in public places.
At 2:52 a.m., an officer was stopped by a delivery driver and advised about two males walking around Coborn’s after it closed. The males were located by the officer and were found to be intoxicated but in control of themselves on their way home.
At 10:35 a.m., an officer was called to check on a barefoot female walking on the road holding a baby on the 100 block of Commerce Drive West. She was located and said she left her shoes in her boyfriend’s car and had a bad migraine and wanted to go to the clinic. She didn’t realize it would be closed, so she was going home. The baby appeared to be in good health. Both were given a ride home after she declined an ambulance.
At 11:53 a.m., an officer stopped a vehicle after seeing the male driver, 53, from Beardsley, talking on his cell phone while driving. He was also found to be cancelled, inimical to public safety. He was cited for these two violations and no proof of insurance and was jailed for two outstanding Scott County warrants.
At 3:27 p.m., an officer took a theft of a package report on the 1200 block of Orchard Street East. The reporting person had a delivery stolen from her front steps. The victim did not want an investigation and just wanted police to be made aware in case of other thefts.
At 8:48 p.m., an officer was called to the 1000 block of Enterprise Drive East to document a verbal altercation between a customer and an employee, in case of future issues.
At 10:42 p.m., police responded to a medical call on the 900 block of Elm Street South in which a juvenile female was taken to the hospital by ambulance.