Police Report: May 8

May 8, 2012

Wauwatosa Police Report


1A man was the victim of a strong-armed robbery and punched in the face twice at 9:39 a.m. May 7 in the Tri City National Bank parking lot, 10859 W. Bluemound Road. Nothing was taken and the suspect fled after a struggle.


2Golf clubs valued at $1,300 were taken from a locked storage unit between November 2011 and May 4 in the 2500 block of North 124th Street.

3Luggage and miscellaneous items valued at $1,950 were taken from an unlocked storage locker in the 11100 block of West Meinecke Avenue between noon May 1 and 3:30 p.m. May 4.

4An unknown suspect entered an unlocked side door of a garage and an unlocked vehicle in the garage between 7:45 p.m. May 1 and 6:15 a.m. May 2 in the 2600 block of North 71st Street. Nothing was reported missing or damaged.

5An unknown suspect entered an unlocked garage and stole an iPod and accessories valued at $75 from a vehicle parked inside the garage between 9:45 p.m. May 1 and 5:45 a.m. May 2 in the 1400 block of Saint Charles Street.

6Electronic items valued at $1,800 were taken from a residence between 8 a.m. and 5 p.m. May 4 in the 4700 block of North 108th Street. The back door was kicked in and there are no suspects.


7A woman's debit card was fraudulently used at Best Buy, 2201 N. Mayfair Road, and $400 worth of purchases were made sometime during the day March 22. The woman lost her debit card on March 17 in Brookfield.

8An iPod Touch valued at $240 was taken from a student's purse between 10 and 11:15 a.m. April 30 from Wauwatosa East High School, 7500 Milwaukee Ave.

9A pair of sunglasses valued at $140 was taken by an unknown black male at 8:04 p.m. April 30 at Solstice at Mayfair, 2500 N. Mayfair Road.

10A laptop computer valued between $1,000 and $1,500 was taken from an unlocked vehicle parked in a driveway in the 7200 block of Milwaukee Avenue between 10:30 p.m. May 1 and 6:30 a.m. May 2.

11A boy was arrested at 3:30 p.m. May 2 at Mayfair after he took two pairs of sunglasses and a pair of shoes valued at $245 from Boston Store.

12A briefcase valued at $100 was taken from a vehicle between 3:10 a.m. and 4:50 a.m. May 3 in the 8700 block of Watertown Plank Road. The vehicle's window was smashed resulting in estimated damages of $350.

13Electronics valued at $1,800 were taken from a vehicle between 3:30 and 5:05 a.m. May 3 at Anytime Fitness, 8901 W. North Ave. A window was smashed.

14A woman's purse valued at $120 was taken from a vehicle between 8:26 and 8:35 a.m. May 4 at Our Redeemer Church, 10025 W. North Ave. The vehicle's window was smashed causing $550 in damages.

15An iPad valued at $600 was taken from a locked vehicle between 1:56 and 8:54 p.m. May 4 in the 2700 block of North Mayfair Road. The window was smashed causing an estimated $100 in damage. The iPad was recovered in a traffic stop.

16An unlocked bicycle valued at $150 was taken between 3 and 5 p.m. May 5 while it was parked behind UPS, 6650 W. State St.

Wauwatosa Police Department responded to six thefts of items valued at less than $100 in the past week.


17A 23-year-old Milwaukee man was arrested for possession of 3.38 grams of marijuana and receiving stolen property and a 24-year-old Milwaukee man was arrested for receiving stolen property and operating a vehicle with a revoked license at 8:48 p.m. May 4 during a traffic stop in the 1200 block of North Mayfair Road. The men were pulled over after an officer ran the license plates and did not find a match in the system. Officers found marijuana on the 23-year-old. Inside the vehicle, officers found an iPad, a woman's wallet and electrician tools. The owner of the iPad was contacted, who said it was taken from her vehicle without consent. A man also identified the tools as being his and were taken without his consent.

18A 24-year-old Milwaukee woman was arrested for possession of marijuana in the amounts of a 0.532 grams found in a blunt and 7.580 grams during a traffic stop at 5:28 p.m. May 6 at Burleigh Street at Menomonee River Parkway. The woman was pulled over for traveling 15 miles over the speed limit. Officers detected an odor of marijuana and they discovered the substance after getting permission to search the vehicle.


19A 31-year-old Milwaukee man was arrested for second offense drunken driving at 2:28 p.m. May 6 in the 2300 block of North Mayfair Road after an officer saw the vehicle swerve multiple times, crossing the dividing line. His blood alcohol content was 0.22.


20Two Milwaukee men, one 23 and one 29, were taken to Froedtert Hospital after a two-car accident that occurred at 5:07 p.m. May 2 on Harwood and Harmonee avenues. Both men complained of head, back and back pain. The men in the vehicle were rear-ended by a 51-year-old Wauwatosa man, who was cited for following too closely. The injured driver was cited for operating a vehicle after suspension, for no registration of an automobile and for operating a motor vehicle without insurance. The damage to the vehicle was consistent with a 5 mph impact.


21The window of a vehicle was smashed between 4 and 5:08 a.m. May 3 at the Wisconsin Athletic Club, 8700 Watertown Plank Road. Nothing was reported taken from the vehicle.


22Two Milwaukee women, ages 25 and 24, were arrested for disorderly conduct at 5:41 p.m. May 2 in the parking lot at Mayfair after the 24-year-old threw a water bottle at a woman's vehicle because the woman did not move her car from a parking space. After the woman in the vehicle went to Applebees to call mall security, the two Milwaukee women were in the restaurant and followed her back outside. They began to yell profanities at her. When police handcuffed the 25-year-old woman, she became uncooperative while they were being taken to the mall's booking room.

23Three boys were arrested for underage drinking at 10:53 p.m. May 5 in the 1100 block of Honeycreek Parkway.

24A 43-year-old Milwaukee woman was arrested for three forgeries at 11:50 a.m. May 6 in the 1000 block of North 46th Street. A victim reported that money was missing from his account. US Bank, 6950 W. State St., checked his history and two checks were processed that he did not write totaling $200. Employees were told to watch for specific bank numbers. When a woman walked in to cash a $100 check using one of the numbers, a bank supervisor was notified. The bank provided police with the woman's address and she was arrested.

25A 17-year-old juvenile and an 18-year-old Milwaukee woman were arrested for trespassing at 2:23 p.m. May 7 at Mayfair. They were previously banned from the mall.

Wauwatosa Police Department responded to three domestic violence incidents in the past week.


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