1A $20,000 wood chipper, a $6,000 12x8 trailer, a $600 canoe and an $800 expandable plank were reported stolen from various businesses at 9900 N. Granville Road, on Aug. 24 or 25.
2A loaded .45 caliber handgun, ammunition, a gold chain valued at $4,855 and a wallet and contents including credit cards were reported taken from an unlocked car in a driveway in the 11100 block of North Whilton Road on Aug. 31. Before the theft was reported, stolen cards were used for more than $2,000 at a number of stores, including Champs and Kid’s Foot Locker, from Aug. 28 to 30.
3Three unlocked cars were entered and items taken in the 8600 block of West Sunnyvale Road, the 11200 block of North Solar Avenue and the 11400 block of North Glenwood Drive on Aug. 28 or 29. Items taken included an $800 Acer laptop, a pair of $100 Ray Ban sunglasses, a wallet and purse with $175 cash, gift cards and credit cards, which were used in Glendale.
4A 48-year-old Appleton man was cited for theft and a warrant after taking items valued at more than $160, including a hat and t-shirts that he stuffed into his pants, at Marshall’s, 10984 N. Port Washington Road, at 5:15 p.m. Aug. 30. The man, who was recognized as the same person who stole from another Marshall’s, said he intended to sell the items on the street.
5A 30-year-old Belgium man was cited for possession of drug paraphernalia and marijuana, with a prior conviction, after he was found slumped over in his car at North Shore Mobil, 11210 N. Port Washington Road, at 3:24 a.m. Sept. 1. An employee said he’d been there for about an hour and police had to rock his truck in order to awaken him. The man had 0.4 grams of marijuana and a grinder and pipe with residue.
6Three 18-year-old men of Des Plaines and Harvard, Illinois, were cited for underage drinking after one became ill and an ambulance was called to Wittenberg Hall at Concordia University, 12800 N. Lake Shore Drive, at 1:54 a.m. Aug. 29. The men had BACs of 0.03, 0.13 and 0.16.
No reports received.