1A 2010 Dodge Challenger was taken from a driveway in the 6100 block of West County Line Road between 8 a.m. and 2:40 p.m. Feb. 11. The owner reported the theft after he got a call saying his car had been in a hit-and-run at North 26th Street and St. Paul Avenue, Milwaukee, about 2:30 p.m. The car was recovered Feb. 14 in Brown Deer.
2A 34-year-old Milwaukee man was cited for possession of narcotic drugs, controlled substances and drug paraphernalia, unsafe lane deviation, defective brake lights and resisting an officer in the 1300 block of West River Forest Drive at 11 p.m. Feb. 12. Needles, some used, were in plain sight in the car. The man also had alcohol pads, 0.8 grams of heroin and various narcotic pills, including Alprazolam and Adderall.
3A 62-year-old Thiensville man was cited for his third OWI and for following too close after rear-ending a car in the 14000 block of North Cedarburg Road at 5:51 p.m. Feb. 10. The man, who said he had “two shots of schnapps,” had a preliminary BAC of 0.11 and was taken for a blood draw. No injuries were reported.
4A burning car was reported in the 13800 block of North Green Bay Road at 5:04 p.m. Feb. 10. Witnesses reported they heard a large boom and saw a man walk away from the car, now burning, carrying two items described as delivery bags or pails. Police located the car’s owner and were told the car had been stolen about noon from South Ninth Street and Arthur Avenue but he hadn’t reported it yet.
5A 22-year-old Milwaukee man was cited for driving a stolen car, suspended license, fleeing police, resisting arrest, receiving stolen property and two warrants after he crashed a car after stop sticks were used at West Freistadt and Wauwatosa roads at 1:01 a.m. Feb. 11. The man ran from the car by climbing out a rear window but was located and taken into custody. The car had been stolen after it was advertised for sale on Craigslist. The suspect said he wanted to take a test drive and as the owner was getting into the car, the suspect drove away.
No reports received.