Missing Predatory Offender, Teenage Bicyclist Injured in Hit and Run: West Metro Crime Report
A wrap-up of police, fire and court incidents in the west metro for the week of Sept. 8-15, 2012, including a businessman sentenced for failing to pay taxes.
The following is a collection of articles that recently appeared on Patch sites in Edina, Golden Valley, Hopkins, Lake Minnetonka, Minnetonka, Maple Grove, Plymouth, Richfield, Southwest Minneapolis, St. Louis Park and St. Michael. Click on the headline to read the full story.
The arrest last week marks the sixth arrest for Jeffery Logeais.
Pedro Chavez Jumping Eagle was convicted of first-degree criminal sexual conduct in 1993. He was missing when police checked his home in July.
Police say they found a loaded .38-caliber revolver in Dashawn Jermaine Jackson's pocket when they arrested him in Minneapolis.
Police say Cornell Derrick Waters had a blood-alcohol content of .22 percent when he punched, bit and strangled the woman.
Minnetonka businessman Stephen Paul Clough was sentenced Monday for his actions as owner of Gamma Vacuum in Shakopee.
An Orono police officer pulled into the police squad lot early Friday morning and found two squad cars fully engulfed in flames.
The latest Plymouth Police report shows several violations by juveniles including a weapon's offense.
Collision happened early last week.
Up to $1,000 is available for information that leads to the arrest of any of the suspects.
There were also several burglaries reported in the first week of September 2012.
Hennepin County released a statement Wednesday regarding two men who were arrested after attempting to steal copper from a Rogers business.
Patch looks into the oversight that 37-year-old Pedro Chavez Jumping Eagle had before he disappeared.
Police still searching for victim.
Police also put out a small vehicle fire at the intersection of Rutledge and Brookside avenues.
Police say Abdul Rahim Trotman grabbed a Richfield officer's firearm and pressed the magazine release button before they were able to restrain him.
Latest Plymouth Police report shows a variety of criminal damages to private property.
Adai Rajihi Williams has been charged with auto theft and fleeing police in a motor vehicle.
A look at the recent arrests made by the Golden Valley Police Department. This report does not indicate charges or convictions.
Matthew Thomas Rush's whereabouts are currently unknown to probation and his last known residences were found vacant and boarded up.