Police Report: May 14

May 14, 2013


· A Jamis hybrid bicycle was taken from a garage in the 5000 block of South 60th Street sometime between March 1 and 6 p.m. May 6.

· A tablet computer was taken from an apartment in the 7100 block of West Forest Home Avenue on May 5.


· Greenfield police recovered a stolen vehicle in an alley near 46th Street and Layton Avenue at about 1 a.m. May 6. The driver, who allegedly stole the vehicle in Wauwatosa, was arrested in the 4900 block of South 46th Street after he fled the car on foot. He was taken into custody and transported to the county jail.

· A woman and another person were arrested for shoplifting an undisclosed amount of merchandise at Target, 4777 S. 27th St., at noon May 6.

· Three females attempted to shoplift a cart full of clothing and jewelry at Walmart, 10600 W. Layton Ave., at about 10 p.m. May 6. They fled in a brown sedan.

· An unidentified man was seen stealing mail out of a mailbox in the 3600 block of West Wanda Avenue at about 9:30 a.m. May 7. The homeowner observed a newer silver or gray vehicle with a male passenger pull up next to her mailbox and remove a bill.

· A woman reported at 10:10 a.m. May 7 that her son's cellphone was stolen while he was at a track meet at Greenfield High School, 4800 S. 60th St., a week ago and it has not been returned. Police are following up with a possible suspect.

· A man was arrested for theft and operating after revocation after police found stolen items in his vehicle during a traffic stop in the 9000 block of West Forest Home at 7:45 p.m. May 7.

· A man was arrested for shoplifting merchandise at Best Buy, 4610 S. 76th St., at 7:45 p.m. May 7.

· A purse was taken from a vehicle in the 3500 block of South 116th Street prior to 10:50 a.m. May 8.

· Items were taken out of a car at Southwest YMCA, 11311 W. Howard Ave., prior to 11:20 a.m. May 8.

· Tools were taken from a toolbox in the 5400 block of West Forest Home Avenue between noon and 1:30 p.m. May 9.

· An employee was arrested for theft at Walmart, 10600 W. Layton Ave., at about 2 p.m. May 9.

· A man was arrested for shoplifting after he was seen concealing merchandise at Walgreens, 4296 S. 76th St., at about 3 a.m. May 10. The man was also a suspect in two previous shoplifting incidents at the store.

· A woman was arrested for shoplifting $208 worth of merchandise at Target, 4777 S. 27th St., at 11:05 a.m. May 10.

· A woman was arrested for forgery after she attempted to cash a fraudulent check at Guaranty Bank, 4661 S. 27th St., at 11:35 a.m. May 11.

· A 17-year-old girl and two 16-year-old boys were arrested for shoplifting after an employee saw them concealing items at Kmart, 4601 S. 27th St., at 5:10 p.m. May 11.

· The hood, headlights and grill were removed from a vehicle parked in the car lot at Honda City, 3450 S. 108th St., at 2:15 p.m. May 12.

· A cellphone and wallet were taken from a locker at the Wisconsin Athletic Club, 5020 S. 110th St., prior to 7 p.m. May 12. A credit card in the wallet was subsequently used to purchase merchandise at Target in West Allis.


· A person was arrested for possession of drug paraphernalia and bail jumping after the suspect threatened family members at a residence in the 5100 block of South 46th Street at about 8 p.m. May 6.

· A person was arrested for possession of drug paraphernalia and obstructing police after the suspect used an alias during a traffic stop in the 4200 block of South 27th Street at 1:40 p.m. May 9. A second person in the vehicle was also arrested for possession of drug paraphernalia.

· An officer checking out a parked, occupied vehicle on Crandon Place and Forest Home Avenue arrested one person for possession of marijuana and arrested a second person for possession of drug paraphernalia and carrying a concealed weapon (a BB gun) at 1:45 a.m. May 12.

· A 40-year-old woman was caught using heroin in her room Kindred Hospital, 5017 S. 110th St., after at 8:45 p.m. May 12.


· A man was arrested for drunken driving (second offense) after his motorcycle struck a tree in the 4400 block of South 43rd Street at 4:10 a.m. May 6. The man had been fleeing from police pursuit when he crashed. He refused medical transport and was booked, cited and released. His blood alcohol content was unavailable.


· A window on a vehicle was broken during an apparent theft in the 10700 block of West Cold Spring Road between 7 p.m. and 9 p.m. May 7.

· Graffiti was discovered on the bridge and path at the Oak Leaf Trail just north of West Layton Avenue at about 4:30 p.m. May 8.

· An apartment was vandalized in the 7100 block of West Cold Spring Road prior to 7:50 p.m. May 9. Towels were stuffed into a sink with the water left running, and the overflow caused some damage. A suspect has been identified.


· A man was arrested for being a felon in possession of a firearm in the 4400 block of South 51st Street at about 7 a.m. May 7.

· A man was arrested for disorderly conduct after he made threats towards employees at Verizon, 4965 S. 76th St., at about 4 p.m. May 7.

· A staff member at Kindred Transitional Care and Rehab, 5700 W. Layton Ave., called police after two patients began arguing at dinner and one of them threw a sandwich at 7:40 p.m. May 8.

· A waitress called police after a man began masturbating outside the front window at George Webb Restaurant, 4845 W. Forest Home Ave., at 2 a.m. May 9. The man, wearing a black hooded sweatshirt that covered his face, was last seen walking towards the back of the building.

· A shoplifting suspect and a T-Mobile employee ran into F&F tire, 4848 S. 76th St., and began fighting at about 3:35 p.m. May 9. A stolen cellphone was recovered at the scene. The suspect, described as black, 6 feet tall, weighing 150 pounds and wearing a blue-and-white striped shirt, was last seen running towards Southridge.

· A counterfeit $10 bill was passed at Cousins, 6201 S. 27th St., between 2 p.m. and 7 p.m. May 11.

· The monitor for the store security cameras was reported stolen at Loomis Food & Beverage, 4415 W. Loomis Road, at 11:15 a.m. May 12.

· A man drove his Toyota Camry onto a lawn and struck a tree in the 3400 block of South 44th Street, then continued into a neighboring yard before stopping in the street at 6 p.m. May 12. He was taken to the Greenfield Police Station, where he was issued several traffic citations and released.

· Greenfield police responded to two domestic violence calls and assisted with three rescue calls between May 6 and May 12.

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