Mequon/Thiensville police report for April 3

April 3, 2014



· A 40-year-old Milwaukee man was arrested for theft, bail jumping and resistance/obstruction after taking items, value not listed, from Men's Wearhouse, 10984 N. Port Washington Road, at 5 p.m. March 20. The man left in a car but an employee got the plate number and the man was arrested at his Milwaukee residence.

· About 400 feet of copper wire belonging to the telephone company was taken from N. Port Washington and W. Bonniwell roads between 10 a.m. March 26 and 2:20 p.m. March 27. The wire was identified as being very thick and a lift truck would have been needed to remove it.


· A 60-year-old Glendale woman was arrested for drunken driving, with three prior convictions, after an employee alerted police that a customer appeared intoxicated just leaving Kwik Trip, 10360 N. Cedarburg Road, at 9:25 p.m. March 22. The woman's BAC was 0.08 and she was taken for a blood draw.

· A 25-year-old Mequon man was arrested for drunken driving and driving with a revoked license in the 14400 block of I-43 at 1 a.m. March 24. He admitted knowing his license was revoked but said he "was working on it." The man, who smelled of alcohol and had a preliminary BAC of .179, was taken for a blood draw.


· A resident reported being the victim of a fraud after receiving a call from a man with a Jamaican accent saying an arrest warrant would be issued by the IRS if the resident didn't go to Walmart and purchase a $1,878 money gram about 6:30 p.m. March 24 . The resident did that and then received another call saying more money must be sent. This time the resident called police.


No reports available.

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