Editor’s note: Alleged crimes against persons (assault, rape, murder, etc.) feature the + symbol. Note, this compilation of crime reports provides highlights of area criminal activity. It’s not intended to be a comprehensive overview of Southwest crime.
Between 10:30 p.m. on July 8 and 6 a.m. on July 9, Bryant Avenue South and West 43rd Street
A suspect broke the window of a 28-year-old man’s car and stole the GPS unit, which was in the glove compartment.
July 13, 12:20 p.m., 715 W. 37th St.
A suspect tried to enter two apartments in the building, but was gone when police arrived.
Between 7 p.m. on July 8 and 12:30 p.m. on July 9, 5520 Knox Ave. S.
A 33-year-old woman reported to police her car, parked in the driveway, had been stolen.
July 13, between 12:30 p.m. and 5:17 p.m., 3948 1st Ave. S.
An unknown suspect entered a 26-year-old woman’s house and stole electronics. The suspect was gone when police arrived.
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+ July 9, 8:53 p.m., 2801 Girard Ave. S.
A suspect entered a 32-year-old man’s apartment, hit him on the head with a gun and demanded money. The victim jumped out the third-floor window to escape. The suspect was gone when police arrived.
+ July 10, 8:45 p.m., 1104 W. 28th St.
An unknown suspect stabbed a 20-year-old man in the arm.
Between 7:50 p.m. on July 10 and 1 a.m. on July 11, West 29th Street and Emerson Avenue South
An unknown suspect broke the window of a 25-year-old man’s car and stole two laptops from the back seat. Another vehicle parked next to this one was also broken into. See below.
Between 8:30 p.m. on July 10 and 12:55 a.m. on July 11, West 29th Street & Emerson Avenue South
An unknown suspect broke the window of a 27-year-old man’s car and stole two laptops from the back seat.
July 10, between 9:30 a.m. and 9 p.m., 132 W. 35th St.
An unknown suspect entered a 45-year-old woman’s garage and stole her bicycle, estimated at $4,000.
+ July 10, 10:45 p.m., 3415 Nicollet Ave. S.
A suspect pointed a handgun at a 24-year-old woman and demanded money. She emptied her purse and fled.
July 11, 3:45 a.m., 3013 Lyndale Ave. S.
A suspect forced entry through the east garage door of the business Alternative Bike and Board Shop.
July 12, between 5 p.m. and 7:45 p.m., 4649 E. Lake Harriet Pkwy
A 57-year-old woman left her purse underneath a sweatshirt in her locked car while she walked around Lake Harriet. She returned to find the purse missing. The car had no damage and it is unknown how entry was made.
July 7, between 6 p.m. and 8:40 p.m., 2833 Lyndale Ave. S.
An unknown suspect broke the window of a 29-year-old man’s car and stole the car stereo. The car was parked in the basement garage of the apartment building.
+ July 9, 5:16 p.m., East 24th Street & Stevens Avenue South
A 48-year-old man was stabbed by a suspect, who was gone when police arrived.
July 10, between 8 a.m. and 10 a.m., 2519 Lyndale Ave. S.
A 29-year-old man reported to police that he was sleeping when a suspect reached through an open living room window and stole a computer, wallet and cell phone.
+ July 11, 12:40 p.m., 2935 Pleasant Ave. S.
A 36-year-old man was sitting under a tree when three suspects approached him from behind. They struck him in the back of the head, which knocked the man out, and stole items from him.
July 13, between 12 p.m. and 8:20 p.m., 2443 Pillsbury Ave. S.
A suspect broke through the front door of a 26-year-old man’s apartment and stole items.