Crime reports

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.

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EAST HARRIET

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.

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KENNY

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.

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KINGFIELD

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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LOWRY HILL EAST

+ 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.

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LYNDALE

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.

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LYNNHURST

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.

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WHITTIER

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.

Crime reports

Editor’s note: Alleged crimes against persons (assault, murder, etc.) will 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.

EAST ISLES

+ June 24, 5:29 p.m., Hennepin Avenue South and Lagoon Avenue
A suspect robbed a 19-year-old woman at gunpoint and stole her car. The car was stopped by the St. Louis Park Police Department and the suspect was arrested and booked at Hennepin County Jail.

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KINGFIELD

Between 6 p.m. on June 26 and 6 p.m. on June 27, 4342 Stevens Avenue South
A 39-year-old man reported that his bicycle and lawnmower were stolen from his garage.

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LINDEN HILLS

Between 9:30 p.m. on June 24 and 10:15 p.m. on June 25, 4116 Zenith Avenue South
A 44-year-old man reported that his bicycle was stolen from his garage.

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LOWRY HILL EAST

+ June 24, 2:40 a.m., 24th Street West and Aldrich Avenue South
A 34-year-old man was punched and robbed by two unknown suspects.

+ June 25, 7:48 p.m., Franklin Avenue West and Lyndale Avenue South
A suspect assaulted a 25-year-old woman with a knife. He was identified and booked at Hennepin County Jail.

June 25, between 8:30 p.m. and 10 p.m., 1928 Aldrich Avenue South
Unknown suspects entered the home of a 33-year-old man and a 22-year-old woman by cutting the screen and opening the window, then stole items.

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LYNNHURST

June 29, 2:45 a.m., 4758 Lyndale Avenue South
A 51-year-old woman reported that three bicycles were stolen from her garage, which was entered through an open door.

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LYNDALE

Between 4 p.m. June 23 and 1 a.m. June 24, Lake Street West and Garfield Avenue South
The driver’s side window of a 21-year-old woman’s car was broken and the car stereo stolen.

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STEVENS SQUARE

June 24, 2:50 p.m., Franklin Avenue East and 4th Avenue South
Unknown suspects stole a 59-year-old man’s camera from his car while it was parked for 10 minutes.

Between 11:05 p.m. June 23 and 12:05 a.m. June 24, 214 19th Street East
A 34-year-old woman reported that a suspect removed the air conditioner from her window while she was away for an hour, entered her bedroom, stole items and exited through the front door.

+ June 25, 11:30 p.m., 19th Street East and 4th Avenue South
Three unknown suspects robbed a 25-year-old man. The suspects were last seen running west on 18th Street East from 4th Avenue South.

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WHITTIER

Between midnight June 23 and midnight June 24, 2219 Pleasant Avenue South
Unknown suspects broke into a 25-year-old man’s car and stole his CD player, iPod and GPS.

Between 10:30 p.m. June 24 and 8 a.m. June 25, 2525 Harriet Avenue South
Four tires and a car audio system were stolen from a 27-year-old woman’s car, which was parked and locked overnight in her driveway.

June 26, 6:30 a.m., 2848 Pleasant Avenue South
An unknown suspect climbed a fence and stole a dump truck from inside Sabri Properties. The suspect rammed into the front gate to escape.

June 28, 2:47 p.m., 24th Street East and Clinton Avenue South
Suspects stole a 33-year-old woman’s purse. The suspects were stopped a short distance away and identified by the woman and a witness.

+ June 28, 1:20 a.m., 24th Street West and Blaisdell Avenue South
Unknown suspects robbed a 22-year-old woman at gunpoint.

— Compiled by Elizabeth Sias