1 A DeWalt compound mitre saw, valued at $600, was stolen from a home under construction in the 4700 block of West Oakwood Road between 3 p.m. April 13 and 7 a.m. April 14. A window wass broken for entry.
2 A jewelry box containing several pieces of jewelry was stolen from a locked residence in the 10500 block of Beacon Hill Court between 4 and 7 p.m. April 16. A rear door was forced open. A witness observed two unidentified males at the front door at about 5:30 p.m.
3 A safe containing about $1,100 was stolen from a locked office at Sacred Heart at Monestary Lake Senior Living, 7350 S. Lovers Lane Road, between the evening of April 16 and 7:45 a.m. April 17.
4 A 30-year-old Kenosha man was arrested for theft at 9:50 a.m. April 14 after he stole a total of $150 worth of gasoline during three separate gas drive-offs at Kwik Trip, 10750 W. Speedway Drive.
5 A 30-year-old Milwaukee woman was arrested for shoplifting after she concealed $169 worth of merchandise in plastic bags and attempted to leave without paying at Walmart, 6701 S. 27th St., at about 11 a.m. April 14.
6 A 44-year-old woman was arrested for shoplifting at Walmart, 6701 S. 27th St., at about 8:40 a.m. April 15. Employees saw her placing $248 worth of merchandise inside her purse and cart while she was inside the store for over three hours, and then caught her trying to leave.
7 An unidentified man shoplifted a 40-inch LED TV, valued at $350, at Target, 7800 S. Lovers Lane Road, at about 9 a.m. April 15. The suspect — described as black, 5 feet 10 inches, in his 30s with scruffy facial hair and wearing a blue baseball cap with a "T" on it and a red jacket — exited through the "in" door and set off a security tower alarm before fleeing in a black Volkswagen Jetta.
8 An employee reported an unidentified person driving a gold Pontiac Grand Am stole a TV set from a room at Embassy Motel, 8253 S. 27th St., at 12:15 p.m. April 15.
9 A 21-year-old woman was cited for disorderly conduct at about 4:20 p.m. April 15 after a dispute about damage to a room at the Embassy Motel, 8253 S. 27th St. The woman had called the motel's owner because she left her ID inside a room. When the owner told the woman the ID wouldn't be retured until the room's registered guest paid for damage done to a TV set, she reportedly said "I'll make sure your motel gets shot up."
10 A man shoplifted an air nailer, valued at $399, at Menards, 10925 W. Speedway Drive, on April 15. The same suspect was arrested for shoplifting at the Waukesha Menards on April 16.
11 A 37-year-old man was arrested for shoplifting (fourth offense) and trespassing, and was taken into custody for a parole violation, after he was seen concealing underwear in an empty bag and left without paying at Walmart, 6701 S. 27th St., at about 4 p.m. April 16. The suspect got on a Milwaukee County Transit Bus traveling northbound on South 27th Street and was taken into custody at a Shell Gas Station on South 27th and Ramsey.
12 An 18-year-old woman and a 17-year-old boy were arrested for shoplifting after they attempted to flee with a cart filled with unpaid groceries at Pick 'n Save, 7201 S. 76th St., at about 4:30 p.m. April 16.
13 A male suspect shoplifted seven golf clubs, valued at $900, at Dunham's Sports, 6525 S. 27th St., at about 5:35 p.m. April 16. The suspect, who ran through the parking lot and got into a gold or tan-colored, four-door vehicle, was described as white, with a slim build and wearing a gray hoodie or jacket and blue jeans. A security employee told police the same suspect and vehicle was involved in a shoplifting attempt of golf clubs at the West Allis store April 15, and the same vehicle was involved in a retail theft incident in Brookfield.
14 A video game system and one game, together valued at $450, were stolen from a home resident in the 9300 block of South 27th Street between 11:30 p.m. April 16 and 1:30 a.m. April 17. The resident identified a possible suspect.
15 A 30-year-old Milwaukee man was arrested for shoplifting clothing and two pairs of sunglasses at Walmart, 6701 S. 27th St., at 1:35 p.m. April 17.
16 A 41-year-old Greenfield man was arrested for shoplifting a $49 electronic dog collar at Menards, 10925 W. Speedway Drive, at about 12:45 p.m. April 18.
17 An 18-year-old man was arrested for shoplifting trading cards and obstructing an officer at Walmart, 6701 S. 27th St., at about 9 p.m. April 18.
18 A 23-year-old Milwaukee man was arrested for possession of marijuana at Walmart, 6701 S. 27th St., at about 2:15 a.m. April 19.
19 A 21-year-old Racine man was arrested for drunken driving at Bootz Saloon, 8950 S. 27th St., at about 1 a.m. April 19. A preliminary breath test indicated a blood alcohol content of 0.13.
20 A resident in the 10700 block of South 92nd Street reported she found horse dung on her driveway at 1:45 p.m. April 16. She stated she cleaned up the mess and also requested extra police patrol for loose horses in the area.
21 A 45-year-old man was arrested after a woman flagged down a Franklin police officer at the Pick 'n Save on South 27th Street and stated a man just assaulted her, took her purse, and fled in a silver Chevy Cavalier at about 7:50 p.m. April 18. The officer located the vehicle on South 27th Street and West College Avenue. The driver failed to stop, resulting in a five-mile pursuit before the suspect was caught and taken into custody. He was booked, cited and turned over to Oak Creek police for the assault and robbery in their city.
· Fifteen Franklin residents reported an unknown subject used their identity and Social Security number to file fraudulent 2013 tax returns between April 14 and April 21.
· Franklin police responded to one domestic violence call between April 14 and April 21.
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