Germantown Police Reports, July 14, 2016

July 15, 2016


1Police are seeking a man who walked into a residence in the N114 W15500 block of Sylvan Circle, held a man at gunpoint, and stole two handguns, an Xbox, a blanket and a backpack at about 2:35 p.m. July 6. The suspect, who was identified by the caller, fled the area in a silver sedan and was last seen heading south on Pilgrim Road.

2A boy was the victim of an armed robbery on Williams Drive and Pilgrim Road at about 6:05 p.m. July 9. The victim told police teenager got out of the passenger side of a tan, four-door Lexus, pointed a long-barreled revolver at him and stole his wallet and ID. The vehicle was last seen headed south on Pilgrim Road.


3The driver's side mirror and backing plate were reported stolen off a vehicle parked at Walmart, W190 N9855 Appleton Ave., at 1:40 p.m. July 10.


4A 29-year-old man was taken into custody for domestic violence/disorderly conduct and for having a valid warrant with the West Milwaukee police after he physically assaulted a woman in the W162 N11800 block of Park Avenue at about 5:15 p.m. July 4.

Drug possession

5Emergency personnel responded to Walmart, W190 N9855 Appleton Ave., after receiving a report that a man was found passed out/unresponsive inside his parked vehicle at about 9:40 p.m. July 6. After he was pulled out of his vehicle and transported to the hospital for evaluation, he was taken into custody for possession of a controlled substance.


6Emergency personnel responded to a report of a Dumpster fire in a parking lot in the N11 W15300 block of Francese Drive at about 8:25 p.m. July 4. The fire, which was quickly extinguished, was caused by hot coals that had been placed inside the plastic dumpster.

7Germantown fire and police and multiple area fire departments responded to a fire inside the building at West Rock Company, W180 N11900 River Lane, at about 7 p.m. July 8. Police closed off River Lane to traffic for about two hours until the fire was under control. One employee was taken to the hospital for treatment of smoke inhalation.


8Police responded to Speedway, W178 N9653 Riversbend Lane, after a man caused a disturbance inside the business at about 9:35 p.m. July 4.

The man apparently got angry after he was told he could not return a scratch-off lottery ticket, knocked over a "register closed" sign, and told the employee she would lose her job if she didn't return his money. The suspect left before police arrived.

9A girl was cited for underage drinking after she was found drunk and passed out at Firemen's Park, W160 N11836 Crusader Court, at about 9:55 p.m. July 4.

10A 39-year-old woman was taken into custody for possession of a concealed weapon, possession, possession of illegally obtained prescriptions, driving with a revoked license and resisting/obstructing an officer during a traffic stop of Maple Road and Appleton Avenue at about 11:30 a.m. July 5. Police pulled her vehicle over after a caller reported seeing her covering her license plate with a towel in the lot at the Germantown Walmart. A 44-year-old male passenger in her vehicle was also taken into custody for drug possession, obstructing and for having a valid warrant.

11A 48-year-old man was taken into custody for disorderly conduct in the W163 N11500 block of Windsor Court after he allegedly pulled on his neighbor's fence and began screaming at her at about 5:40 p.m. July 6.

12A boy was taken into custody and cited for prowling, resisting arrest and a curfew violation after he was seen crouching behind parked vehicles in an apartment building parking lot in the N111 W15600 block of Vienna Court at about 2 a.m. July 8.

Germantown police assisted the fire department with 29 rescue calls and two fire calls between July 3 and July 10.

Compiled from reports provided by the Germantown Police Department.

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