VILLAGE OF HARTLAND
Employees of Walgreen's, 423 Merton Ave., called police April 13 to report a man had stolen two containers of Tropicana orange juice. The man was upset because he couldn't immediately use the Western Union service. Officers reached the man by phone, who said he made a mistake and would return to the store to pay. Police agreed not to cite the man if he paid for the juice.
Police were called to the 300 block of Lakeview Drive at about 12:30 p.m. April 12 for a report of disorderly conduct. Officers talked with a woman, who said her boyfriend had destroyed their apartment by breaking doors, shelves and other items. Officers brought in the boyfriend, who was expected to be charged with disorderly conduct. Charges have not yet been filed.
Police were called to Piggly Wiggly, 505 Cottonwood Ave., on April 14 for a report of an employee who had stolen from the store. Officers arrested the 20-year-old employee, who admitted to stealing cash on two separate occasions from the cash register while she was working at the store.
Officers were called to the 1200 block of Mary Hill Circle for a report of a possible burglary on April 16. The residents said they returned home to find the back door open and a TV on in a bedroom. Nothing appeared to be missing.
Police were called to Polar Express Heating, 530 Norton Drive, at about 2:45 p.m. April 17 for a report of theft. The owner told officers that someone stole three scrap air-conditioning coils from her property at 9:49 p.m. the day before. On April 18, the owner called again to say another theft had taken place. This time, the thief took three air-conditioning compressors. The owner provided police with surveillance video of the thefts. Officers were investigating.
VILLAGE OF PEWAUKEE
The general manager at McDonald's, 1383 Capitol Drive, called police at about 3 p.m. April 14 to report an employee had stolen $156 from the store's safe. The employee returned the money, and the manager did not want to press charges. The employee was fired and not allowed back on the property.
Police arrested Xazavier Harrell, 18, at about 12:50 p.m. April 7 after he was allegedly disruptive in class at Waukesha County Technical College, 892 Main Street. An instructor said Harrell refused to leave the room and threatened to fight the police. He was charged in Waukesha County Circuit Court with disorderly conduct and resisting an officer, both misdemeanors.
Officers arrested two girls at Walmart, 411 Pewaukee Rd., at about 4:15 p.m. April 18 on suspicion of vandalism and theft. Employees at the store called police to report the two girls, who staff said had caused damage in the crafts section of the store. Officers found the two near the store and discovered they had stolen items from the store. The two are also thought to have been involved in an arson case at Kiwanis Village Park.