Police Report: Sept. 4

Sept. 4, 2012


1Two $150 taillights were stolen off a 2009 Ford F250 parked in the used car lot at Hiller Ford, 6455 S., 108th St., between 9 p.m. Aug. 27 and 8 a.m. Aug. 28. The tailgate was stolen off the same vehicle between Aug. 18 and Aug. 20. A special watch was requested.

2Someone attempted to steal a stereo from an unlocked car in the 8000 block of South Mission Drive between 5 p.m. Aug. 24 and 9:30 a.m. Aug. 28. No damage was done to the vehicle.

3A 17-year-old Milwaukee boy was arrested for shoplifting after he was seen leaving with unpaid merchandise at Walmart, 6701 S. 27th St., at 9:15 p.m. Aug. 28.

4A 21-year-old Milwaukee man was arrested for employee theft at Walmart, 6701 S. 27th St., at 1:45 p.m. Aug. 29.

5A resident in the 11100 block of West Church Street reported alcohol and $750 were stolen from his home when his daughter had friends at the house without his permission during the evening hours of Aug. 29.

6A resident reported a checkbook was stolen out of his car outside Rawson Pub, 5621 W. Rawson Ave., at 10 a.m. Sept. 1. The victim told police the theft took place Aug. 21, and between that date and Sept. 1 one check was used to purchase merchandise at a Pick 'n Save.

7A 26-year-old man and a 25-year-old man, both of Franklin, were arrested for forgery shortly after 10 a.m. Sept. 1 after their grandmother reported they stole personal checks from her residence in the 6500 block of South 116th Street. The suspects cashed several checks; police are following up.

8A 19-year-old Milwaukee man was arrested for shoplifting after he was seen concealing merchandise at Walmart, 6701 S. 27th St., at 4:50 p.m. Sept. 2.


9A 16-year-old Racine boy was arrested for possession of drug paraphernalia during a traffic stop in the 6500 block of South Lovers Lane Road shortly after 10 p.m. Aug. 31. The 16-year-old boy driving the car was cited for speeding and driving without the headlights on.


10A 35-year-old Franklin man was arrested for drunken driving and cited for an unsafe lane deviation in the 8300 block of South 100th Street at 2:45 a.m. Aug. 31. His blood-alcohol content was 0.18.

11A 41-year-old Milwaukee man was arrested for drunken driving and was cited for running a red light and not having insurance in the 7200 block of South 27th Street at 2:40 a.m. Sept. 1. The driver refused sobriety testing and was taken into custody.


12A 39-year-old Franklin woman was taken to the hospital with minor injuries after her van rolled over after being struck by a car that ran a stop sign at Drexel Avenue and 51st Street at 6:40 p.m. Aug. 27. The driver of the striking vehicle, a 21-year-old Milwaukee man, was cited for speeding, failing to yield the right of way, inattentive driving and disregarding a traffic sign. Three juvenile passengers in his car were treated on the scene for minor bumps and abrasions.


13A 29-year-old Milwaukee man was arrested for a restraining order violation at Kentucky Fried Chicken, 6311 S. 27th St., at 7:40 p.m. Aug. 29. An employee at the restaurant had a temporary restraining order against the man.

14A 46-year-old man was arrested for obstructing an investigation after he falsely reported pain medications had been stolen from his room at the Sunrise Motel, 9347 S. 27th St., at 10:50 p.m. Aug. 30. During police questioning, he admitted his wife had thrown the medications away earlier that day.

15A 19-year-old Milwaukee man was arrested for a probation violation and cited for disorderly conduct and underage drinking after he became intoxicated and pushed a man during an argument in the 3600 block of West College Avenue shortly before 1 a.m. Sept. 3. The victim had been trying to intervene in a fight.

Franklin police responded to three domestic violence calls and assisted with two rescue calls and one fire call between Aug. 28 and Sept. 2.


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