Someone stole a chainsaw and a snowblower from a garage in the 100 block of North Ridgeland Avenue between 9:30 a.m. and 12:30 p.m. Jan. 6. The total estimated loss is $350, police said.
A small child called 911 and asked dispatchers to kill his sibling and take her to jail around 7 p.m. Dec. 20. Police advised the kids playing on the phone of the dangers of calling 911 without a real emergency.
A woman in the 900 block of South 8th Avenue reported someone put superglue in the keyholes of her car around 3:40 p.m. Dec. 29.
A woman reported a man approached her 11-year-old daughter near Chase bank on Burlington Avenue and asked her “a bunch of weird questions" on Dec. 22.
Police said the man approached the girl and asked her why she was staring at him, whether she was familiar with the area and where Stone Avenue station was. He did not touch her or ask her to go with him, and no criminal activity occurred, police said.FOREST PARK