Island police blotter
Nov. 19, 100 block of Maple Avenue, disturbance. An officer responded in reference to a disturbance, where he observed a man knocking on the complainant’s door. The officer advised the man to leave the property, and someone escorted the man home.
Nov. 20, South Bay Boulevard and Pine Avenue, information. An officer responded to a call from a restaurant where wires were lying across Pine Avenue. The officer observed a high volume of vehicle and pedestrian traffic and called Florida Power and Light.
Nov. 24, 10005 Gulf Drive, loitering. Someone came to city hall and told city officials that a man was sleeping in a car outside city hall. An officer interviewed the loiterer, who was warned about trespassing.
Nov. 18, Midge Court, Pines Trailer Park, aggravated assault. An officer responded to a complainant, who said a man was bothering a construction worker. The complainant said the man was demanding that items be moved from around neighboring trailers so that he could have bricks moved from behind his trailer. The complainant had an argument with the men, and, according to the police report, the man raised his cane in the air and threatened to hit the complainant.
Nov. 20, 100 block of Seventh Street North, property damage. A complainant called the Bradenton Beach Police Department and said that a decorative barrier had been knocked down.
Nov. 22, 1105 Gulf Drive North, criminal mischief. An officer responded to a report that someone stuck a water hose into a residence and turned the water on. The second floor of the house was found to be flooded.
Nov. 24, 2513 Gulf Drive N., Circle K. Trespass warning. An officer responded to the Circle K, where the store clerk said that a man known to have committed a past theft at the store had shown up again.
Feb. 18, 3300 block of Sixth Avenue, theft. An officer responded to call of a suspected theft and met with the complainant, who said his son had been staying with him and several things were missing from the dwelling. The complainant said his son had taken several things from the house and pawned them.