Wednesday, May 8, 2013
Nathan Halverson is accused of trying to "spice up the night" at an Apple Valley Taco Bell.
A Lakeville man has been charged with drunk driving and stalking after a Taco Bell drive-through employee responded No Quiero to his sexual advances. Nathan A. Halverson, 26, is accused of ignoring the female employee's rebuff and waiting for her in the parking lot of the Taco Bell, flashing his car's headlights through the windows of the fast food restaurant. Halverson pulled into the drive-through of the Apple Valley Taco Bell on 150th Street West a little after 2 a.m. Friday, the Pioneer Press reported, citing the criminal complaint. Halverson didn't order food at the speaker and proceeded to the window, where he asked the employee for her phone number and "said he wanted her to come home with him after she got off work," according to …
Tuesday, April 30, 2013
The man groped a female limousine driver in her car after she picked him up in Eagan in late February, according to a criminal complaint.
A 54-year-old Apple Valley man is being charged with criminal sexual conduct for groping a female limousine driver. The driver picked up Robert Michael Nielsen on February 25 in Eagan. Nielsen told her that he wanted a ride home but he was intoxicated and could not remember his address, according to a Dakota County criminal complaint. He said to drive toward the intersection of 157th Street and Galaxie Avenue. Nielsen moved toward the driver, placing his right hand on her shoulder and then touching her left breast, according to the complaint. The driver pushed away his hand, told him not to touch her and said she was going to drop him at a service station since he wouldn't tell her where he lived. Then Nielsen took out $20 in cash and …
Monday, April 15, 2013
The Apple Valley Police Department won accolades for its participation in the Night to Unite program.
Crime prevention specialist Pam Walter and Officer Valerie Holes of the Apple Valley Police Department accepted a 2012 Night to Unite plaque from the Minnesota Crime Prevention Association last week. "Pam runs one of the most successful programs in the state," The Apple Valley Police Department wrote on Facebook. "Congratulations Pam!" The annual Night to Unite get-together is a way for Apple Valley residents to meet for social purposes, helping make the community a safer place to live. “We will go visit as many parties as we can,” Walter told Patch in 2011. “It gives city officials a chance to connect with the community.”
Tuesday, March 12, 2013
Keep track of police calls in Apple Valley with Patch's police blotter. The following incidents occurred between March 1 and March 5.
Like us on Facebook | Get our newsletter |Follow us on Twitter | Start a blog Editor's note: Apple Valley-Rosemount Patch regularly posts selections taken from the Apple Valley Police Department incident reports. All addresses in the reports are approximate. March. 1: 3:26 a.m. — Police responded to a disturbing the peace call at Perkins on the 7600th block of 150th St. W. 9:20 a.m. — Police responded to a theft call at Majestic Cove on the 7400th block of 157th St. W. 9:22 a.m. — Police responded to a theft call at Holiday on the 15500th block of Cedar Ave. 10:49 a.m. — Police responded to a dog at large call. 11:45 a.m. — Police responded to a suspicious person call on the 15800th block of Firtree Lane. 11:50 a.m. — Police responded to …
Monday, February 18, 2013
Star-Tribune: Brenda Lee Sanchez is accused of subscribing to 23 magazines -- costing more than $520 -- using her neighbor's name and address.
Apple Valley Police say a local woman sought revenge on her neighbor by subscribing to hundreds of dollars in magazines, using her neighbor's name and address. According to this Star Tribune report, Brenda Lee Sanchez was angry because a neighbor complained that her dogs were defecating and urinating on her lawn. The neighbor eventually complained to the neighborhood association. Sanchez, 50, has been charged in Dakota County District Court with two counts of felony stalking.
Tuesday, December 25, 2012
Keep track of criminal activity in Apple Valley with the help of Patch's weekly police reports.
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Tuesday, December 25, 2012
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Sunday, December 2, 2012
Here's a look at the crime headlines from the past week in the south metro.
The following stories first appeared during the past week on Patch sites in Dakota, Rice and Scott counties. To read the full articles, click on the headline links. Police: Shots Fired Following Dispute Between Duck Hunters Dakota County deputies arrested one man following the alleged shooting incident, which occurred around 2:30 p.m. on Thursday afternoon. No one was injured. Apple Valley Man Charged with Sexual Assault of Young Boy The alleged victim, now 16, told police that Andrew Stephen Gryskiewicz, 27, sexually abused him on three separate occasion starting at the age of seven. Rosemount Teen Allegedly Punched Classmate, Facing Assault Charge Jeremy Alexander Johnson, 18, is accused of assaulting a classmate during a football game …
Tuesday, October 23, 2012
Police say Rachael Marie Morey used a forged check to buy gift cards at an Apple Valley store, and that she had methamphetamine and stolen credit cards and Social Security cards in her purse when she was arrested.
Like us on Facebook | Get our newsletter | Follow us on Twitter | Start a blog A Rush City woman with a history of forging checks and using drugs has been charged in Dakota County with eight counts after police say they caught her using a phony check in an Apple Valley store. Rachael Marie Morey, 40, is facing three felonies, two gross misdemeanors and three misdemeanors, according to the Dakota County Sheriff's Department'sAdults in Custody website. Felony charges include check forgery, fifth-degree sale of a controlled substance mixture, identity theft. Gross misdemeanors include giving a peace officer a false name and theft. Misdemeanors include two counts of theft and one count of receiving stolen property. According to the criminal …
Tuesday, October 9, 2012
Police say Alex Jefferson Nouel brought the girl to his Apple Valley home and raped her after she passed out from drinking.
An Apple Valley man has been charged with raping an intoxicated 16-year-old girl after the girl passed out. Alex Jefferson Nouel, 23, is charged with fourth-degree criminal sexual conduct, a felony with a maximum penalty of 10 years in prison and a $20,000 fine. According to the criminal complaint—which was filed by the Dakota County Attorney's Office last week—the Apple Valley Police Department was contacted on Aug. 1, 2011, regarding a sexual assault a month earlier in Apple Valley. The victim said she was extremely intoxicated and had been smoking marijuana on July 9 and was rebuffing the sexual advances of Nouel. She said he had been touching her inappropriately. The girl said she woke up the next morning and “didn’t feel right.” She …
Saturday, September 29, 2012
Police say Jonathan Anthony Sharpe challenged his victim to take a fighting stance, then punched him repeatedly and choked him.
An Apple Valley man has been charged with strangling his brother and punching him repeatedly in the face after challenging the victim to stand up and fight. Jonathan Anthony Sharpe, 29, is charged with domestic assault by strangulation, a felony with a maximum penalty of three years in prison and a $5,000 fine. He is also charged with misdemeanor domestic assault, which has a maximum penalty of 90 days in jail and a $1,000 fine. According to the criminal complaint, the victim—Sharpe’s brother—came to the Apple Valley police station on the evening of Sept. 21 to report a domestic assault. The victim told police he had been living with Sharpe for three or four months, and that the two had gotten into an argument that turned physical when …