Anna Maria City
Sept. 5, Magnolia Avenue and Crescent Drive, theft. The defendant was observed taking a chainsaw from a contruction site, then fleeing on a bicycle. The contractors gave chase, and the defendant dropped the chainsaw in a ditch and got off the bike and drove way in a car. Deputies seized two bicycles at the scene.
Sept. 9, Gladiolus Street, information. The complainant said someone took a political sign from his yard. Further information revealed that code enforcement officers had confiscated the sign — and others — in the city.
Sept. 1, 200 Gulf Drive N., BeachHouse Restaurant, trespass. A man suspected of theft in the past was in the restaurant and staff alerted police, who issued a trespass warning.
Sept. 5, city pier, abandoned vehicle. A car without a tag that had been in the parking lot for several days was towed.
Sept. 6, Bradenton Beach Marina, 402 Church St., warrant. A man involved in a boat crash previously was arrested for an outstanding warrant.
Sept. 7, 111 7th St. N., Fishbowl Bar, burglary. Officers noticed a rear door open. It was determined that someone had taken some games.
Sept. 7, 6400 block Holmes Boulevard, trespass. The complainants said a woman who appeared drunk came to their residence and started shouting. The woman left before she received a trespass warning, but returned later, then returned again and was arrested.
Sept. 11, 5410 Marina Drive, D.Coy Ducks, possible intoxication/drugs. Officers responded to the bar after a juvenile was angry after being asked to leave. He was stopped, his mother was called, and his bike was taken to the HBPD bike barn.
Sept. 11, Key Royale Drive, water violations. Four homeowners were cited for lawn-watering violations.
Sept. 11, 200 block Chilson, assault. The complainant said he was taking pictures for insurance purposes when the resident approached him, ordered him to leave, which he did. The homeowner later confronted the complainant and made verbal threats against him. Police were called, but no charges were filed.
Sept. 11, 100 block White Avenue, theft. The complainant said someone took her daughter’s digital camera from her beach bag while she was swimming.