Anna Maria City
July 2, 9600 block Gulf Drive, burglary. The complainant said someone took a handgun and a gold coin from her car.
July 11, Palmetto Avenue and Gulf Drive, possession of marijuana. The driver was stopped for driving a vehicle with a cracked windshield. It was determined the driver had no valid insurance and a search of the vehicle turned up marijuana. He was arrested.
July 12, 100 block Palmetto Avenue, burglary. The complainant said someone took two bicycles from his screened porch. The bikes were found several blocks from the residence and returned.
July 12, 100 block Cedar Avenue, information. The complainant said he found a bicycle in his driveway.
July 13, 100 block Cedar Avenue, found property. The complainant said he found three bicycles in the road. They were placed in the city’s bike barn.
July 13, 100 block Hammock Road, theft. The complainant said someone took a bicycle from his home, leaving one in place.
July 13, 500 block Pine Avenue, criminal mischief. The complainant said people at a party next door broke her flower pots after having a confrontation, with damages estimated at $500.
July 14, 200 block Periwinkle, theft. The complainant said someone took her bicycle from her garage.
July 13, 200 block Palm Avenue, theft. The complainant said someone took two bicycles and a skateboard from her residence. One bike was recovered and returned.
July 12, 4000 Gulf Drive, Manatee Public Beach, burglary. The complainant said that someone took his car keys, pants and a cell phone from his parked car.
July 14, Key Royale, watering violations. Several homeowners were cited for watering violations.
July 15, 5327 Gulf Drive, Wachovia Bank, check fraud. The complainant said she cashed a friend’s check, and the bank notified her that the check was fraudulent.
July 15, 5325 Marina Drive, Tidemark development, trespass. The property manager said he had warned two people fishing at the property to leave several times and wanted a trespass warning issued.
July 15, 7600 block Gulf Drive, trespass. The complainant said her daughter was sitting outside her home and refused to leave. She was issued a trespass warning.
July 16, 300 block Clark Drive, criminal mischief. The complainant said a woman banged on the door of her rental condominium unit, then attempted to enter her parked vehicle. The suspect then attempted to enter another vehicle parked next to her car.