Thieves Target Several Falls Businesses

Equipment and an attempted theft at businesses around Menomonee Falls occurred over the past week.

Several business were the target of thefts over the past week in Menomonee Falls.

Sometime between 5 p.m. Oct. 12 and 10 a.m. Oct. 15, a person stole a leaf blower, hedge trimmer, and string trimmer from an unlocked trailer at Exclusive Services, N59W14176 Kaul Ave. The thief gained entrance into the fenced in parking lot of the business.

Between 3 p.m. Oct. 12 and 6:30 a.m. Oct. 15, a person stole a generator from Suburban Dry Wall, N79W14690 Appleton Ave. The generator is valued at $500 and was chained to a support beam, which was cut by the thief.

Between 6:30 p.m. Oct. 16 and 3:10 p.m. Oct. 17, an unknown person attempted to pry open three aluminum doors to access work vans parked inside a garage at Burton Mayer Corp., W140N9000 Lilly Rd. The business had previously reported a theft of catalytic converters in September, and has since parked vans in the garage.

A truck tailgate was stolen from a Ford F-250 parked in the north sales lot Ernie Von Schledorn. The theft occurred sometime between 9 p.m. Oct. 9 and 11 a.m. Oct. 10.

Also in the reports

  • A 50-year-old man was issued a citation for theft of gas after police tracked him down in Sussex. The man was caught stealing gas from Mobil on Appleton Avenue. The cashier saw the man fill up and attempt to drive away, but was able to obtain a license plate number.
Nuitari (Grand Master Editor) October 18, 2012 at 10:20 PM
Milwaukee inhabitants at it again.
Joe Fritz October 18, 2012 at 10:55 PM
Cause everyone in the Falls is a fine upstanding member if society who'd never do anything illegal. Give me a break
Nuitari (Grand Master Editor) October 19, 2012 at 12:25 AM
Are you speaking from personal experience?
Craig October 19, 2012 at 02:08 PM
What the Falls needs is more appartments, then the thiefs can be more green by not needing to drive to work.
Nuitari (Grand Master Editor) October 19, 2012 at 08:08 PM
Driving to work. I like that Craig.


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