Nurse Charged With Stealing Patient’s Drugs

The following arrest information was supplied by the Lakewood Police Department. It does not indicate a conviction.


Police received a report that a nurse at a Detroit Avenue facility tested positive for a particular medicine in a drug test — while her patient tested negative. The nurse was charged with theft on June 19.

Man arrested after masturbating in public

Police received a call about a man masturbating on the side of Franklin Boulevard at around 7:30 a.m. June 18. When officers showed up, they charged him with disorderly conduct.

Breaking and entering

An employee at a business in the 15000 block of Madison Avenue reported June 18 that someone broke into the store sometime over the weekend. Money was reported stolen from the safe.


A man was “causing a disturbance,” after refusing to leave a business at at around 3:45 p.m. June 18. He was charged with trespassing and obstructing official business. 

Motorcycle on the sidewalk

Police received a call about a boy — around 10 years old — riding a motorcycle on the sidewalk near the intersection of Ethel and Detroit avenues at around 7:30 p.m. June 18.

For questions about this blotter, email colin.mcewen@patch.com.


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