Police impersonators burglarize Como home

Two people impersonating police officers entered a Como neighborhood home Thursday evening, stealing a bicycle, clothing, cassette tapes and cash before Minneapolis police arrived.
The incident occurred in the 1500 block of Southeast Como Avenue. The stolen property was valued at $375, according to a police report.

In other police news:
ù Thieves stole an $800 stereo Saturday evening from a Jeep Cherokee Sport parked near 27th Avenue and Fourth Street.
ù Minneapolis Police arrested two men in the 200 block of Southeast Oak Street after the men allegedly stole a 1984 Plymouth Horizon, according to the police report.
Both men were taken to the Hennepin County Jail and booked on auto theft charges.

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