Waukesha teenager caused a car accident in Brookfield after he bought synthetic marijuana in Oak Creek, a criminal complaint alleges.
- POLICE & FIRE
- Joe Petrie
Thursday, November 8, 2012
A 19-year-old Waukesha man is accused of causing a Brookfield car accident after smoking synthetic marijuana and driving. Brandon J. Lehr was charged in Waukesha County Circuit Court Tuesday with felony bail jumping and possession of drug paraphernalia. If convicted, he faces up to three years and three months in prison and $10,500 in fines. According to the criminal complaint: On Nov. 1, Brookfield police officers were called to North Avenue near Lilly Road for a traffic accident involving an SUV and car. When officers arrived, Lehr and two other males were sitting in a ditch on the south side of North Avenue. Officers discovered the SUV was traveling eastbound on North when a car driven by Lehr heading westbound crossed the center line …
Suspect told police he found a purse in the street and used the credit cards inside to buy items from multiple stores, charges allege. The victim said her purse was stolen from her vehicle.
A Brookfield man stole two purses out of his neighbor’s car and used credit cards inside to buy items at multiple stores, including a lizard for his brother, charges allege. Nicholas T. Ruehl, 19, was charged in Waukesha County Circuit Court Wednesday with identity theft for financial gain, possession of a switchblade knife and possession of a synthetic cannabinoid. If convicted, he faces up to 10 years in prison and $30,000 in fines. According to the criminal complaint: On March 18, Brookfield police officers were called to a residence in the 17800 block of Nassau Drive after a woman reported someone had broken into her car and stolen two purses. The purses contained several credit cards, the woman’s checkbook, her driver’s license and $…