The Brown Deer Police Department was called out to a home after a woman called to report that her daughter used her credit card without her knowledge.
It happened around 5 p.m. on Sunday.
The 48-year-old woman told police that her 12-year-old daughter took her credit card without permission and bought a cell phone. The mother wanted the daughter removed from her home.
The phone was turned over to the 48-year-old woman. The girl's father was called and agreed to pick up the daughter.
Police counseled those involved on their behavior.