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Brainerd police

SUSPICIOUS — A report at 2:42 p.m. Sunday of eight boys on the warming house roof and some girls standing on the ground on the 400 block of North Fourth Street.

WELFARE — A report at 7:57 a.m. Friday that the complainant’s child took off after an argument and has been missing for an hour. The child was located at her school.

Staples police

SUSPICIOUS — A report at 1:50 a.m. Sunday that a man, who was intoxicated, was hiding behind vehicles on the 200 block of Sixth Street Northeast. Police identified the man and informed him that when he tries to hide from the police, it makes him look suspicious. Police advised the man to go inside his house for the night, or he would be brought to detox.

Little Falls police

ARREST — A 44-year-old man was arrested Saturday after a report of a possible intoxicated driver at Camp Ripley. The driver failed his sobriety test.

FIRE — A report Saturday where officers assisted the Little Falls Fire Department with a report of a fire at an apartment on 18795 Riverwood Drive. The sprinkler in the kitchen was activated and the fire was out. The fire appeared to have started on the stove and climbed up onto the microwave above the stove.

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