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Baxter police

SUSPICIOUS — A report at 9:35 p.m. Friday that subjects were knocking over snowmen near Knollwood Drive and Fairfax Road.

Crosby police

ANIMAL — Officer responded to a residence on First Street Southwest on Christmas Day to a report that the homeowner’s cat fell behind the water heater and was unable to get out. Officer was able to get the feline out safely.

ARREST — A 35-year-old Crosby man was arrested for felony theft Dec. 27 on Oak Street after allegedly taking items from a mailbox.

Editor’s Note: The police blotter will appear in the printed edition of the Brainerd Dispatch and will include felony and gross misdemeanor arrests only. For a more complete police blotter that will include the felony and gross misdemeanor arrests and other police calls go to the Dispatch’s website at

Check the Crow Wing County In-Custody List at

— Compiled by Jennifer Stockinger, Staff Writer. Follow me on Twitter at

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