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Police blotter- July 28


Brainerd police

ARRESTS — At 1:57 a.m. on Wednesday officers responded to a report of a rolling domestic disturbance on the 600 block of Washington Street and arrested a 24-year-old man for gross misdemeanor probation violation. 


Arrested a 40-year-old man at 6:15 p.m. Tuesday on the 1000 block of Oak Street for probable cause of a domestic abuse-no contact order. 

MEDICAL — At 12:29 a.m. Wednesday officers assisted North Ambulance with a male who was injured after running into a fence on the 2000 block of Kermit Lane. 

CRASHES — No injuries were reported in a two-vehicle, hit-and-run collision at 10:36 p.m. Tuesday on the 300 block of South Seventh Street. 

No injuries were reported in a two-vehicle collision at 5:15 p.m. Tuesday at North Sixth and Washington streets. 

THEFTS — Michael Dieter, 600 block of Seventh Avenue Northeast, on Tuesday reported the theft of two bicycles. 

Samuel Hardenbrook on Tuesday reported three juveniles took his skateboard from Jaycees Park. The skateboard was located and returned. 

Crow Wing sheriff

ARREST — At 4:47 p.m. Tuesday officers arrested a 27-year-old woman on the 20000 block of Crow Wing County Road 4 for felony probation violation. 

PROPERTY DAMAGE — It was reported Tuesday that bullet holes were found in a garage on Crow Wing County Road 30 in Crosby. 

CRASHES — No injuries were reported in a two-vehicle collision at 12:49 p.m. Tuesday on the 10000 block of Bonnie Road. 

No injuries were reported in a crash at 11:10 a.m. Tuesday on the 20000 block of Ruggles Street. 

Baxter police

THEFT — Kori Busho, 10000 block of Oakwood Drive, Tuesday reported the theft of a purse. 

Sarah Nelson
Sarah Nelson joined the Brainerd Dispatch in April 2010 and works as a online reporter, content editor and staff writer. She is a world traveler, accused idealist and California native now braving the winters of Central Minnesota. She believes in the power of human resolve and hopes to be part of something that makes history by bringing an end to injustice in the world. Sarah has worked as a criminal background researcher, high school civics teacher, grant writer, and contributing writer with Causecast.org — tackling every issue from global poverty to bio-degradable bicycles. Her favorite thing about living in Minnesota is July. Sarah left the Brainerd Dispatch in April 2014.
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