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Crow Wing sheriff

FIRE — A report at 7:32 a.m. Wednesday of an unattached garage on fire at 10044 County Road 16 in Pequot Lakes.


THEFT — Michael Borgschatz Wednesday reported the theft of a fish house, ice auger, vexlar and other items from the back of a truck while parked at a residence in Brainerd. Value estimate was $1,400.

Crow Wing County Land Services Wednesday reported a theft at County Roads 23 and 22.

PROPERTY DAMAGE — Lynette Taylor, Deerwood, Wednesday reported that a Fed-Ex truck possibly backed into the siding of her garage and she wanted to report a scam of the package she received.

ARRESTS — A 19-year-old man was arrested at 5:52 p.m. Wednesday on two county warrants.

A 39-year-old man was arrested at 1:27 p.m. Wednesday on two county warrants.

A 50-year-old man was arrested at 8:21 a.m. Wednesday on a county warrant.

A 40-year-old man was arrested at 7:35 a.m. Wednesday in Anoka County on a county warrant.

A 26-year-old subject was arrested at 8:27 a.m. Wednesday after a traffic stop at Fairview Road near Baxter Elementary School.

THREAT — A report at 4:45 p.m. Wednesday that he was threatened by his friend’s father and then witnessed the father assaulting the daughter.

SHOOTING — A report at 12:12 a.m. Wednesday of hearing gunshots along County Road 18 in Nisswa.

Brainerd police

THEFT — A report at 7:10 a.m. Thursday at the 3000 block of Liberty Lane of a theft.

PROPERTY DAMAGE — A report at 9:18 p.m. Wednesday that a vehicle struck a mailbox at the 500 block of Linden Lane.

A report at 2:24 p.m. Wednesday that suspects spray painted graffiti all over within a block of the 400 block of First Avenue Northeast.

A report at 7:02 p.m. Wednesday of graffiti was sprayed on a fence.

BURGLARY — A burglary was reported at 1:49 p.m. Wednesday at the 800 block of Juniper Street.

DISTURBANCE — South Campus, 400 Quince St., reported a disturbance at 1:45 p.m. Wednesday.

Brainerd High School, 702 S. Fifth St., reported a disturbance with a male student at 9:49 a.m. Wednesday.

Charter Communications, 8330 Highland Scenic Rd., Wednesday reported a subject who was out of control and refused to leave.

Baxter police

THEFT — Forestview Middle School, 12149 Knollwood Dr., reported the theft of an iPod at 3:30 p.m. Wednesday.

PROPERTY DAMAGE — Zachary Doud Wednesday reported that the stop sign at County Road 48 and Highland Scenic Court had graffiti on it.

Morrison sheriff

ANIMAL — Cushing Post Office Wednesday reported that the owners moved out of a residence and left their dogs behind.

ARREST — A subject was arrested at 10:13 a.m. Tuesday at the 200 block of First Avenue Southeast on a felony fifth-degree warrant.

A 41-year-old male turned himself in on a county warrant at 9:10 p.m. Monday.

A 27-year-old man was arrested at 8:59 p.m. Monday at the 30 block of Broadway East after a traffic stop and providing a false name to police officers.

A 29-year-old man was arrested at 8:16 p.m. Sunday in Fort Ripley after a report of a domestic.

FIRE — A report at 11:23 a.m. Sunday of a machine shop on fire in Hillman.

THEFT — Henry Hanson, 11000 block of 150th Avenue, Little Falls, Monday reported a theft.

CRASH — A one-vehicle crash with injuries was reported at 9:41 a.m. Sunday in Cushing. It was reported that the driver came around the curve too fast and the roads were slippery.

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— Compiled by Jennifer Stockinger, Staff Writer