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Baxter police

THEFT — A report at 3:16 p.m. Thursday about a co-worker taking his radio from his work station and the complainant wanted to know what his options were.


A juvenile at Forestview Middle School, 12149 Knollwood Dr., Thursday reported a theft of an iPod during a Saturday Feb. 11 wrestling tournament.

PROPERTY DAMAGE — Wallace Linnerooth, 6000 block of Highland Scenic Dr., Thursday reported that his mailbox was damaged and he found a note saying “I’m sorry” with a telephone number written on it.

DISTURBANCE — A report at 4:18 p.m. Thursday of inappropriate sexual advances at Forestview Middle School, 12149 Knollwood Dr.

GAS LEAK — Cheryl Norwood, 6000 block of Clearwater Road, Thursday reported a strong smell of gas in area.

ARRESTS — A 46-year-old man was arrested at 11:44 a.m. Thursday for theft at Mills Fleet Farm, 14114 Dellwood Dr.

Crow Wing sheriff

FIRE — An unattached garage fire was reported at 10:35 p.m. Thursday in Deerwood.

BURGLARY — A report at 9:34 p.m. Thursday of a burglary in Garrison that occurred sometime within the last couple of weeks.

A report at 3:29 p.m. Thursday in Garrison of blankets, clothes, towels and $300 worth of food was taken by a friend.

PROPERTY DAMAGE — A report at 5:59 p.m. Thursday of a female taking stuff from his residence and damaging his property on the 8000 block of Paradise Beach Trail.

ARRESTS — A 25-year-old man was arrested at 3:54 p.m. Thursday on a probation violation.

A 28-year-old woman was arrested at 10:35 a.m. Thursday on a county warrant for third-degree driving under the influence.

SUSPICIOUS — A report at 7:35 a.m. Thursday of three teenagers sitting in a vehicle in her driveway on Five Mile Road in Brainerd.

Brainerd police

THEFT — David Morgan Thursday reported a theft of a bike at the Brainerd Public Library, 416 S. Fifth St.

A juvenile at the Brainerd High School, 702 S. Fifth St., Thursday reported a theft from his locker.

Tammy Jo Wade, 100 block of Kelley Rae Road, Thursday reported a theft of a bike.

DISTURBANCE — Brainerd High School, 702 S. Fifth St., Thursday reported a minor disturbance with a male student.

ARREST — A 50-year-old man was arrested at 12:17 p.m. Thursday on the 900 block of South Seventh Street on a probation violation.

Check the Crow Wing County In-Custody List at

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

Denton (Denny) Newman Jr.
I've worked at the Brainerd Dispatch with various duties since Dec. 7, 1983. Starting off as an Ad Designer and currently Director of Audience Development. The Dispatch has been an interesting and challenging place to work. I'm fortunate to have made many friends, both co-workers and customers.
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