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Brainerd police

LOST — Sara Davis, 3000 block of Oak Street, Wednesday reported that her snake and aquarium were lost.

THEFT — Kristine Peterson on Wednesday reported the theft of her vehicle on the 800 block of 10th Street.

Darcy Rosenkranz, 1900 block of South Seventh Street, Tuesday reported the theft of one license plate from her vehicle.

A report Tuesday of a theft of a dog on the 1400 block of South Eighth Street.

PROPERTY DAMAGE —A report at 4:48 a.m. Thursday that a light pole was knocked over and blocking the eastbound lane on the 200 block of Buffalo Hills Lane.

A report at 4:27 p.m. Wednesday of a vehicle crash that caused minor damage to the railroad crossing on Northwest Fourth Street and Charles Street.

ARRESTS — A 31-year-old woman was arrested at 2:13 p.m. Wednesday at Iron Rail, 707 Laurel St., after a report of an intoxicated female causing problems.

DISTURBANCE — A report at 2:09 a.m. Thursday that a woman was yelling on the 300 block of North Seventh Street. Officer located a male who said that he got into a disturbance with his girlfriend.

SNOW — A report at 2:10 p.m. Wednesday of two males throwing snowballs at other vehicles on Lakeview and Mille Avenue.

A report at 11:40 a.m. Wednesday of a black snowmobile using the sidewalk on the 200 block of North Eighth Street.

SUSPICIOUS — A report at 1:21 p.m. Wednesday of someone jiggling the complainant’s knob on the 1000 block of Oak Street.

Morrison sheriff

SUSPICIOUS — A report Feb. 23 at a park on Haven Road in Little Falls of a vehicle parked amongst the trees near the bathroom on the east side of the park. There is not any roads or trails where the vehicle was parked and the driver had to negotiate many trees to get to where it was stopped. Officer made contact with a male subject who was the only occupant. The male was very nervous and said he was just chilling out for a few minutes before he went to work. When the officer questioned him further about where he parked and his nervousness, he finally admitted he was watching porn on his smartphone and parked there for privacy. The man was advised to find a different place to park next time.

DOMESTIC — A report at 2:17 a.m. Wednesday in Little Falls of the complainant reporting that her husband keeps yelling at her and won’t stop. Officer spoke to both parties and they decided that they could work it out for now.

A report at 7:58 p.m. Sunday of a domestic between brothers arguing in Hillman.

PROPERTY DAMAGE — A report at 9:31 p.m. Tuesday that a vehicle was driving in and out of the ditch on Nature Road in Royalton, hitting several mailboxes and different poles.

Jennifer Krier, Royalton, Sunday reported that two tires on her vehicle were slashed.

Trudy Czech, Little Falls, Saturday reported that her mailbox was damaged.

DISPUTE — A dispute between father and son was reported at 10:03 a.m. Monday in Pierz. The son told officers that he wanted to remove a vehicle to work on it, and his father would not allow it. It was determined that since the father owned the business that the vehicle was to stay unless the customer agreed it could be moved.

BURGLARY — A report Saturday of someone cutting the locks on storage units in Hillman.

FRAUD — A report Feb. 24 of a fraud in Randall. Complainant said she received a call from Walgreens that the business had a charge go through the system and they’re questioning it being fraudulent. The woman checked with her bank and found out that approximately $1,472.16 worth of charges on her and her husband account that are fraudulent.

FIGHT — A report Feb. 24 of a fight involving two males at the Canteen, 14981 Hwy. 115.

Wadena sheriff

THEFT —A report Feb. 25 of a theft of copper cable from a field irrigation system northwest of Verndale. The sheriff’s office is asking anyone with information about the crime to report it to the sheriff’s office at (218) 631-7600.

Crow Wing sheriff

ARRESTS — Cheri Morgan, Brainerd, on Wednesday reported a burglary. A 41-year-old man was arrested.

Arrested a 19-year-old man at 4:56 p.m. Wednesday on the 7000 block of Buschmann Road in Pequot Lakes on five warrants.

AGENCY ASSIST — Assisted the Morrison County Sheriff’s department with a vehicle fire at 7:58 a.m. Wednesday at Highway 25 and 30th Street.

PROWLER — A Woodrow Road resident at 5:30 a.m. Wednesday reported a prowler complaint, with new tracks in the snow.

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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