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Brainerd police

PROPERTY DAMAGE — Thrifty Drug, 223 South Eighth St., Monday reported ongoing problem with skateboarders on the roof causing damage. Complainant requested extra patrol.


Naomi Hanson-Galema reported at 7:36 p.m. Monday that in the last hour and-a-half someone threw a large rock through her window at Pine Street and South Ninth Street.

ARRESTS — A 21-year-old man was arrested at 1:31 a.m. Tuesday on third-degree driving while intoxicated on the 500 block of West College Drive.

A 48-year-man and a 28-year-old man were arrested at 10:51 p.m. Monday on county warrants on the 30 block of Jessica Lane.

A 26-year-old woman was arrested at 4:36 p.m. Monday on the 400 block of Front Street for disorderly conduct and domestic assault.

An 18-year-old was arrested at 3:41 p.m. Monday on the 600 block of Oak Street on a county warrant.

A 30-year-old was arrested at 2:54 p.m. Monday on the 300 block of Northwest Fourth Street on first-degree driving under the influence.

Baxter police

ARRESTS — A 38-year-old man was arrested at 8:23 p.m. Monday on multiple county warrants after a traffic stop at Clearwater Road and Golf Course Drive.

THREAT — A report at 9:37 a.m. Monday of terroristic threats made by a student while riding the school bus in Brainerd.

Crow Wing sheriff

ARRESTS — A 32-year-old man was arrested at 8:20 p.m. Monday at Excelsior Road and Cypress Drive in Baxter after a drug investigation.

A 24-year-old man was arrested at 4:05 p.m. Monday on a county warrant for fifth-degree possession of a controlled substance after turning himself in.

A 20-year-old man was arrested at 9:42 a.m. Monday in Wyoming on a Crow Wing County warrant for fifth-degree assault.

A 49-year-old woman was arrested at 9:01 a.m. Monday in Anoka County on a Crow Wing County warrant for fourth-degree DUI.

A 31-year-old woman was arrested at 4:06 a.m. Monday in Dakota County on a Crow Wing County warrant for second-degree possession of a controlled substance.

A 26-year-old man was arrested at 7:50 a.m. Saturday in Mille Lacs County on a Crow Wing County warrant.

A 19-year-old man was arrested at 11:46 p.m. Friday after a traffic stop on the 1500 block of Mill Avenue, Brainerd.

A 26-year-old woman was arrested at 3:24 p.m. Friday in Emily on a county warrant for fifth-degree possession of a controlled substance.

A 51-year-old man was arrested at 1:45 p.m. Saturday in Virginia on a county warrant.

A 50-year-old man was arrested at 8:34 a.m. Saturday on a county warrant and felony violation of conditions of release of domestic assault.

SHOOTING — A report at 3:42 a.m. Saturday of a shooting complaint in Crosslake.

HAZARD IN ROAD — The Minnesota State Patrol Saturday reported at 2:50 a.m. that a male with no shirt on was in the middle of the road on Highway 18 in Garrison.

OTHER — North Star Endeavors Friday reported that a client’s dock in Crosslake was damaged by a truck on the lake a couple of days ago.

ANIMAL — A report at 1:45 p.m. Friday of a herd of cows on the road on the 2600 block of County Road 113.

ATV — A report at 1:49 p.m. Friday of two all-terrain vehicles tearing up Little Pine Road in Emily.

THEFT — James Yanick, 20000 block of County Road 22, Brainerd, Monday reported a theft of tools from trailer.

Lloyd Lobitz, Brainerd, Sunday reported a theft.

ANIMAL — A report at 7:15 a.m. Sunday that the neighbor’s dog came into the complainant’s yard on the 6000 block of Ojibwe Road and killed a cat.

A report at 6:14 p.m. Saturday that a cow was in the middle of the road on the 5300 block of County Road 8, Brainerd.

A report at 12:38 p.m. Saturday of a subject that keeps coming up and down Barbeau Road and wants the complainant’s cow.

ASSAULT — At 3:23 p.m. Saturday, a juvenile reported that his brother assaulted him and his dad.

Todd sheriff

PROPERTY DAMAGE — A report Saturday of a mailbox being damaged at a residence on the 45000 block of County Road 21 in Staples.

A report Monday that someone spray painted the Blair Marine sign at the intersection of 150th Street and County Road 11.

A report Thursday of a driver from Alaska traveling on U.S. Highway 10, four miles east of Staples, when he fell asleep, drove off the roadway and struck a steel post/sign marker. The U-Haul trailer he was pulling was damaged in the front.

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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