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Brainerd police

SUSPICIOUS — A report at 1:01 a.m. Thursday that a male was staggering down Willow Street and Eighth Street and swearing occasionally. When officer arrived, the subject told police he was walking home and may have swore because he couldn’t get a hold of a ride.

A report at 5:48 a.m. Thursday that a male was sleeping in a yard on Pine Street and 15th Street.

A report at 3:57 p.m. Wednesday of teenagers on bike harassing people on the walking trail.

THEFT — Joseph Hollingsworth Thursday reported the theft of his jacket on the 200 block of South Ninth Street.

James Freeman, 500 block of League Avenue, Wednesday reported the theft of items.

DISTURBANCE — A report at 2:07 p.m. Wednesday of a disturbance between roommates on the 700 block of North Fourth Street.

Crow Wing sheriff

CIVIL — A report at 6:34 p.m. Wednesday on Eide Road in Brainerd that the complainant’s girlfriend is opening his mail and will not give it to him.

PROPERTY DAMAGE — A report Wednesday that the complainant was driving and he sneezed and he took out a couple of mailboxes on the 6000 block of Gould Gray Road.

Beth Hicks Wednesday reported damage to a cabin.

ARRESTS — A 22-year-old man was arrested at 8:26 p.m. Wednesday in Nisswa after a report of a physical domestic.

BURGLARY — A burglary was reported at 7:16 p.m. Wednesday on the 25000 block of Mail Route Road, Brainerd.

THEFT — A report Wednesday on Chippewa Shores Road, Brainerd, that the complainant’s house is in foreclosure and she’s missing a boat and jet ski that were parked across the street.

Baxter police

FRAUD — A report at 12:29 p.m. Wednesday of possible credit card fraud.

Little Falls police

PROPERTY DAMAGE —A report at 10:11 a.m. Wednesday of damage to property at Mill Park on Lindbergh Drive Southwest.

A report at 11:37 p.m. Monday that someone shot out the complainant’s car windows with a pellet gun on the 300 block of 11th Street Southeast.

Morrison sheriff

FIRE — A report at 2:03 p.m. Wednesday of a grass fire on the 9000 block of 130th Avenue in Little Falls. It was reported that deputies found a trash barrel that was burning and noted that the fire spread to the surrounding area. Bowlus Fire and the DNR responded.

A report at 7:06 p.m. Wednesday requesting the DNR to assist in extinguishing round bales that were on fire in Hillman.

A report at 1:15 p.m. Tuesday of a large swamp fire on Hawthorne Road in Pierz.

A report at 8:01 p.m. Sunday of a swamp on fire near Hillman.

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

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