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Police Blotter - Jan. 15

Crow Wing sheriff

ARRESTS — A 32-year-old male was arrested for felony terroristic threats after a report at 9:16 p.m. Saturday regarding a male who was suicidal.

BURGLARY — A report third hand at 6:55 a.m. Friday that there was someone inside a trailer with a flashlight on Estate Circle Drive in Brainerd.

A report at 12:50 p.m. Saturday of a home that was burglarized in Garrison.

A report at 5:58 p.m. Sunday of a fish house that was broken into on the 10000 block of Crow Wing County Road 118 in Nisswa.

A report at 5:27 p.m. Sunday of a cabin that was burglarized on Rogers Lake Road in Emily.

THEFT — A report at 8:54 p.m. Saturday of a theft of a dog kennel on the 9000 block of Wise Road.

A report at 12:27 p.m. Sunday of a theft of a dog on the 11000 block of Easy Street in Brainerd.

Brainerd police

ARREST — A 47-year-old man was arrested at 4:36 p.m. Saturday on the 1000 block of 13th Avenue Northeast for second-degree assault, fifth-degree assault, disorderly conduct and obstructing the legal process.

ASSAULT — A report at 2:21 a.m. Monday of complainant being stabbed on the 1000 block of Southeast 19th Street.

THEFT — A report at 8:10 p.m. Sunday of a theft of a purse on the 700 block of Laurel Street.

A report at 7:48 p.m. Sunday of a theft of five rings on the 1000 block of South Sixth Street.

A report at 10:31 a.m. Saturday of theft from an unlocked apartment on the 600 block of Laurel Street.

A report at 8:18 p.m. Friday of a theft of a vehicle on the 1000 block of Eighth Avenue Northeast.

A report at 4:34 p.m. Friday that the complainant’s driver’s license was taken on Jan. 8 on the 700 block of Laurel Street by an unknown female.

A report at 1:28 p.m. Friday that a toolbox was stolen from a vehicle on the 900 block of South Eighth Street.

BURGLARIES — A report at 12:53 p.m. Sunday of a break-in of one of the apartments on the 800 block of Washington Street.

SUSPICIOUS — A report at 3:58 p.m. Saturday of a male attempting to get into cars in the parking lot on the 700 block of West College Drive.

Staples police

BURGLARY — A report at 8:47 p.m. Sunday that a friend who stayed with the complainant on the 400 block of Second Avenue Northeast for a week stole a laptop and two Xbox games.

A report of a burglary at 3:50 p.m. Jan. 7 on the 200 block of Wisconsin Avenue Southeast.

Little Falls police

PROPERTY DAMAGE — A report Saturday of a vehicle that struck a shed at the Little Falls Cottages, 600 block of Lindbergh Drive North. The driver told officers that he tried to stop but it was so icy he just slid into the building.

THEFT — A report Friday that several items were taken from an unlocked vehicle while it was parked on the 300 block of Sixth Street Northeast. Items taken were $40 in change, a GPS Tom Tom valued at $200 and a cell phone valued at $150.

Editor’s Note: After receiving feedback from readers, the police blotter will again appear in the printed and online edition of the Brainerd Dispatch and will include felony and gross misdemeanor arrests, thefts, burglaries, vandalism and other calls.

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

Denton (Denny) Newman Jr.
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