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Police blotter March 12
Brainerd MN 506 James St. / PO Box 974 56401

Baxter police

ARRESTS — Eleven people were arrested for underage drinking after an anonymous party complaint at 12:16 a.m. Saturday on the 7200 block of Laredo Road.


Five 18-year-old females; one 18-year-old male; a juvenile; three 19-year-old males; and one 20-year-old female were cited for alcohol violations.

FIRE — A snowmobile was on fire in the middle of the road at 12:36 p.m. Saturday on the 6000 block of Mapleton Road. The owner was riding the sled when it just started on fire. No one was injured. The Brainerd Fire Department put the fire out.

DRIVING COMPLAINT — Received a driving complaint Friday about 9 p.m. at Highway 210 and Inglewood Drive. The driver was lost and reported having a long day and said she would go right home.

Brainerd police

ASSAULTS — An assault was reported at 2:58 p.m. Sunday on the 500 block of 59th Street with a 16-year-old male arrested for disorderly conduct and fifth-degree assault.

Received a report from a woman of an assault by unknown females at 2:38 a.m. Saturday on the 1000 block of Seventh Avenue NE.

DETOX — An intoxicated male tried to get into a house on the 200 block of Ridge Court. The intoxicated male didn’t know where he was or where he came from. He was placed on a detox hold in St. Cloud.

ARRESTS — A noise complaint Sunday on the 1100 block of Quince Street led to the arrest of a 36-year-old male for disorderly conduct and a 27-year-old woman for obstructing an investigation. The man was arrested after a domestic dispute 8:06 p.m. Saturday on the 1100 block of 11th Avenue NE. The man was arrested for second degree DWI, second degree refusal to test, felony introducing contraband to a correctional facility, driving after cancelation, misdemeanor for giving a false name and date of birth to police, disorderly conduct and open bottle. He was booked for a felony with the Department of Corrections regarding a warrant for Lake of the Woods County for a probation violation.

A 51-year-old man was arrested Friday for fourth degree assault on a health care provider and damage to property. Essentia Health reported the assault.

Arrested a 39-year-old man for trespassing at Perkins at 2:09 a.m. Saturday.

BREAK-IN — Received a report Saturday of an attempted break in to a garage on the 500 block of G Street.

SUSPICIOUS — Received a report of a man kicking in a door at 1:15 a.m. Saturday on the 1100 block of Quince Street. It turned out it was the man’s own residence he was trying to get into.

ASSIST — Assisted Baxter Saturday with underage drinking party.

THEFTS — Received a report of a theft of a propane tank at 9:07 p.m. Friday on the 500 block of South 10th Street.

Received a report Friday of a theft from a vehicle on the 600 block of Oak Street.

A gas drive-off was reported Friday on the 400 block of South Sixth Street.

BURGLARIES — Received a report of a burglary from a garage at 6:50 p.m. Friday on the 1000 block of Broadway Street.

Received a report of burglary Friday from an apartment on the 700 block of Laurel Street.

Denton (Denny) Newman Jr.
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