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Police Blotter - Jan. 10

Crow Wing sheriff

MISSING — A report at 4:20 p.m. Wednesday of the complainant’s child never returning home from school in rural Brainerd. Child returned home safe and sound.

Baxter police

ARREST — A 55-year-old woman was arrested at 7:26 p.m. Wednesday for felony theft from Wal-Mart, 7295 Glory Road.

SUSPICIOUS — A report at 4:40 p.m. Wednesday of a male trying doors on vehicles in the lot at Menards, 15236 Dellwood Dr. Subject told caller that he was handing out flyers and left.

THEFT — A report at 11:03 a.m. Wednesday that an employee stole two gift cards at Mills Fleet Farm, 14114 Dellwood Dr.

Brainerd police

THEFT — A report at 2:19 p.m. Wednesday that motor parts from a snowmobile were missing from the Brainerd High School garage, 702 S. Fifth St.

Morrison sheriff

BURGLARY — A report at 11:28 a.m. Tuesday of a burglary on the 15000 block of Iris Road, Brainerd.

A report at 4:19 p.m. Saturday of a break-in on the 16000 block of Highway 27 in Little Falls. It appeared the suspects walked to the detached garage but did not gain entry. They then walked to the back door of the attached garage and kicked in the door. No entry was made to the house.

FIRE — A report at 4:54 p.m. Monday of a tractor on fire on the 14000 block of 95th Avenue in Little Falls. Fire was out prior to deputy arrival.

THEFT — A report at 12:43 p.m. Sunday that someone took the complainant’s wallet out of his truck while he was in jail.

A report at 4:18 p.m. Saturday of a theft on the 21000 block of Haven Road, Little Falls.

A report Jan. 2 of a theft of a cellphone on the 12000 block of Highway 27 in Little Falls.

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— Compiled by Jennifer Stockinger, staff writer. Follow on Twitter at

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