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Police Blotter - Jan. 17

Brainerd police

STUCK — A report at 4:36 p.m. Wednesday of someone stuck in an elevator at an apartment on the 500 block of D Street. All was OK and no one was in the elevator.

THEFT — A report at 7:25 p.m. of a theft on the 800 block of Juniper Street.

BURGLARY — A report at 5:13 p.m. Wednesday of a burglary on the 300 block of First Avenue Northeast.

A report at 3:45 p.m. Wednesday of a theft of text books from a residence on the 200 block of East River Road.

A report at 9:55 a.m. Wednesday of a theft of mail on the 1200 block of Laurel Street.

OTHER — A report at 6:15 a.m. Wednesday of smoke being observed coming out of a chimney on the 100 block of Washington Street.

Baxter police

THEFT — A report at 4:21 p.m. Wednesday of a theft of money on the 5300 block of Marohn Road.

Morrison sheriff

SPILL — A report at 4:11 p.m. Wednesday of a hazardous material spill in Hillman. It was an oil leak on a plow truck.

FIRE — A report at 3:05 a.m. Wednesday of an apartment above The Landing in Cushing was full of smoke. Fire department located a small fire in the oven. Everyone was out and safe.

A report at 9:09 p.m. Monday of a house fire in Randall. A female occupant went to another residence and needed medical attention and the male occupant was at another residence and he had a cut on his hand, but declined medical attention. The woman was transported by Gold Cross ambulance.

FRAUD — A report at 12:47 p.m. Tuesday of identity theft, where someone opened up a Verizon account under the victim’s name.

THEFT — A report at 9 p.m. Sunday of a theft at Herolds Bar and Grill in Pierz.

A report at 9:15 p.m. Sunday of a theft at Red Rooster Bar and Food in Pierz.

BURGLARY — A report at 9:05 a.m. Sunday of a burglary in Little Falls.

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

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