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Police Blotter - Jan. 28

Brainerd police

ARRESTS — A 60-year-old man was arrested at 10:26 p.m. Friday after a report of a male with a knife threatening to kill others in a northeast Brainerd residence. The man was arrested for second-degree assault, terroristic threats, felony domestic assault, as he had two prior convictions and disorderly conduct.

A 27-year-old man was arrested at 4:04 a.m. Friday for fourth-degree driving while intoxicated (DWI) at South Fifth and Norwood streets.

THEFT — A report at 2:29 p.m. Friday of a possible theft from the complainant’s father on the 400 block of Second Avenue Northeast.

Crow Wing sheriff

ARRESTS — A 24-year-old was arrested at 8:48 a.m. Friday when deputies received a report that a male took guns and sold them and used his father’s credit card without permission in Ironton.

A 47-year-old man was arrested at 4:10 p.m. Saturday for misdemeanor charges of operating an all-terrain vehicle (ATV) carelessly/recklessly on Gull Lake. A passenger on the ATV was injured and transported to Essentia Health-St. Joseph’s Medical Center. Information on the passenger’s name and condition was unavailable.

CRASH — A report at 1:33 p.m. Saturday of a snowmobile crash on the snowmobile trail off Highway 6, north of Poplar Drive in Emily. An individual injured their arm.

THEFT — A report at 10:28 a.m. Saturday of a theft on the 31000 block of Pequot Boulevard, Pequot Lakes.

A report at 2:07 p.m. Friday of a theft of a generator from a residence on the 15000 block of First Street, Ironton.

BURGLARY — A report at 7:47 a.m. Saturday of a burglary at Hungry Loon Cafe, 4464 Main St., Pequot Lakes.

A report at 10:35 a.m. Friday of a burglary in progress on the 15000 block of Blueberry Hill Road in the Bay Lake area.

FIRE — A report at 3:34 a.m. Sunday of a fire on the 21000 block of Semler Road, Deerwood. No more details were available.

Baxter police

DISTURBANCE — A report at 12:20 p.m. Saturday of Menards, 15236 Dellwood Dr., having problems with a couple in the store and needed assistance. Officer met with manager who indicated the couple went walking around the store and advised officer they would call if they had anymore problems with them.

THEFT — A report at 1:18 p.m. Friday of a theft of a bicycle last seen in October of 2013 on the 11000 block of Forestview Drive.

Nisswa police

THEFT — A report at 9:32 a.m. Monday of a theft of money from complainant’s purse at the Golf Course Villas, 4067 Golf Villas Circle.

A report at 8:09 a.m. Saturday of a theft of a backpack from a unit at the Golf Course Villas.

ARRESTS — A 23-year-old man and a 26-year-old man were arrested after receiving a report at 2:25 a.m. Sunday of a stolen mini van from Zorbaz in Lake Shore. Officer located the vehicle on Highway 371 and found it parked at a residence on Hole-in-the-Day Drive with two occupants running from the vehicle. Two occupants were located after a short foot chase and arrested. The two occupants were arrested for receiving stolen property, theft of motor vehicle and fleeing on foot.

INTOXICATED — A report at 4:08 p.m. Saturday of an intoxicated male causing a problem at Ye Old Pickle Factory, 25534 Murray Road. Officer learned a male was causing a problem in the pull tabs line. The man said a “local” had cut in front of him and several others to claim his money and buy more tickets. The man expressed his concern that it was not fair and that they were all buying out of the same box.

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

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