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Police Blotter - Feb. 25

Crow Wing sheriff

INFORMATION — A report at 2:18 p.m. Friday of a male stuck in a skid loader on Agate Shores Road in Cuyuna.

FIRE — A report at 10:13 p.m. Saturday of a fire on Deutch Road in Garrison.

THEFT — A report at 4:08 p.m. Saturday of a theft of an ice fishing sled with equipment in it from Garrison Bay.

Brainerd police

ARRESTS — A 23-year-old man was arrested at 10:21 p.m. Sunday for third-degree driving while intoxicated (DWI), second-degree test refusal, driving after revocation and operating an uninsured vehicle. The man was arrested following a report of a one-vehicle accident with a male leaving the area who appeared to be intoxicated on the 1400 block of Laurel Street.

A 36-year-old man was arrested at 12:55 a.m. Sunday for disorderly conduct following a report of a big fight at Liquor Pigz, 718 Laurel St. About 10 officers and deputies responded to the fight.

A 36-year-old man and a 23-year-old man were arrested at 2:17 p.m. Friday for disorderly conduct following a report of a fight in the bathroom at the Brainerd Public Library, 416 S. Fifth St.

HELPFUL — A report at 1:16 a.m. Saturday of a vehicle stuck in the snow on the 700 block of Laurel Street. Several bar patrons helped free the vehicle.

SUSPICIOUS — A report at 3:59 p.m. Saturday of a subject driving a vehicle from the car wash on Mill Avenue to the car wash on Charles Street, who was drinking a beer. Officers located subject and the driver was not intoxicated.

THEFT — A report at 4:37 p.m. Sunday of a male who is in the complainant’s car who is trying to steal it on L Street.

DISTURBANCE — A report at 10:22 p.m. Saturday of an emergency room nurse at Essentia Health-St. Joseph’s Medical Center, 523 N. Third St., being assaulted.

A report at 6:06 p.m. Friday of a female causing a disturbance in the emergency room at the hospital.

Pequot Lakes police

ANIMAL — A report at 3:24 p.m. Thursday that his neighbor’s dog killed another neighbor’s dog. Complainant was concerned since he has two toddlers and in the past, the two dogs would come into his yard and when he would try to get them to leave the dogs wouldn’t.

GAS — A report at 1:04 p.m. Wednesday of a gas leak at Super America, 30923 First St.

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

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