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June 12, 2018
Authorities arrest 2 following 911 call
June 12, 2018 - 4:00am
February 22, 2018
Lakes Area Drug Investigation Division agents arrested two suspects from the Twin Cities area Wednesday who were connected with the sale of large amounts of methamphetamine in Crow Wing County.
Drug agents arrest 2 for selling meth
February 22, 2018 - 2:00am
January 19, 2018
Brainerd police:  DISTURBANCES—Report at 7:11 p.m. Sunday of a disturbance on the 300 block of Washington Street. Officers made contact and learned the tenants were just excited over a football game and there was no disturbance. BrainerdDispatch.com Illustration
Police Blotter - Jan. 19
January 19, 2018 - 10:00am
January 4, 2018
The Crow Wing County Sheriff's Office arrested 37-year-old Charles Weber (left) of Milaca Friday, and he was charged with second-degree burglary Tuesday in Crow Wing County District Court in Brainerd. The other suspect, Owen Swenson (right), 32, Pine River, was arrested Dec. 24 and later charged in Crow Wing County with 14 counts of mail theft. Swenson posted bail Dec. 30 and was released from jail. The Cass County Sheriff's Office Monday issued a felony warrant for Swenson.
Rash of burglaries connected to 2 suspects
January 4, 2018 - 5:00am
January 3, 2018
The Crow Wing County Sheriff's Office arrested Charles Alvin Weber (left), 37, for felony second-degree burglary; Nichole Evelyn Petersen (right), 31, for felony fifth-degree possession of a controlled substance; and a 32-year-old man, a 36-year-old man and a 35-year-old man were booked in Crow Wing County Jail for violating conditions of their probation.
Burglary call results in 5 arrests; 2 charged
January 3, 2018 - 6:00am
January 1, 2018
The Morrison County Sheriff's Office responded Friday to a report of shots fired at a home in Swanville Township. No one inside the residence was injured, but investigators located a window that had been shot through from outside the home, according to a release from the sheriff's office. BrainerdDispatch.com Illustration
Several arrested following SWAT raid in Browerville
January 1, 2018 - 4:00am
December 16, 2017
Baxter police:  SUSPICIOUS—Report at 1:19 p.m. Thursday of a male taking photos over the bathroom stall in the girls' bathroom at the Westgate Mall, 14136 Baxter Drive. The male fled on foot and officers were unable to locate him. BrainerdDispatch.com Illustration
Police Blotter - Dec. 17
December 16, 2017 - 9:00am
September 27, 2017
Two suspects were arrested Monday morning in a shoplifting incident at the Dollar General store on Monroe Street in Garrison, the Crow Wing County Sheriff's Office reported. BrainerdDispatch.com Illustration
2 arrested in shoplifting incident
September 27, 2017 - 4:00am
August 28, 2017
Two McGregor area residents were arrested Aug. 16 after authorities seized more than 102 grams of methamphetamine and multiple weapons at a residence in rural McGregor.
2 face drug and weapon charges
August 28, 2017 - 4:00am
August 25, 2017
Larry Mason, seated left, and Austin Grant, seated right, of the Belcourt Fire Department explain to volunteers who came to Trollwood Park on Friday to search for Savanna LaFontaine-Greywind where they should search. Blake Gumprecht / Forum News Service
Family expresses frustration with police efforts finding missing Fargo woman, organizes own searches
August 25, 2017 - 9:07pm
February 8, 2017
The Morrison County Sheriff's Office reports on Jan. 22 the man went into a gas station and attempted to use counterfeit money to pay for merchandise. During the investigation it was learned three other businesses throughout Morrison County have been receiving counterfeit bills. BrainerdDispatch.com Illustration
Suspect identified in passing counterfeit bills in Morrison County
February 8, 2017 - 12:32am
October 24, 2016
Normal Clayton Olson, III, Tracy Dean Aanerud, Nicole Marie Olson
Drug agents seize meth and firearms; 3 facing charges
October 24, 2016 - 8:36pm
October 7, 2016
Authorities bust 2 Little Falls residents for drugs
October 7, 2016 - 9:50pm
August 8, 2016
Pequot Lakes Police Chief Eric Klang said police were making a traffic stop just after 7 p.m. Sunday at the intersection of Crow Wing County Road 29 and West Twin Lake in Pequot Lakes, when the vehicle fled with two male suspects. Klang said the vehicle crashed into a tree shortly after the pursuit and then a 41-year-old man and a 38-year-old man fled on foot into a swampy, wooded area. BrainerdDispatch.com Illustration
Sunday night police chase ends with 2 arrests
August 8, 2016 - 9:33pm
April 21, 2016
26-year-old Erick Allen Lewandowski and 41-year-old Jason Randall Young were arrested Wednesday after fleeing from authorities attempting to make a traffic stop on Highway 371 near Round Lake.
2 men in custody after police pursuit
April 21, 2016 - 11:02pm