Baxter police

ARRESTS — A 38-year-old man was arrested at 5:05 p.m. Thursday, Feb. 11, for driving while intoxicated after police conducted a welfare check at a residence on the 5400 block of Fairview Road in response to a report of children being left alone.

A 19-year-old man was arrested at 9:18 p.m. Wednesday after flagging down an officer along Highway 210 and Baxter Drive and reporting his girlfriend took his phone. The man was cited for underage consumption.

A 23-year-old woman was arrested at 3:33 p.m. Feb. 5 for giving a false name to a police officer and violating the conditions of her release after a report of an intoxicated woman carrying a bottle of Hennessy and harassing customers at Walmart, 7295 Glory Road.

SUSPICIOUS — Report at 2:23 a.m. Friday of people who appeared to be under the influence after observing suspicious activity on the 7200 block of Fairview Road.

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Report at 3:05 a.m. Thursday of a person in the bathroom at AmericInn Lodge and Suites, 7836 Fairview Road, for over an hour and then loitering in the lobby. The officer took the person to a residence in Brainerd.

Report at 10:59 p.m. Wednesday of a person acting oddly in a parking lot at AmericInn. The person didn’t want any assistance.

Report at 12:19 p.m. Wednesday of someone stalking the caller’s wife since September. The caller stated the unknown person leaves flowers and notes on her vehicle while at work, though nothing threatening.

Report at 6:47 a.m. Feb. 6 of a caller hearing a loud bang outside an apartment on the 14000 block of Grand Oaks Drive. Caller believed she also saw people in dark clothing running through the parking lot. Officers were unable to locate anyone.

Report at 10:16 p.m. Feb. 5 of a female in the bathroom for an extended period of time at Holiday Stationstore, 15052 Dellwood Drive. The female left prior to police arrival.

Report at 4:06 p.m. Feb. 5 of someone attempting to break into the caller’s apartment on the 14000 block of Grand Oaks Drive. No entry was made but damage to the garage door and front door.

THEFTS — Report Thursday of shoplifting at Fleet Farm, 14114 Dellwood Drive. A 42-year-old man was cited for misdemeanor theft.

Report Wednesday of a male stealing $118.13 worth of lighters at Holiday Stationstore, 15052 Dellwood Drive.

Report Wednesday of a man failing to pay for items at the self checkout at Walmart. The man refused to come back to the store. Store staff stated they have numerous cases open on this man.

Report Feb. 9 of a female who switched the UPC barcode on items at Walmart. Officers made contact with the female, who agreed to return the merchandise and was cited for shoplifting.

Report Feb. 8 of a theft with a total loss of $477.94 at Fleet Farm. A 25-year-old man was cited for theft.

A 44-year-old woman was cited for shoplifting at 2:11 p.m. Feb. 5 at Walmart.

DISTURBANCES — Report at 8:21 a.m. Thursday of a domestic disturbance on the 14000 block of Grand Oaks Drive. A person was taken to Essentia Health-St. Joseph’s Medical Center and placed on a mental health hold.

Report at 5:36 p.m. Wednesday of a person wanting another person removed due to accusations he stole money at a residence on the 6000 block of Donald Street. The person agreed to leave and the caller was given options on eviction and the harassment restraining order process.

Report at 12:46 p.m. Wednesday of a person having a panic attack on the 12000 block of Eagle Drive. The person refused ambulance service.

Report at 12:44 p.m. Wednesday of a resident wanting their grandson removed from the residence on the 12000 block of Eagle Drive, as he was causing a domestic disturbance.The grandson left for work and stated he would make arrangements to stay with other family members.

Report at 10:19 p.m. Feb. 8 of a woman stating her apartment was trashed by relatives on the 6800 block of Clearwater Road. The caller then realized she was having night terrors and nobody had actually been in her apartment. The caller refused medical help.

Report at 5:17 p.m. Feb. 8 of a male unable to pay for a room at Holiday Inn Express, 15739 Audubon Way. Hotel staff asked him to leave. Officers transported the male to a friend’s house in Brainerd.

Crow Wing sheriff

SUSPICIOUS — Report at 11:44 p.m. Thursday of a suspicious vehicle on the 19000 block of Nokay Lake Road, Deerwood. The vehicle had a flat tire.

Report at 10:03 p.m. Thursday of a suspicious vehicle on the 11000 block of Oakridge Road, Brainerd. The vehicle was stuck.

Report at 6:33 p.m. Thursday of two males who stopped by the caller’s property on the 17000 block of County Highway 11, Crosby, talking to people in the neighborhood about cancer.

DISTURBANCES — Report at 8:57 p.m. Thursday of a domestic disturbance on the 14000 block of Crow Wing County Highway 10, Deerwood. People involved agreed to separate.

Little Falls police

ARRESTS — A 43-year-old man was arrested at 10:14 p.m. Feb. 2 following a vehicle theft complaint on the 1400 block of Riverview Drive.

ASSIST — Assisted Little Falls Fire Department at 8:14 p.m. Feb. 2 with a person trapped under a car on the 17000 block of Iris Road. Morrison County sheriff’s deputies had the person out from under the car upon arrival.

DISTURBANCES — Report at 4:17 p.m. Feb. 2 of two people arguing on Eighth Street Northwest. Officers arrived at the area and were told the two people went into a residence but did not know which one.

Report at 8:46 p.m. Jan. 29 of a possible domestic assault at an apartment on Second Avenue Northeast. Officers made contact and learned there was an argument but nothing physical.

Report at 11:02 a.m. Jan. 28 of a dispute between a mother and daughter on the 600 block of Fourth Street Southeast. The daughter left the residence before officers arrived.

SUSPICIOUS — Report at 10:59 p.m. Jan. 27 of a male possibly attempting to break into a residence on the 400 block of First Avenue Southeast. Officers made contact and the person had the wrong house.

Morrison sheriff

SUSPICIOUS — Report at 10:10 a.m. Jan. 30 of a female walking on Grouse Road in Little Falls in a snowsuit. The complainant said hi and the female grunted at her. The complainant was concerned something may be wrong. The deputy located the woman and everything was OK.

Report at 5:59 a.m. Jan. 30 of suspicious activity where two people were acting suspicious at Reds Auto, 104 Main St. N., Pierz. The people did not steal anything and were advised to leave the store and stop causing problems.

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— Compiled by Jennifer Kraus, staff writer. Go to to follow her on Twitter.