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Law Enforcement Blotter: June 26


Tuesday, June 26

Assist other agency, state park employees requesting extra patrol in lower campground, had some issues, Carlos.

Drunk, man in parking lot extremely intoxicated wandering around and swearing.

Traffic hazard, dead deer in the middle of the road, Osakis.

Driving complaint, vehicle speeding, passed four cars.

Juvenile trouble, caller reported two young males walking north in ditch, caller thought they were too young to be on their own.

Lost animal, missing six jersey calves, last seen heading down County Road 93.

Driving complaint, man reported a semi almost ran him off the road, Brandon.

Assist other agency, runaway male from Williston, North Dakota could be in area, has history of stealing vehicles and firearms, Williston authorities pinged phone which indicated vehicle was in Stearns County.

Drug-related activity, anonymous complaint of woman doing drugs with small child at home.

Drunk, called indicated intoxicated female was trying to drown herself in the bathtub, then said female was throwing things and being verbally aggressive, she was brought to neighbors house for the night.


Tuesday, June 26

Traffic hazard, six-point buck on side of road, alive but with broken legs, deer was dispatched.

Public assist, man set overnight bag on car, drove off, thinks it fell off somewhere between his location and Alexandria.

Property damage crash, two vehicles, minor crash took place last night.

Found property, black bi-fold wallet.

Property damage crash, one vehicle rear-ended another vehicle, no injuries.

Traffic hazard, injured bird in middle of the road.

Parking complaint, two vehicles with expired tabs abandoned in parking lot.

Driving complaint, comp said vehicle didn’t pull over for a police car with lights and sirens on and was tailgating comp and yelled and swore at him.

Animal complaint, dog in vehicle, windows barely cracked.

Parking complaint, vehicle with expired tabs.

Criminal damage to property, comp stated someone busted out his window sometime today.

Driving complaint, comp witnessed driver of vehicle run over several mailboxes, vehicle should have a smashed front windshield, driver pulled over, cited for use of communication device.

Driving complaint, truck pulling trailer all over the road.

Fraud, caller said her credit card info was stolen at the pumps, unknown how or where info was gathered, charges were made in Chicago.

Public assist, comp put handcuffs on brother while he was sleeping, doesn’t have keys, needs assistance getting them off.

Theft, comp reporting jewelry and cigarettes stolen.

Found bike, comp found a kids bike at his house.

This is not a comprehensive report of all local law enforcement activity, rather, a brief recap of daily calls for service.

Celeste Edenloff

Celeste is a reporter for the Alexandria Echo Press and has lived in the Alexandria Lakes Area since 1997. She first worked for the Echo Press as a reporter from 1999 to 2011, and returned in June 2016 to report on the community she calls home. Besides writing articles for the Echo Press, she has a blog, “Newspaper Girl on the Run.” Celeste is on a continuous healthy living journey and loves to teach bootcamp fitness classes and run. She has participated in more than 200 races with her husband, Al, covering the 5K, 10K, 10-mile and half-marathon (13.1 mile) distances.

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