Weather Forecast


Law Enforcement Blotter: Nov. 8


Thursday, Nov. 8

Suspicious activity, caller reported there are people in a field across from her house and she is home alone, Nelson.

Property damage crash, report of a rollover, no injuries, Ida View Drive NW, Lake Ida Way NW.

Assist other agency, caller reported door was found open, unknown if anyone was inside, 6th Avenue E.

Motorist assist, vehicle on side of road, tire in middle of the road, County Road 8 NW, County Road 82 NW.

Animal complaint, two donkeys in the road, one was aggressive, County Road 55 NW, County Road 56 NW, Evansville.

Personal injury crash, County Road 14 NE, Highway 29 N., Parkers Prairie.

Assist other agency, injury crash, Birch Avenue, Highway 29 N.

Assist other agency, two vehicle crash, 34th Avenue W., Nevada Street.

Property damage crash, vehicle versus deer, County Road 40 SW, Sethney Lane SW.

Property damage crash, minor crash, County Road 42 NE, Highway 29 N.


Thursday, Nov. 8

Suspicious vehicle, caller reported a vehicle had been stopping at house, checked on, person making a delivery, gave directions to the proper location, City Park Road.

Fire, garage fire, Irving Street.

Suspicious vehicle, caller reported a vehicle driving through yards, caller stopped driver, asked what was going on, driver acted strange and then took off, North McKay Avenue.

Suspicious activity, caller found a box of 9mm rounds inside the doorway to the building, Iowa Street.

Traffic hazard, report of dumpster that lost load of dirt, 22nd Avenue E., 30th Avenue E.

Suspicious person, caller reported female has been sitting at business for an hour, acting strange, says she is being followed.

Property damage crash, vehicle hit building, Nokomis Street.

Property damage crash, two jeeps involved, no injuries, 8th Avenue E., Jefferson Street.

Shoplifting, female, Highway 29 S.

Stolen vehicle, female wanted to report her vehicle stolen, Highway 29 N.

Burglary, caller reported door was found open, unknown if anyone was inside, residence was searched, all OK, 6th Avenue E.

Personal injury crash, Birch Avenue, Highway 29 N.

Personal injury crash, two vehicles, 34th Avenue W., Nevada Street.

Loud party complaint, caller stated loud party, possible underage drinking, 17th Avenue E.

Driving complaint, vehicle all over the road.

Property damage crash, east side of building, 30th Avenue E.

Shoplifting, adult female, Highway 29 S.

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.

(320) 763-1242