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Law Enforcement Blotter: Thursday, April 12


Thursday, April 12

Suspicious vehicle, at access, unoccupied, Alex.

Suspicious activity, someone messed with some of the driver's vehicles and took some items on Sunday night, Alex.

Public assist, motor vehicle title issue, Alex.

Civil matter, property dispute, Parkers Prairie.

Civil matter, comp wants to visit his dog and it is with person one, Holmes City.

Shooting complaint, target practice, Alex.

Public assist, death notification, Alex.


Thursday, April 12

Check welfare of person, comp and his sons have not been able to get ahold of person one for a couple of weeks and know that she is in a depressive state, all OK.

Public assist, escort to state.

Attempted fraud/scam, Facebook scam.

Drunk driver complaint, swerving all over.

Suspicious activity, selling items out of the back of their vehicle, unable to locate.

Suspicious activity, 2-year-old in car alone.

Attempted fraud/scam, IRS scam.

Gas leak, smell of gas from the area, was able to shut the propane off and called the propane company to come check it out.

Suspicious activity, concerned about ex being in the area.

Traveler’s aid.

Public assist, comp can’t find car, it was towed.

Public assist, daughter is trying to sell her horse and wants to talk to an officer about it.

Hit and run, State Hwy 29 S.

Juvenile trouble, son on house arrest is not home since after school and is not to leave the house.

Public assist, wants help finding her glasses and hears noises.

Public assist, hose is broken on her washing machine.

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

Beth Leipholtz

Beth is a reporter at the Echo Press. She graduated from the College of Saint Benedict in May 2015 with a degree in Communication and Hispanic Studies. Journalism has always been her passion, but she also enjoys blogging and graphic design. In her spare time, she's most likely at Crossfit or at home with her boyfriend and three dogs.

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