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Law Enforcement Blotter: August 23


Thursday, August 23

Public assist, notification of person released from jail.

Trespassing complaint, someone working on a car and has been told to leave, person is an employee, will follow up with manager.

Suspicious vehicle, Sunny Brook Drive.

Suspicious vehicle, vehicle parked near comp’s driveway.

Suspicious person, man going door-to-door, asking how many kids live in house, area checked, person and vehicle not located, Carlos.

Water related incident, assisted with jet skis, Lake Osakis.

Found animal, three horse were in comp’s yard, Farwell.

Property damage crash, minor crash, Nokomis Street, Osakis.

Fraud, caller reported someone was using her rental property to collect money.

Motorist assist, vehicle with flashers on, flat tire, tow truck on the way.

Driving complaint, vehicle all over the road.


Thursday, August 23

Suspicious activity, trucks with flashing lights, people talking.

Assist other agency, two horses walking down the road.

Public assist, patient needed ride back home from ER.

ATV complaint, caller reported two ATV’s that drove through lilac bushes and then into a field.

Property damage crash, two vehicles, minor crash, Highway 29.

Fraud, caller reported fraudulent activity on her credit card.

Motorist assist, vehicle with flashers on, stalled, help on the way.

Trespassing complaint, caller reported someone was draining a wetland the state owns.

Motorist assist, vehicle ran out of gas.

Fraud, caller had checks stolen and there were cashed.

Suspicious activity, people in vehicle drinking and driving around parking lot, threw beer can at comp, one person arrest on warrant from Hennepin County.

Theft, caller reported wallet was stolen from his vehicle, 50th Avenue.

Property damage crash, two vehicles, minor crash, 6th Avenue, Nokomis Street.

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 nearly 200 races with her husband, Al, covering the 5K, 10K, 10-mile and half-marathon (13.1 mile) distances.

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