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Law Enforcement Blotter: April 1


Monday, April 1

Property damage crash, report of railroad crossing arm coming down and striking a vehicle, arm is now broken, County Road 20 NE.

Public assist, tow company requesting lights, removing a stalled bus from roadway, County Road 13 NE.

Found property, license plate found.

Theft, caller reported theft of four batteries from semi-tractor parking alongside his garage, valued at $90 each, County Road 22 NW.

Driving complaint, report of juvenile male on motorcycle doing wheelies, speeding, spoke with father who will relay message that dirt bikes are not allowed on the road or in the ditch, County Road 3 NE.

Animal complaint, caller reported neighbor’s dogs keeps coming on his property and is very aggressive, Miltona.

Noise complaint, report of loud music Kensington.


Monday, April 1

Attempted scam, caller received suspicious voicemail, wanted officer to listen to it, scam call, 3rd Avenue W.

Suspicious vehicle, report of vehicle with back window smashed out, bunch of junk in it, caller believes vehicle was abandoned, Lilac Lane.

Public assist, caller reported male called her names and flipped her off, Highway 29 S.

Suspicious vehicle, caller arrived at work and a vehicle was driving through parking lot, 36th Avenue W.

HIt and run, 7th Avenue E., Broadway Street.

Suspicious activity, caller reported two men fighting outside, looked like one pulled a gun, Highway 29 N.

Juvenile trouble, report of kids throwing food, specifically a taco, at a vehicle, 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.

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