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Law Enforcement Blotter: May 14


Tuesday, May 14

Animal complaint, report of a cow on the road, County Road 12 NW, Garfield.

Patrol activity, vehicle parked at park, was camping overnight, advised park is not a campground and told to check other area parks, Brophy Landing NW.

Assist other agency, report of someone crawling through a window to get into an apartment, Spruce Street.

Public assist, caller concerned about young girl playing in the road, the area is currently a construction zone and caller is afraid girl will get hit, wants parents talked to, Breezy Circle NW.

Suspicious activity, report of occupied vehicle parked by the park, checked on, person was playing PokemonGo, Park Street, Garfield.

Public assist, caller inquiring about road right of way, wants to pick asparagus, Prairie View Lane NW, Brandon.

Driving complaint, caller reported vehicle travels at a high rate of speed most mornings, County Road 34 NW.

Parking complaint, report of vehicle partially parked on the road, Latoka Drive NW.

Fire, deputy checking on an unattended fire, may have been started by a cigarette, Aldrich Road NW.

Public assist, report of several storage units broken into, Jackson Park SW.

Animal complaint, caller having problems with neighbors dog coming onto yard, County Road 77 SE.

Fire, report of grass fire, Highway 29 N.

Fire, report of machine shed on fire, County Road 6.

Animal complaint, report of cow outside fence and near the road, County Road 7 SW, Kensington.

Criminal damage to property, caller reported window was shot out, found bullet inside the house, Highway 27 W, Kensington.


Tuesday, May 14

Suspicious person, report of man pounding on door for several minutes, Jefferson Street.

Noise complaint, anonymous complaint of people having bonfire, being loud, 5th Avenue E.

Suspicious activity, caller believes someone crawled through the window to get into the apartment next to him, Spruce Street.

Traffic hazard, report of lumber in the roadway, County Road 45 SW.

Suspicious activity, report of male who jumped into basement window wearing just underwear, 6th Avenue E.

Drug related activity, caller reported drug deal was happening in the parking lot, Broadway Street.

Driving complaint, caller reported vehicles always running red light around 8 a.m. and 5 p.m., 10th Avenue, Broadway Street.

Animal complaint, report of dog locked in vehicle, 50th Avenue West.

Personal injury crash, minor injuries, 50th Avenue West.

Conservation, report of large dead turtle in the road, 3rd Avenue W.

Driving complaint, report of two vehicles racing, 10th Avenue E.

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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