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Law Enforcement Blotter: Jan. 4-6

DOUGLAS COUNTY SHERIFF’S OFFICE

Friday, Jan. 4

Suspicious vehicle, caller reported vehicle parked on wrong side of road, Kensington.

Motorist assist, deputy provided lights while driver pushed vehicle off the road.

Property damage crash, vehicle versus deer, County Road 14 NE, County Road 3 NE.

Saturday, Jan. 5

Assist other agency, vehicle in ditch, Interstate 94.

Vehicle in ditch, County Road 73 NE, East Lake Geneva Road NE.

Assist other agency, person transported to motel, Highway 29 S.

Personal injury crash, snowmobile hit a pole, County Road 5 NW, Hermosa Beach Road NW.

Dog bit, caller reported being bit by dog while running, County Road 11 NW.

Noise complaint, caller reported upstairs neighbor drunk, banging on floor, ongoing issue, Nelson.

Property damage crash, vehicle versus deer, County Road 23 SE.

Suspicious person, caller stated male was standing on side of road with flashlight, County Road 5.

Sunday, Jan. 6

Assist other agency, two vehicle crash, no injuries, County Road 7 SW, Highway 27 W.

Driving complaint, two vehicles racing at high rate of speed, County Road 73 NE, Highway 29 N.

Fire, caller reported powerline down, tree started on fire, Kensington.

Property damage crash, vehicle versus deer, County Road 3 NE, Klinders Lane NE.

Driving complaint, vehicle all over the road, Evansville.

Personal injury crash, rollover with injuries, Interstate 94.

Fire, caller reported light pole was starting to spark, power outage, County Road 7 NW.

ALEXANDRIA POLICE DEPARTMENT

Friday, Jan. 4

Property damage crash, vehicle rolled into ditch, Highway 29 S.

Parking complaints, several vehicles parked in no parking zone, 20th Avenue W.

Vehicle in ditch, County Road 45, Latoka Lane SW.

Property damage crash, two vehicles, North Nokomis NE.

Theft, caller requesting officer to stop in, look at footage of shoplifting suspects.

Drug related activity, manager stated tenants have concerns about drug activity.

Drug related activity, caller reported smell of marijuana in building.

Hit and run, caller witnesses hit and run in parking lot, Broadway Street.

Juvenile trouble, caller reported boy was throwing snowballs at cars.

Parking complaint, vehicle parked in fire lane.

Driving complaint, caller reported man left store, made himself a drink in the car, then drove off.

Shooting complaint, caller reported hearing six to eight shots outside, two individuals witnessed fireworks.

Noise complaint, caller reported neighbors playing loud music, banging on the walls.

Saturday, Jan. 5

Property damage crash, one vehicle, Broadway Street.

Shoplifting, female in custody at store, Highway 29 S.

Shooting complaint, caller heard high caliber shots, checked on, military funeral, Voyager Drive.

Shoplifting, female shoplifter, ongoing issue with person, Highway 29 S.

Noise complaint, caller reported kids screaming and yelling, checked on, kids were playing outside.

Suspicious activity, report of vehicle parked at end of driveway, two people got out and walked away.

Driving complaint, caller reported male at gas station seemed impaired, now trying to leave in vehicle, driver cited for DWI.

Sunday, Jan. 6

Theft, caller reported his cell phone was stolen, Evergreen Lane SW.

Suspicious activity, caller reported window on back of building was broken, Broadway Street.

Littering complaint, someone reported dumped their garbage, Lake Street.

Snowmobile complaint, report of male with young child on snowmobile, no helmets.

Vehicle in ditch, 34th Avenue W., Highway 29 S.

Hit and run, 30th Avenue E.

Suspicious activity, caller reported two males left fireworks in the store, wanted them picked up and disposed of, Broadway Street.

Vehicles in ditch, one at 34th Avenue W. and Highway 29 S., another at 10th Avenue E. and Broadway Street.

Noise complaint, caller reported neighbor plays loud video games.

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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