Law Enforcement Blotter: April 10-13

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Friday, April 10

Driving complaint, all over the road, Interstate 94, mile marker 90.

Assist other agency, 17th Avenue E.

Public assist, County Road 23 SE.


Fraud, caller reported fraudulent charges on credit card, East Lake Carlos Drive NE, Carlos.

Utility call, report of low hanging wires, South Lake Miltona Drive NE, Miltona.

Attempted fraud, caller reported receiving an email with a demand for money, Walleye Lane SW.

Water related incident, caller reported something floating in the water, it was a piece of a dock, Devils Lake.

Suspicious activity, Big Horn Bay Road NW.

Attempted fraud, caller reported receiving an email with a demand for money, Burkeys Lane NW.

Attempted fraud, caller received letter about inheriting a large sum of money, County Road 14 NE, Miltona.

Noise complaint, report of loud music, 4th Street E., Brandon.


Fire, report of a grass fire, Cross Country Lane SW.

Assist other agency, Brackin Road SE.

Driving complaint, passing vehicles unsafely, high rate of speed, Highway 114 SW.

Motorist assist, County Road 5 NE.

Driving complaint, swerving, passing unsafely, slamming on brakes, County Road 20 NE.

Burning complaint, caller reported large amount of smoke on County Road 22, 39th Avenue NW, Garfield.

Property damage crash, vehicle versus deer, Country Lane SW, Farwell.

Saturday, April 11


Suspicious vehicle, Lake Latoka access.

Suspicious person, County Road 36 NE, Miltona.

Suspicious vehicle, in the gravel pit, County Road 36.

Suspicious vehicle, ran into neighbor's landscaping, East Lake Geneva Road NE.

Driving complaint, caller reported someone tossed something out the window and it broke caller's window, County Road 8 NW.

Trespassing complaint, people playing golf, caller concerned with social distancing, Old Glory Road NE.

Driving complaint, all over the road, Calvary Road SE, Osakis.

Noise complaint, caller reported neighbor's have built a dirt bike trail and the dirt bikes are really loud, County Road 4 SW.


Water related incident, caller reported a female was in a row boat and looks like she is hung up on the ice, County Road 82 NW.

Motorist assist, County Road 3 NE, Carlos.

Suspicious vehicle, County Road 6 NW, Garfield.

Sunday, April 12

Assist other agency, Highway 29 S.

Motorist assist, Highway 29 S.

Theft, caller reported stolen flag, Golden Gate Ave SE.

Motorist assist, County Road 103 SW.


Criminal damage to property, caller reported vehicle went through a retaining wall, Donway Drive NE.

Public assist, County Road 45 SW.

Suspicious activity, North Douglas Avenue, Carlos.

Monday, April 13

Assist other agency, 17th Avenue E.

Assist other agency, Highway 29 S.

Driving complaint, semi not letting another semi pass, Interstate 94, mile marker 115.

Attempted fraud/scam, email scam asking to buy gift cards, West Latoka Drive SW.


Public assist, Central Avenue N., Brandon.

Driving complaint, crossing lines, all over the road, 39th Avenue NW, Garfield.

Theft, caller reported a car dolly was stolen out of his driveway sometime between Thursday and Saturday, Central Avenue N., Brandon.

Public assist, Melvina Lane SW.


Friday, April 10

Public assist, Minnesota Street.

Suspicious activity, door open on cabin, Linden Avenue.

Property damage crash, vehicle versus deer, Nokomis Street.

Property damage crash, minor, Meadow Lane NE.

Public assist, Ash Street.

Theft, caller reported package that was delivered was stolen, 6th Avenue E.

Attempted fraud/scam, caller reported people using name of business to conduct scam calls, Irving Street.

Attempted fraud/scam, caller received letter demanding money, 13th Avenue W.

Property damage crash, two vehicles, no injuries, Highway 29 N.

Public assist, Broadway Street.

Drug related activity, person bringing drugs into residence, Hawthorne Street.

Drug related activity, smell of marijuana coming from apartment, Kenwood Drive.

Public assist, Pioneer Road SE.

Theft, laundry cart, Unumb Street.

Traffic hazard, water main cap sticking out of asphalt, 7th Avenue E.

Suspicious activity, caller reported three kids were playing basketball in parking lot, Fillmore Street.

Suspicious person, County Road 82 SE.

Suspicious activity, South McKay Avenue.

Saturday, April 11

Public assist, Minnesota Street.

Noise complaint, loud music, South Broadway Street.

Assist other agency, 17th Avenue E.

Parking complaint, vehicle has been sitting for two days, Broadway Street.

Theft, caller reported theft of medication and cash from vehicle, 20th Avenue W.

Public assist, 4th Avenue E.

Suspicious vehicle, 5th Avenue W.

Suspicious vehicle, 12th Avenue E.

Property damage crash, South Broadway Street.

Public assist, Wicken Lane NW.

Criminal damage to property, caller reported someone broke into the VIP booth at the grandstand at the Viking Speedway.

Driving complaint, all over the road, throwing trash out of the window, North McKay Avenue.

Suspicious activity, caller reporter bonfire with more than 10 people, 14th Avenue E.

Public assist, South McKay Avenue.

Suspicious activity, caller heard a big popping sound, like a tire popping, North McKay Avenue.

Sunday, April 12

Suspicious activity, Highway 29 S.

Animal complaint, caller reported an injured turkey was in the intersection, North Nokomis NE.

Assist other agency, 15th Avenue W.

Theft, caller reported shed was broken into, 7th Avenue E.

Public assist, Sanibel Drive.

Shoplifting, report of a female shoplifter, Highway 29 S.

Assist other agency, 7th Avenue W.

Motorist assist, 50th Avenue W.

Suspicious activity, Jefferson Street.

Monday, April 13

Suspicious activity, Temple Street.

Parking violations, several on Irving Street and on 9th Avenue E.

Suspicious person, caller reported female in backyard doing tricks with fire, Kenwood Drive.

Animal complaint, dog running loose, 36th Avenue W.

Stolen vehicle, caller reported vehicle was stolen, 5th Avenue E.

Suspicious activity, caller reported her windshield was cracked while vehicle was sitting in driveway, happened two weeks ago, 45th Avenue E.

Hit and run, Highway 29 S.

Animal complaint, caller reported stray dog at airport, Aga Drive.

Theft, caller reported tools were stolen out of vehicle parked in the garage, Jefferson Street.

Personal injury crash, 3rd Avenue E.

Shooting complaint, caller reported hearing two rifle shots, Unumb Street.

Suspicious activity, Hawthorne Street.

Suspicious activity, Willow Drive.

Criminal damage to property, caller reported neighbor kicked and bent some construction signs in caller's yard, Geneva Drive.

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

Celeste Edenloff is the special projects editor and a reporter for the Alexandria Echo Press. She 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 2016 to once again report on the community she calls home.
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