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Law Enforcement Blotter: April 4-7

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DOUGLAS COUNTY SHERIFF’S OFFICE

Monday, April 4

Motorist assist, semi stopped in the middle of the road, verbal warning, County Road 46 SW.

Suspicious activity, male and female came to caller's address, female said they were there to get a dog, caller thinks they may be trying to scope out the caller's dog to steal later, East Lake Geneva Road NE.

Driving complaint, driver smells of alcohol, tested, negative impairment, State Highway 29 N.

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Attempted fraud, caller was on a dating website earlier this week speaking to person who is now claiming to be underage, caller sent $5,600 to person, Prairie Road NE, Carlos.

Attempted fraud, caller received letters from Publishers Clearinghouse and believes they are fake, told caller this was a scam, helped caller shred the letters and told her to call back if they keep harassing her via phone, Douglas Street, Garfield.

Criminal damage to property, caller just arrived on scene and locks to multiple buildings have been cut, unsure if anything has been stolen, County Road 35 NW, Parkers Prairie.

Tuesday, April 5

Assist other agency, Jefferson Street.

Assist other agency, Interstate 94, Garfield.

Assist other agency, Third Avenue W.

Public assist, lift assist, Carlson Beach Road NW.

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Public assist, Shady Haven Drive NW.

Driving complaint, caller is driving a gray Malibu and was almost hit by vehicle when it passed her, County Road 13 NE.

10-52 with one vehicle, crash with injuries, County Road 4 SE.

Suspicious vehicle, old camper has been sitting at the access, East Lake Cowdry Road NW.

10-50 hit and run, minor crash, no injuries, County road 104 NW.

Wednesday, April 6

Assist other agency, Fourth Avenue E.

Suspicious person, woman in the middle of the road trying to stop traffic, County Road 82 NW.

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Drug-related activity, person has seen another person and his friends do drugs at address, Thoennes Lane NW, Parkers Prairie.

Public assist, South Lake Jessie road SE.

Suspicious vehicle, SUV parked across the street for the past 30 minutes running, State Highway 27 W, Kensington.

Assist other agency, Lake Street E, Osakis.

Thursday, April 7

Attempted fraud, caller would like a call back on an attempted fraud, County Road 96 SW, Kensington.

Public assist, lift assist, State Highway 114 SW.

Assist other agency, 34th Avenue E.

Public assist, concerns about speed limits near his home, 34th Avenue W.

Suspicious person, three males walking behind trailer houses, caller doesn't recognize them, Ellingson's Heating working on some issues in the neighborhood, First Avenue N, Miltona.

Criminal damage to property, caller noticed vehicle tracks in the ditch and his fire number post bent, Prairie Road NE, Carlos.

Public assist, County Road 24 NW, Evansville.

Suspicious person, male riding a bike on tracks heading southeast, Brush Wolf Road SE.

Motorist assist, vehicle ran out of gas, State Highway 29 S.

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Monday, April 4

Public assist, bring male from ER to his vehicle, State Highway 29 S.

Motorist assist, County Road 46 SW.

Property damage crash, two-vehicle crash, no injuries, not blocking, 34th Avenue W.

Property damage crash, two-vehicle crash, no injuries, not blocking, Nokomis Street.

Public assist, Natures Trail.

Juvenile trouble, North McKay Avenue.

Driving complaint, black truck almost hit caller in the parking lot and then parked in a handicapped spot with no handicapped sign in the window, driver has disability listed on license, State Highway 29 S.

Driving complaint, caller states several cars would not stop for female trying to cross the crosswalk, Broadway Street.

Attempted fraud, caller's husband purchased a fish finder on Facebook and now are not getting communication back about the product, Agnes Boulevard.

10-50 hit and run, caller believes his car was door dinged at location two weeks ago and would like a report, Third Avenue W.

Attempted fraud, person is using a cash app scamming people, State Highway 29 N.

Attempted fraud, caller believes she's been given a fake ID, Broadway Street.

Tuesday, April 5

Assist other agency, Jefferson Street.

Assist other agency, Interstate 94, Garfield.

Assist other agency, Third Avenue W.

Public assist, lift assist, Carlson Beach Road NW.

Public assist, Shady Haven Drive NW.

10-52 with one vehicle, one-vehicle crash with injuries, County Road 4 SE.

Suspicious vehicle, old camper has been sitting at access, East Lake Cowdry Road NW.

10-50 hit and run, no injuries, County Road 104 NW.

Wednesday, April 6

Assist other agency, Fourth Avenue E.

Public assist, male party having a manic episode, Eighth Avenue E.

Driving complaint, caller witnessed a semi do a U-turn, County Road 46 SW.

Public assist, Kenwood Street.

Property damage crash, semi took out a stop sign, 17th Avenue E.

Driving complaint, Chevy truck speeds off very loud, Jefferson Street.

Property damage crash, minor crash, South Broadway Street.

Theft, NSF check for $891.18, North Nokomis NE.

Theft, NSF check for $214.55, 22nd Avenue E.

Public assist, Third Avenue W.

Attempted fraud, caller states that someone has been trying to access his bank account, Highland Trail SW.

Motorist assist, semi blocking both lanes, 34th Avenue W.

Theft, caller states someone took the Interlock system out of her car, Oak Knoll Drive NE.

Attempted fraud, caller received text message from an unknown number threatening to harm others if he doesn't pay them, scam number, advised to block, Unumb Street.

Thursday, April 7

Suspicious activity, one person pounded on AC unit, flipped grill over, Elm Street.

Property damage crash, minor crash between two semis, Evergreen Lane SW.

Suspicious vehicle, 34th Avenue E.

10-50 hit and run, red car ran into semi and took off, Third Avenue E.

Property damage crash, minor crash, State Highway 29 S.

Juvenile trouble, North McKay Avenue.

Public assist, lift assist, Lake Street.

Theft, theft four days ago and trespass violation two days ago with person, State Highway 29 S.

Attempted fraud, attempted scam through gift cards, advised to block phone number and inform bank of threat to take her money, Darling Avenue E.

Assist other agency, Eighth Avenue E.

Attempted fraud, caller was scammed out of $350 from her bank account, Douglas Street.

Driving complaint, blue truck has been racing all night, Cedar Street.

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

Travis Gulbrandson covers several beats, including Osakis School Board and Osakis City Council, along with the Brandon-Evansville School Board. His focus will also be on crime and court news.
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