Law Enforcement Blotter: Aug. 10-11


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Tuesday, Aug. 10

Driving complaint, County Road 15 NW, Evansville.

Suspicious activity, East Hope Avenue, Nelson.

Suspicious activity, Interstate 94 SW.


Public assist, 3rd Avenue W.

Assist other agency, 45th Avenue E.

Public assist, Prairie Lane SW.

Public assist, gas drive-off, appears to be an accident, State Highway 29 N.

Public assist, County Road 17 SE.

Public assist, Caribou Lane SE.

Public assist, Park Street, Garfield.

Theft, caller noticed someone broke into storage unit, County Road 82 SE.


Suspicious activity, Sunset Drive SW.

Wednesday, Aug. 11

Driving complaint, County Road 73 NE.

Public assist, Sterns Line Road.

Theft, Big Chip Road NW, Brandon.

Public assist, Borgrud Lane, Evansville.

Public assist, Sunset Drive SW.

Fraud, caller states there is fraudulent activity on Verizon account, Main Street, Evansville.


Public assist, Railroad Street, Evansville.

Assist other agency, Geneva Road NE.

Motorist assist, County Road 82 NW.


Tuesday, Aug. 10

Suspicious activity, Kenwood Street.

Attempted fraud, caller would like officer to pick up counterfeit $100 bill customer used, 3rd Avenue E.

Assist other agency, 34th Avenue E.

Assist other agency, Temple Street.

Public assist, South Broadway Street.

Suspicious activity, Spruce Street.

Suspicious vehicle, 3rd Avenue E.

Theft, South Broadway Street.

Hit and run, truck was keyed, State Highway 29 S.

Fire, small fire in mulch, Broadway Street.

Suspicious vehicle, State Highway 29 S.

Property damage crash, no injuries, 18th Avenue W.

Assist other agency, County Road 4w SW.

Wednesday, Aug. 11

Suspicious activity, Birch Avenue.

Assist other agency, East Lake Cowdry Lane.

Suspicious activity, 10th Avenue E.

Suspicious activity, male and female party laying in parking lot, North Nokomis NE.

Property damage crash, County Road 46 SW.

Drug related activity, 4th Avenue E.

Suspicious person, 6th Avenue E.

Suspicious activity, caller found a knife with an 8-inch blade stuck in one of his trees, Lake Street.

Public assist, South McKay Avenue.

Drug related activity, caller found a needle in a sock in yard waste can, Elm Street.

Property damage crash, State Highway 29 S.

Suspicious activity, State Highway 29 N.

Drug related activity, Twin Boulevard.

Property damage crash, no injuries, 3rd Avenue E.

Public assist, Broadway Street.

Suspicious activity, caller says he saw elderly female shoved into a truck, State Highway 29 S.

Suspicious activity, 50th Avenue E.

Suspicious vehicle, Pioneer Road SE.

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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