Osakis Police Blotter: June 2-8

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June 2

Juvenile trouble, younger male looking through mailboxes, 7th Avenue W.

Warning for speed and no proof of insurance, 6th Avenue N.

Warning for seatbelt, 4th Avenue W.



Warning for seatbelt, County Road 31 SE.

Warning for speed, 8th Avenue W.

Citation for seatbelt, warning for no proof of insurance and equipment, Calvary Road SE.

Nuisance violation, warning for grass too tall, Nokomis Street W.

Juvenile trouble, out of control 7-year-old in parking lot, Main Street E.

June 3

Assist other agency, caller's aunt just got out of mental facility and is having a breakdown, tried to hit caller and kids, located person and stopped vehicle.


Animal complaint, dog in caller's yard, bull mastif located and brought to police department, no collar or tags, brought to Lakes Area Humane Society, Queen Street W.

Spoke with person at residence that has two dogs and has not gotten tags yet, given until the 14th due to issues with rabies shot, Oak Street W.

Warning for failure to yield, 1st Avenue E.

Warning for stop sign, 1st Avenue E.

Warning for use of wireless device, no driver's license or proof of insurance in possession, 8th Avenue W.

Warning for unbelted passenger, Nokomis Street E.

Warning for speed, 1st Avenue E.

Warning for seatbelt, medical issue with belt, 3rd Avenue W.


Checked area and locked restrooms.

June 4

Medical, pendant push, false alarm, Main Street E.

Medical, transported, Nokomis Street E.

Criminal damage to property, caller states group of kids broke glass on the toy shed for the school, 2 persons were inside shed with windows broken, contacted parents and school, 1st Avenue E.

Suspicious activity, complaint of someone walking through buildings trying handles, unable to locate, Main Street W.

Checked area and locked restrooms.

Warning for no lights, Central Avenue.


June 5

Warning for speed and passing in intersection, County Road 2 SE.

Warning for speed, County Road 82 SE.

Warning for stop sign, I-94/State Highway 27.

Warning for equipment violation, oversized tires need fender flares and mud flaps, working on it, 1st Avenue W.

Parking complaint, vehicle parked the wrong way, driver moved, warning, Lake Street E.

Warning for stop sign, 1st Avenue E.

Warning for speed, 1st Avenue E.


Warning for speed, 6th Avenue N.

Warning for speed, 3rd Avenue W.

Warning for seatbelt, 8th Avenue W.

Suspicious activity, complaint of person knocking on doors late at night asking for cigarettes, will speak to him and ask him to stop, no answer at door, left door hanger, Nokomis Street E.

June 6

Driving complaint, spoke with person about driving conduct with motorcyle, warning, 1st Avenue E.

Animal complaint, Lake Street E.

Assist other agency, Todd County requesting additional units, person arrested for wt. and felony possession of firearm.


Traffic stop, warning, 3rd Avenue W.

June 7

Medical, no transport, 6th Avenue N.

Todd County requesting assistance with perimeter and breach of residence, search for person, unable to locate, person arrested for warrants, 154th Street.

June 8

Information, Todd County vehicle vs pedestrian hit and run, vehicle heading towards Douglas County, unable to locate, County Road 10.

Animal complaint, loose dog in yard, spoke with owner, 2nd warning this week, if loose again he will be cited, Lake Street E.

Citation for driving after revocation, 170th Street.

Harassment, person received anonymous letter concerning yard, 7th Avenue W.

Public assist, caller stated his mom kicked him out and he has nowhere to go, person has warrant out of MO, use caution as he is known to be violent, arrested and transported to jail, 8th Avenue W.

Suspicious activity, kids fishing where they shouldn't be, 27/Lake.

Suspicious activity, caller states neighbors appear to be messing with her resort, would like police presence, Lake Street.

Information and assist other agency, person in Monticello stated their vehicle was shot at on the interstate while west-bound, Land Cruiser with Asian male, unable to locate, I-94.

Updated fire sign.

Harassment, person is harassing caller, just drove by caller speeding and making hand gestures, unable to locate person, Main Street W.

Information, attempt to locate adult male with possible weapons in red vehicle, possibly heading to Georgia.

Checked area and locked restrooms.

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


Lowell Anderson has been a photographer and writer at the Echo Press since 1998.
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