Osakis Police Blotter: June 9-15

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June 9

Suspicious person, caller states a boy on skateboard in parking lot looks upset, unable to locate, Nokomis Street E.

Public assist, escort to state, 1st Avenue E.

Medical, transported, Main Street W.


Parking complaint, caller says she can't get into her driveway, no one at home, no vehicles blocking driveway, Pike Street E.

Fight/assault, report that 16 year old female was assaulted by another female in vehicle, correction: person struck her father during a parental visit at the church, stated she punched him and got into car with mother and drove off, 1st Avenue E.

Threats, person threatened by baby's father, caller states person was there for court ordered parental time, argument between the two in parking lot, 1st Avenue E.

Citation for speed and stop sign violation, 1st Avenue E.

Burning complaint, neighbor complaining that person was burning a mattress, put fire out and informed person of issues, citation issued through mail, Lake Street E.

Warning for expired registration, Lake Street E.

Checked area and locked restrooms.

Juvenile trouble, unable to locate person, 1st Avenue E.


June 10

Warning for speed, 1st Avenue E.

Confiscated and destroyed a small bag of marijuana and one pot plant, Main Street W.

Warning for speed, 1st Avenue E.

Assist other agency, person ran away previous night, they think she is in Osakis, spoke with persons at residence, gave info to Alexandria police, Willow Drive, Alexandria.

Warning for speed, I-94/State Highway 27.

Parking complaint, vehicle parked on street on blocks with both wheels missing, contacted person and they will contact owners, vehicle broke down and will be fixed Monday, 1st Avenue W.

Suspicious person, Nokomis Street E.


Hit and run crash with injuries, red pick up struck a child on her bike and drove off, transported, Lake Street E.

Traffic stop, warning, I-94/State Highway 27.

Noise complaint/disturbance, male playing music in his truck all day, setting up boat speakers, turned it down, Pike Street W.

Medical, transported, Nokomis Street E.

Check welfare, person texted caller and made suicidal comments, transported to ER for evaluation, Main Street W.

June 11

Medical, assisted, Lavens Lakeview Drive.

June 12


Four traffic stops, warning, 1st Avenue E.

Suspicious person, Main Street W.

Suspicious person, State Highway 27.

June 13

Checked area and locked restrooms.

Keys found, 4th Avenue W.

June 14

Fire alarm, false alarm, Main Street W.


Harassment, ex-husband has been driving past person's house, spoke with caller, no active order in place, referred to seek legal counseling, 7th Avenue W.

Traffic stop, warning, 3rd Avenue W.

Education/presentation, flag ceremony, 8th Avenue E.

Fire alarm, no smoke or fire located, Main Street W.

Parking complaint, unknown vehicle keeps parking behind caller's property, vehicle belongs to business close to residence, 2nd Avenue E.

Checked area and locked restrooms.

June 15

Alarm, doors left unlocked, Nokomis Street E.


Warning for speed and no current proof of insurance, 3rd Avenue W.

Warning for speed, 6th Avenue N.

Placed solar speed sign with public works, East Lake Street.

Medical, assisted, Nokomis Street E.

Public assist, civil matter, contract dispute, Lake Street E.

Traffic stop, warning, County Road 51.

Traffic stop, warning, Todd County 115.

Traffic stop, warning, Nokomis Street E.

Traffic stop, warning, 8th Avenue E.

Animal complaint, stray black lab with no collar or tags, left with persons, returned to another person, Pike Street W.

Traffic stop, warning, County Road 51.

Animal complaint, dog barking, 9th Avenue E.

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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