Osakis Police Blotter: March 25-31


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March 25

Check welfare, person did not show up for appointment, staff made contact with a family member and they spoke with person the prior night, she was fine, W Main.

Vehicle unlock, E Lake.

Suspicious person walking around houses, unable to locate, citation issued, W King.


Oven fire, 3 people out of house, W Oak.

Assist other agency, warrant, tamper with motor vehicle, theft of $50, sign promise to appear, arrested and transported to DC Jail, suspect paid bond and was driven back to residence, W 7th Ave, Alexandria.

Medical, transported, N 6th Ave.

Suspicious person, person walking down road and hanging out in area, unable to locate, W King.

Caller needs help closing the door at the Community Center, caller got maintenance man to help, W Nokomis.

March 26

Warning for unreasonable acceleration, Central Ave.

Question about parking on city streets.


Gas drive-off, contacted owner, W Nokomis.

Warning for tint, E 1st Ave/E Rush.

Lost phone, returned to person, E 1st Ave.

Child custody matter, mother was supposed to meet caller at police department for child exchange, hasn't shown up and will not answer phone, civil matter, E Nokomis.

Medical, transported, W Main.

Citation for speed and no proof of insurance, E 1st Ave/E Nokomis.

Assist other agency, 3 cows in road, Bird Lake Rd/CR 3.

Warning for tail light out, 27/4.


Warning for headlight out, W Nokomis.

Warning for speed, E 1st Ave/Hwy 27.

March 27

Warning for speed, E 1st Ave.

Citation for speed, E 1st Ave/Hwy 27.

Warning for expired registration, W Nokomis.

Warning for speed, E 1st Ave/Hwy 27.

Citation for speed, E 1st Ave/Hwy 27.


Assist other agency, driving complaint, red Dodge Caravan, unable to locate, 27/37.

Warning for expired registration, E 7th Ave/E Lake.

Assist other agency, possible drunk driver, unable to locate, West Union.

Assist other agency, 8 yr old girl kicking and punching her mother, refusing to leave with mother, CR 10.

March 28

Dog is having seizure and person needs advice, CPR in progress, dog died, E Main.

Warning for speed, E 4th Ave/E Nokomis.

Citation for proof of insurance, W Nokomis.


Citation for speed, E 1st Ave.

Citation for speed, Hwy 27.

Person would like to speak to officer about threats, E Nokomis.

Assist other agency, medical, N Nelson St, Nelson.

March 29

Medical, transported, E 2nd Ave.

Theft of items from storage unit, golf clubs stolen sometime in last couple months, W Main.

Suspicious person, female walking barefoot on street, unable to locate, W 6th Ave/W Queen.


Commercial burglary alarm, all secure, E Pike.

March 30

False alarm, all appears OK, E Pike.

Vehicle unlock, child locked in vehicle, unlocked, Central Ave.

Two permits to purchase handguns, E Nokomis.

Medical, W Nokomis.

Foot patrol, door checks, Central/Main.

March 31

Six tickets for on-street parking after 2 a.m.

Citation for speed, E 1st Ave.

Assault, ongoing issue, son being assaulted while in school, info passed to school, E 1st Ave.

Gave potential hire tour of TCSO, S 3rd, Long Prairie.

Medical, transported, W Oak.

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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