Crime & Accidents
The following items were taken from reports at the Detroit Lakes Police Department and the Becker County Sheriff's Department.
Tuesday, July 21
At 12:20 p.m. an Osage man reported a burglary at his home and garage on the 22000 block of Martha's Road.
At 1:02 p.m. a 17-year-old Menahga resident reported being assaulted.
At 1:13 p.m. a Detroit Lakes man reported the theft of a Minnkota trolling motor from the marina on Deadshot Bay sometime after July 4.
At 4:26 p.m. an Audubon man reported a man attempted to damage a passing gravel truck on DeRoye Road.
At 7:31 p.m. an Ogema woman reported an accident with possible injuries on County Road 34 and Net Lake Road. White Earth Ambulance was there about 20 minutes. A tribal officer was on the scene for several hours.
At 8:37 p.m. a Ponsford woman reported the theft of a 1993 Chevy Cavalier from a residence on the 48000 block of Highway 225, Ponsford.
At 10:06 p.m. a Frazee woman reported a semi slid into a ditch on Highway 87. There were no injuries.
Wednesday, July 22
At 6:09 a.m. the Soo Pass Ranch reported a golf cart had been stolen and the suspect was being held at Blue Ox campground.
At 10:30 a.m. a theft was reported in Frazee.
At 3:42 p.m. an ambulance was dispatched to the Soo Pass Ranch after a man fell and needed stitches to close a cut in his head.
At 8:36 p.m. a woman reported two young men body surfing down a hill on Minnesota Avenue on some type of skateboard.
Thursday, July 23
At 12:02 a.m. police warned a man who was running a shuttle bus from the Soo Pass Ranch into Detroit Lakes and back without a taxi license
At 10:03 a.m. a resident on the 700 block of North Shore Drive requested help dealing with a skunk. The animal was dispatched by a police officer and the body removed by the public works department.
At 3:27 p.m. an accident was reported on the 200 block of Main Street E., Detroit Lakes near Highway 10. A crew from St. Mary' s EMS was on the scene for more than an hour, with no additional information.
At 11:37 p.m. an employee at Camp Cormorant reported a 14-year-old boy had suffered head and neck injuries after falling and hitting the back of his head. He was in pain and having difficulty breathing.