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The following items were taken from reports at the Detroit Lakes Police Department and Becker County Sheriff's Department:

Tuesday, June 15


• At 2:25 p.m. a Detroit Lakes female caller requested assistance to get handcuffs off a 7-year-old's hands.

• At 2:58 p.m. a male caller requested extra patrols at Toad Lake Town Hall.

Wednesday, June 16

• At 9:14 a.m. a Detroit Lakes man reported suspicious activity at his residence on the 34000 block of Borah Road. Someone entered his garage and the doors to a vehicle and glove box were left open, but nothing was missing.

• At 9:29 a.m. Detroit Lakes Police responded to a resident's complaint of someone driving across his lawn again and smashing the flower bed. Officers said the act was "very intentional."

• At 10:29 a.m. a Cenex employee reported a counterfeit $10 bill.

• At 1:05 p.m. police responded to a two-vehicle accident with no injuries at Willow Street and Lake Avenue.

• At 2:35 p.m. a male shoplifter was issued a $41.92 citation at Walmart.

• At 3:29 p.m. the sheriff's office received a call about a man selling No Name Steak out of a vehicle in Detroit Lakes.

• At 8:44 p.m. a female caller reported two intoxicated males on County Road 34 East of White Earth.

• At 9:45 p.m. Detroit Lakes Police arrested a male who was wanted by Cass County authorities for a felony.

• At 11:34 p.m. a Detroit Lakes male caller said his house, on the 24000 block of Woodland Lane, has been toilet-papered.

Thursday, June 17

• At 12:10 a.m. a male caller reported an intoxicated man who was walking shirtless in the middle of the street on Roosevelt Avenue.

• At 4:49 a.m. a Menahga female reported her vehicle stolen from the driveway but was later returned and the suspect was arrested.