Crime & accidents around Becker County
Tuesday, Feb. 27
At 4:22 p.m. a vehicle was reported to be on fire on 370th Street in Ogema; it was fully engulfed in flames when authorities arrived.
Wednesday, Feb. 28
At 9:55 a.m., a theft was reported at Detroit Lakes High School; cash had been taken out of a jacket in the locker room.
At 3:30 p.m., a caller reported the theft of eight televisions from the 59er in Detroit Lakes; the theft is believed to have occurred sometime in the past month and a half.
At 4:32 p.m., a theft was reported at the Detroit Lakes Walmart; a woman left her cell phone at a checkout counter and the phone was taken.
At 5:21 p.m., a Detroit Lakes caller reported threats on Facebook; an investigation is pending.
Thursday, March 1
At 7:33 a.m., a rollover accident was reported at the intersection of Old Pit Road and U.S. Highway 59 in Detroit Lakes.
At 11:01 a.m., a theft was reported at Burger King in Detroit Lakes; money was taken from a till.
Friday, March 2
At 12:37 a.m., a motor vehicle crash was reported at the Detroit Lakes Burger King.
At 11:50 a.m., a motor vehicle crash was reported at U.S. Highway 59 and Willow Street in Detroit Lakes.
At 3:18 p.m., the White Earth Fleet Department reported the theft of four tires on rims in Ogema.
At 5:22 p.m., a motor vehicle crash, with property damage, was reported on Highway 10 West in Detroit Lakes.
At 6:21 p.m., a caller reported a theft at Park Manor Estates in Detroit Lakes.
At 8:24 p.m., a house was reported to be on fire at 412 Kolb Street in Ogema.
Saturday, March 3
At 4:31 p.m., a theft was reported at the Speak Easy Restaurant in Detroit Lakes.
Sunday, March 4
At 9:03 a.m., a caller reported threats made at Frazee High School.
At 9:23 a.m., it was reported that a 71-year-old male was found deceased at a residence in Lake Park.
At 1:44 p.m., an assault was reported at Garnet Boulevard and 11th Avenue in Detroit Lakes.
At 6:14 p.m., a theft was reported at Walmart in Detroit Lakes.
Monday, March 5
At 12:32 p.m., a caller reported suspicious activity at a residence in Detroit Lakes after receiving strange text messages on her cell phone.
At 4:43 p.m., a burglary was reported at Mahube-Otwa in Detroit Lakes.
At 6:02 p.m., a motor vehicle crash was reported at Lakeside Tavern in Detroit Lakes.