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Crime and Accidents

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

Thursday, Jan. 7

• At 2:22 p.m., a caller from Cormorant Pub reported that someone called from Office Max needing a checking account number to complete an order. The number was given, but it turned out to be a scam.

Friday, Jan. 8

• At 2:14 a.m., Detroit Lakes police arrested a 37-year-old male on suspicion of DWI during a traffic stop on Highway 10.

• At 11:54 a.m., a caller from the Alano Club in Detroit Lakes called police for help in removing a male from the smoking shelter.

• At 2:07 p.m., a caller from St. Joseph's Hospital in Park Rapids reported a snowmobile accident occurred on County Road 47 near 170th Street in Green Valley Township.

• At 5:37 p.m., a two-vehicle accident was reported at the Highway 10-Roosevelt Avenue intersection. No one was injured.

Saturday, Jan. 9

• At 1:25 p.m., a 71-year old South Round Lake Township woman reported a house break-in on the 40700 block of Johnny Ladoux Road.

• At 10:46 p.m., a Detroit Lakes female residing on the 1200 block of Lake Avenue called to report loud music coming from Zorbaz. A live band was playing and the volume was turned down.

Sunday, Jan. 10

• At 2:59 a.m., a 63-year-old West Sugar Bush Township man reported that another male came to his door stating that he was in an accident. The man left in another vehicle.

• At 2:53 p.m., a 21-year-old male was arrested on a warrant on County Road 124 near Ponsford.

• At 11:55 p.m., a disturbance involving two females at the Northside was reported.

Monday, Jan. 11

• At 7:49 a.m., a school bus driver reported that a young child was wandering around outside at Town Lake Trailer Court in Frazee.

• At 8:18 a.m., a 34-year-old Ponsford male reported a BB hole in his window at a residence on the 46000 block of 283rd Street.