Crime and accidents
The following items were taken from reports at the Detroit Lakes Police Department and Becker County Sheriff's Department:
Tuesday, May 25
At 3:33 p.m. a small fire was reported in the City Park near a shelter. The Detroit Lakes Fire Department said the fire appeared to be caused by charcoal grill.
Friday, May 28
At 5:07 p.m. residents on County Road 32 reported an ATVer keeps doing donuts on his driveway and that it's an ongoing problem.
At 6:09 p.m. a two-vehicle accident with one minor injury was reported on Highway 10 west of Highway 59.
At 6:27 p.m. police were called to a fight on Minnesota Avenue. The two people involved had been drinking.
At 9:24 p.m. a burglary was reported on County Highway 34 while the residents were gone. A 50-inch television appears to have been stolen.
At 9:25 p.m. caller reported a jet ski was out on Lake Eunice after hours.
Saturday, May 29
At 2:09 a.m. a fight broke out at the Sand Bar because a man snapped a glass away from another man and the two got into a verbal argument. A woman also claimed to have been punched, but her story changed several times. Bouncers asked the men to leave.
At 10:37 a.m. the Audubon water tower was vandalized, police suspect it was done by kids who live nearby.
At 2:53 p.m. a hillside fire was reported at the 32000 block of Two Inlets Drive. The Park Rapids Fire Department responded to the fire and was there for at least seven hours.
At 6:39 p.m. the Frazee Fire Department responded to a fire on Pleasant View where a trailer that was burned before was smoldering again.
At 7 p.m. Detroit Lakes Police issued a citation to two individuals for minor consumption of alcohol in the Detroit Lakes Police Department's parking lot.
Sunday, May 30
At 2:01 p.m. theft from a vehicle was reported with $300, GPS and a charger stolen. The car was left unlocked.
At 9:32 p.m. police were called to the intersection of Davis Avenue and Main Street where a dog was hit by a car and injured.
The caller said the driver drove off at first but a few minutes later reported the incident to the police. The owner of the dog said he was taken off his leash at the time and went to the bathroom across the street from her home. The dog is currently receiving medical attention in Fargo.
Monday, May 31
At 5 a.m. caller reported shots were fired from across the lake close to Wilderness Bay Drive the night before at 10 p.m.
Wednesday, June 2
At 9:30 a.m. police were called to Dino Mart after a wrestling match ensued between man who was visiting a friend from Texas and her boyfriend who confronted him because he didn't like the situation.
At 11:43 a.m. a Lake Eunice Township Board member was reportedly collecting money from the township for work, a violation of state statute.
At 12:11 p.m. a resident on the 27000 block of 520th Avenue reported a mule was on his property and it kept jumping the fence. The owner was contacted to get the mule back.
At 3:08 p.m. the Becker County Sheriff's Department was called to the White Earth Clinic to locate a person wanted for third degree assault.
At 4:04 p.m. a rollover with no injuries was reported at Schoolhouse Road. Both doors of the vehicle were locked and the occupants were unable to get out, but eventually both parties got out without help.
At 4:41 p.m. a residence at the 500 block of East Main Street reported several items were stolen from his residence that had been unoccupied since January.
At 5:11 p.m. a caller reported seeing a boat tied up at the Public Access Lakeside. The boat appeared to have someone sleeping in it.
At 5:37 p.m. a caller reported a child left in the car while the parent was inside the Detroit Lakes Library for 15 minutes.
At 7:53 p.m. a resident found a full box of meat in her yard. Police told the seller to return the box back to Dakota Country Foods where it came from.
At 9:15 p.m. an intoxicated male was reportedly in the ditch and then on the roadway on Highway 225.
Thursday, June 3
At 1:18 a.m. an unoccupied vehicle was left in water on Mountain Road.
At 5:50 a.m. calves were out on the road on County Road 34. They were gone by the time police got to the area.