Crime and fire report: Attempted check fraud in Waubun; Tandem trailer stolen in Lake Park

On Tuesday, March 9, at 4:43 p.m., on the 39000 block of County Road 158, Waubun, a party tried to cash a blank check. The bank declined the transaction. Also on Tuesday, at 7:46 a.m., on the 14000 block SW Turtle Lake Road, Lake Park, a black Tandem trailer was stolen.


The following reports were compiled from the Becker County Sheriff’s Office and Detroit Lakes Police Department from an official with knowledge of the cases, unless otherwise noted.

Tuesday, March 9

7:08 a.m., at Walmart at 1583 Highway 10, Detroit Lakes, shoplifter.

7:46 a.m., 14000 block SW Turtle Lake Road, Lake Park, black, tandem trailer stolen.

4:11 p.m., 500 block Balsam Avenue, Frazee, window broken at residence.

4:43 p.m., 39000 block County Road 158, Waubun, attempted check fraud. Bank declined the transaction.


4:52 p.m., near Feather Street, Ogema, drug paraphernalia found.

5:11 p.m., 20000 block Leona Beach Road, Rochert, unauthorized party tried to open a bank account in the caller’s name.

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Wednesday, March 10

8:17 a.m., 38000 block County Highway 21, Waubun, attempted theft of a 4-wheeler.

8:27 a.m., 32000 block Mary Yellowhead Road, Ogema, mobile phone stolen.

9:09 a.m., 46000 block Foss Road, Osage, unemployment fraud.

3:10 p.m., 40000 block County Road 34, Ogema, windows broken on camper.

5:19 p.m., near Highway 10, Audubon, single-vehicle rollover. Driver was transported to a nearby medical clinic.

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