ADVERTISEMENT

ADVERTISEMENT

Crime and fire report: Frazee man arrested for possible DWI and fleeing, crashed into a parked semitrailer

A 53-year-old Frazee man was arrested for possible DWI and fleeing in a motor vehicle after crashing into a parked semitractor-trailer, according to a Becker County emergency dispatch report. No injuries.

Crime Report graphic dlpf
We are part of The Trust Project.

Wednesday, Nov. 23

8:48 a.m., near Becker County, drug-related.

8:59 a.m., near Highway 59 and Highway 34, Detroit Lakes, two-vehicle crash. No injuries.

1:40 p.m., near Askelson Drive, Lake Park, two-vehicle crash. One vehicle occupant reported a possible chest injury and was transported to Essentia Health St. Mary’s in Detroit Lakes for treatment.

2:20 p.m., near Detroit Lakes, suicide-related. A 25-year-old Detroit Lakes man was transported to Essentia Health St. Mary’s for evaluation.

3:52 p.m., near Main Street, Detroit Lakes, phone scam reported. No information given to the scammer.

ADVERTISEMENT

More Crime and Courts:
The state Bureau of Criminal Apprehension on Jan. 25 requested public help after 35 overdoses in north-central Minnesota since Dec. 1, 2022.
A woman reported that she had been sexually assaulted the night before at her home in Detroit Lakes and sought medical attention the following day from injuries sustained during the attack.
A mental health screening was requested for 51-year-old Vincent Muccio, who was previously committed for treatment needs.
Lawmakers asked for a review amid an investigation of the nonprofit Feeding Our Future. Employees and others are accused of using $250 million intended for meal programs for real estate and travel.

5:17 p.m., near Juniper Street, Frazee, possible phone scam. Some personal information was given.

6:52 p.m., near Veterans Memorial Parkway, Detroit Lakes, two-vehicle crash. No injuries.

7:12 p.m., near Ogema, suicide-related. A 19-year-old White Earth man was transported to Essentia Health St. Mary’s in Detroit Lakes for evaluation.

7:47 p.m., near Almquist Road, Detroit Lakes, fraud. A 74-year-old Detroit Lakes man sent about $2,400 to a possible scammer in India via Western Union at Walmart in Detroit Lakes. Attempts are being made to stop the payment.

10:22 p.m., at Walmart, Detroit Lakes, continuing harassment reported. The caller was advised on harassment restraining order procedures.

Thursday, Nov. 24

2:44 a.m., near Loon Drive, Ogema, assault. The victim denied medical attention. A 38-year-old White Earth man was transported to Essentia Health St. Mary’s in Detroit Lakes for a possible hand injury and was then arrested and taken to the Becker County Jail.

10:02 a.m., near Long Lake Road and Longview Drive, Detroit Lakes, a caller reported an exposed manhole damaged their vehicle.

11:52 a.m., near east Frazee Street, Detroit Lakes, parked vehicle damage reported.

ADVERTISEMENT

12:27 p.m., near Smokey Hills Trail, Osage, two hunters were reportedly trespassing on private property.

2:58 p.m., near Highway 10, Detroit Lakes, a light pole was struck by a vehicle. No injuries.

7:42 p.m., at Becker County Jail, an inmate reported receiving terrorist threats involving a possible ATV theft.

11:31 p.m., near Highway 87 and County Road 31, Frazee, officer-involved pursuit. The fleeing vehicle crashed into a parked semitractor-trailer. No injuries. A 53-year-old Frazee man was arrested for possible DWI and fleeing in a motor vehicle.

Friday, Nov. 25

12:40 p.m., near Falcon Street, Audubon, a gas line was struck. Minnesota Energy responded to the scene.

1:17 p.m., near Frazee Street, Detroit Lakes, two-vehicle crash. No injuries.

2:38 p.m., near McKinley Avenue, Detroit Lakes, parked vehicle damage reported.

5:05 p.m., near Highway 10 and 2nd Street, Lake Park, a vehicle struck a light pole and then a second vehicle ran over the light pole. No injuries.

ADVERTISEMENT

9:26 p.m., near Cherry Ridge Drive, Detroit Lakes, verbal argument. A 34-year-old Detroit Lakes man was arrested on an unrelated warrant.

9:34 p.m., near County Road 34, Ogema, verbal argument. A 40-year-old Ogema man was arrested on an unrelated warrant.

Saturday, Nov. 26

More Local News:
Detroit Lakes' annual Polar Fest celebration gets underway on Friday, Feb. 10, continuing through Sunday, Feb. 26. In between, more than 50 events are planned.
Ice roads and ice shack rentals brought to Detroit Lakes by Quality Baits and friends
Visitors can explore the new science center, gift shop, recording studio and conference center, though some areas on the main floor will remain closed for the time being.
On Jan. 30 at 1:24 a.m., emergency dispatchers received a report of a house fire on Wannigan Road. At 7:29 a.m., a pickup truck was reported as on fire near Maple Avenue. No injuries.

12:42 a.m., near North Street, Detroit Lakes, domestic assault. No medical transport needed. A 48-year-old Detroit Lakes man was arrested.

5:42 a.m., near Park Lake Boulevard, Detroit Lakes, theft of multiple items from a garage. The caller is compiling a list of the stolen items.

11:22 a.m., near Nelson Lake Road, Lake Park, a man was reportedly trespassing on private property. The caller said they believe the man released mice onto the property. The man claims he released the mice on the roadway.

12:45 p.m., near County Road 48, Park Rapids, medical. An 89-year-old man of rural Park Rapids was having difficulty breathing and was unable to stand. CPR was administered, but the man was pronounced dead at the scene.

4:41 p.m., at the Shooting Star, gas pump drive-off.

Sunday, Nov. 27

11:19 a.m., at the Becker County Jail, two, live .22 caliber rounds were found in the personal belongings of an inmate.

3:40 p.m., near Highway 10 and Wenner Road, Detroit Lakes, two-vehicle crash. No injuries.

4:36 p.m., near Jackson Avenue, Detroit Lakes, a storage unit was burglarized. The incident is under investigation.

10:28 p.m., near Mission Road, Ogema, trespassing. A 37-year-old White Earth man was discovered in the basement of a residence and arrested.

Related Topics: CRIMECRIME AND COURTSDETROIT LAKESBECKER COUNTYFRAUDFIRESDETROIT LAKES FIRE DEPARTMENTPUBLIC SAFETY
Detroit Lakes Tribune newsroom
What To Read Next
All the upcoming events and gatherings in the Detroit Lakes area.
Free land offered to bring at about 35 jobs to neighboring community
All the upcoming events and gatherings in the Detroit Lakes area.
Stacked up against similarly sized newspapers, we were very competitive!