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Lester Prairie Police Report
Jan. 4 – Officer checked on vehicle parked in City Park parking lot after park is closed.
Jan. 5 – Assisted the McLeod County Sheriff’s Office with local records check for a permit to carry a handgun.
Jan. 6 – Investigated a complaint of fraud. State unemployment “scam”.
Jan. 6 – Officer checked on vehicle parked in City Park parking lot after park is closed.
Jan. 7 – Investigated a 911 hang up complaint. The officer checked on the caller and a three-year-old was using mom’s cell phone.
Jan. 7 – Investigated a complaint of fraud. State unemployment “scam”.
Jan. 7 – Investigated a damage to property complaint. A garage was struck by a vehicle and the driver drove off. The incident remains under investigation.
Jan. 7 – Assisted the McLeod County Sheriff’s Office with local records check for a permit to carry a handgun.
Jan. 8 – Assisted the Winsted Police Department with a medical.
Jan. 8 – Assisted the Winsted Police Department with a commercial burglar alarm. Everything checked out o.k.
Jan. 8 – Investigated a concern of a welfare check. The officer checked on the person and he was fine.
Jan. 9 – Responded to a medical that turned out to be a non-suspicious deat investigation.
Jan. 9 – Assisted the Winsted Police Department with a 911 hang up call.
Jan. 9 – Assisted the Winsted Police Department with a burglary in progress call.
Jan. 10 – Investigated a hit and run property damage accident. The officer located a driver and the investigation continues.
Jan. 10 – Investigated a complaint of a suicidal juvenile male. The juvenile male was o.k. but the parent was contacted and mental health services was provided.
Jan. 10 – Assisted the Lester Prairie First Responders with a medical.
Jan. 10 – Investigated a complaint of motor vehicle theft. The vehicle was stolen in August and the registered owner decided to report the theft after receiving “gas drive off” notices in the mail.
Weekly Traffic Enforcement Report
There was five verbal or written warnings for traffic or equipment violations. There wasn’t any traffic or equipment citation issued this week.
WINTER PARKING RULES ARE IN EFFECT. No parking on city streets between 2:00 a.m. and 6:00 a.m. There was four winter parking citation issued.