Lester Prairie Police Report
Herald Journal, Aug. 3, 2015

July 22 – Officer investigated a Blight complaint at a residence.

July 22 – Officer assisted the Meeker County Sheriff’s Office in an attempt to locate a Suicidal male.

July 22 – Officer investigated an animal complaint.

July 22 – Officer investigated an ordinance violation of illegal burning. The property owner was advised to stop burning and use the compost facility to get rid of branches and leaves.

July 22 – Officer impounded a Golden Retriever that was running at large in a residential development.

July 22 – Officer assisted a motorist experiencing vehicle problems.

July 22 – Officer investigated an open door at a closed business. A walk thru was conducted and the building was then secured by the Officer.

July 22 – Officer assisted the Winsted Police Department on checking the Officer’s status as he wasn’t responding to his radio when Dispatch was checking on him.

July 23 – Officer conducted a welfare check on an individual.

July 23 – Found property was turned into the Police Department. A Dark Blue bicycle was brought to the department. If you are missing a bike call the Lester Prairie Police Department to claim it.

July 23 – Officer investigated a Credit Card Fraud complaint.

July 23 – Officer investigated suspicious activity at a residence. Everything checked out to be fine.

July 24 – Officer assisted the Winsted Police Department on a Burglar in Progress complaint. Suspect was located and taken into custody.

July 25 – Officer checked on a motorist experiencing issues with his vehicle.

July 25 – Officer investigated a driving complaint. Individuals driving ATV’s were talked to ATV use and where they can be driven.

July 26 – Officer responded to a Commercial Burglar Alarm at a business.

July 27 – Officer participated in a Day Qualification Shoot with service weapons.

July 27 – Officer responded to a complaint of a possible domestic. The complaint was unfounded, but the involved individual was advised to quiet down and stop disturbing the public by being loud and yelling.

July 27 – Officer assisted the Winsted Police Department on a Domestic Assault complaint.

July 28 – Officer investigated a complaint of Criminal Damage to Property. The case is pending further investigation.

July 28 – Officer investigated a complaint of a suspicious person around the school. The complaint was unfounded.

During the week there were 14 Public Assists and 23 additional Agency Assists in the City.

Weekly Traffic Enforcement Report; during the week there were 3 Verbal Warnings for various traffic related violations and Zero Citations issued.