Medina Police Report
Delano Herald Journal, Sept. 1, 2014

Aug. 18 - Report of sick or injured cat. Upon officer arrival, the cat got up and ran into the woods. Hackamore Road and Medina Lake Drive, Medina.

Aug. 18 - Officer found a coyote that had been hit by vehicle. Coyote was disposed of. 600 block County Road 24, Medina.

Aug. 18 - Stihl leaf blower was reported missing from the resident’s garage. 100 block Prairie Creek Drive, Medina.

Aug. 18 - Report of a gas drive off. Officer contacted the registered owner who said he did get gas and went inside and bought some items, but he must not have been charged for the gas. He returned to the station and paid. 1300 block Baker Park Road, Medina.

Aug. 18 - Laptop taken from a business. Value approximately $500. 800 block Highway 55, Medina.

Aug. 18 - Citation issued for underage consumption. 00 block Hamel Road, Medina. Names Involved: (Cited) Ritter, Jacob Dean, from Delano (Age:19).

Aug. 19 - Report of a snapping turtle. Upon officer arrival, the turtle went back into a pond behind the homeowner’s residence. 3800 block Linden Drive E., Medina.

Aug. 19 - Harassment Reported: Larson arrested for obstruction 2400 block Industrial Boulevard, Long Lake. Names Involved: (Arrested) Larson, Todd Steven, from (Age:46).

Aug. 20 - Citation issued for Possession of Small Amount of Marijuana and Open Bottle. County Road 6 and Willow Drive, Medina. Names Involved: (Cited) Mack, Joshua John, from Dassel (Age:32)

Aug. 20 - Report of a concrete block on the highway. Officer did find a large log and removed it. Highway 55 and County Road 116, Medina.

Aug. 21 - Pony reported running at large. Officer arrived and the pony was back on the owner’s property. 4500 block Pioneer Trail, Medina.

Aug 21 - Locked Out/In: Officer assisted in unlocking the vehicle. 1300 block Baker Park Road, Medina.

Aug. 21 - Reported that an individual was going door to door asking for cash donations for care packages. Individual was located and the male stated he was asking for donations for Caring for Combatants which sends care packages to deployed soldiers. He did not have a permit to solicit and was warned and advised to obtain a city permit. 200 block Cherry Hill Trail, Medina.

Aug. 22 - Rental truck returned without payment. 200 block Highway 55, Medina.

Aug. 23 - A Canadian Pacific Railroad employee reported three kids on BMX bicycles riding along the tracks. Officer did not locate anyone on the tracks. Medina Street N and Railroad, Loretto.

Aug. 24 - Report of a suspicious vehicle parked in the parking lot of Holy Name School/Church. Officer arrived and checked on the vehicle which was unoccupied. The vehicle was covered with dew and appeared to have been parked there for some time. The vehicle registered to a party out of Plymouth and there did not appear to be anything suspicious regarding the vehicle. 100 block County Road 24, Medina.