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Meeker County Sheriff's Report
Herald Journal, March 30, 2015

Monday, March 23, 2015

On the 23rd at 4:00 a.m. the Sheriff’s Office dispatched Watkins Rescue Squad and Watkins Ambulance for a medical at a residence on 4th Street North, City of Watkins. One individual was transported to Paynesville Hospital.

On the 23rd at 5:43 a.m. the Sheriff’s Office responded to and took a report of a one-vehicle rollover with no injuries near a residence on County State Aid Highway 11, Litchfield Township.

Sunday, March 22, 2015

On the 22nd at 12:24 a.m. the Sheriff’s Office responded to assist the McLeod County Sheriff’s Office with a report of a one-vehicle rollover with no injuries at the intersection of Yacht Avenue and 230th Street, Acoma Township.

On the 22nd at 1:01 a.m. the Sheriff’s Office conducted a traffic stop at the intersection of County State Aid Highway 2 and 657th Avenue, Forest Prairie Township. After investigation, the deputy arrested the driver, Bradley Terrance Pauls, age 34, of Watkins, for 3rd Degree Driving While Intoxicated.

On the 22nd at 1:19 a.m. the Sheriff’s Office responded to a report of a person under the influence at Kickers Bar & Grill, US Highway 12, Litchfield Township. The deputy made contact with the individual who was okay and had friends with him to get him home safely.

On the 22nd at 8:55 a.m. the Sheriff’s Office received a report of a stalled vehicle on County State Aid Highway 11, Litchfield Township. The vehicle was not a road hazard and the owner was going to move it later in the day.

On the 22nd at 9:23 a.m. the Sheriff’s Office responded to a complaint of a stray billy goat at a residence on 645th Avenue, Forest City Township. An owner could not be located and the resident was going to let it go to let it find its way home.

On the 22nd at 9:46 a.m. the Sheriff’s Office received a report of a gas drive off from Jack’s Standard, Veterans Drive, Watkins.

On the 22nd at 10:03 a.m. the Sheriff’s Office assisted Meeker Memorial Hospital with a transport of a mental health patient to a facility in Hibbing.

On the 22nd at 10:31 a.m. the Sheriff’s Office received a report of a civil matter at a residence on 195th Street, Ellsworth Township.

On the 22nd at 11:39 a.m. the Sheriff’s Office received a report of suspicious activity near a residence on 625th Avenue, Harvey Township.

On the 22nd at 12:36 p.m. the Sheriff’s Office responded to assist the Litchfield Police Department and dispatched the Litchfield Rescue Squad and Gold Cross Ambulance to a medical near a residence on East 2nd Street, Litchfield. The Meeker County Medical Examiner was called to the scene and a report will be filed.

On the 22nd at 2:33 p.m. the Sheriff’s Office responded to and dispatched the Dassel Fire Department to a grass fire near a residence on 733rd Avenue, Kingston Township. The fire was extinguished. A few utility poles were damaged. The utility company was contacted.

On the 22nd at 2:48 p.m. the Sheriff’s Office received a cellular 9-1-1 hang-up call from an area near the intersection of 280th Street and 705th Avenue, Dassel Township. All was found to be okay and it was an accidental dial.

On the 22nd at 3:47 p.m. the Sheriff’s Office assisted the Litchfield Police Department in attempting to locate an individual at a residence on North 4th Street, Darwin. The individual was not at the residence.

On the 22nd at 5:18 p.m. the Sheriff’s Office responded to a report of a vehicle in the ditch on MN Highway 15, Collinwood Township. A deputy stood by while a private tow removed the vehicle from the ditch. There was no damage or injuries.

On the 22nd at 5:44 p.m. the Sheriff’s Office responded to and dispatched the Dassel Rescue Squad, Dassel Fire Department, and Gold Cross Ambulance to a two-vehicle accident on US Highway 12, Darwin. The deputy assisted with traffic control, the MN St Patrol wrote a state accident report, and vehicle occupants were treated at the scene.

On the 22nd at 5:56 p.m. the Sheriff’s Office received information of a vehicle in the ditch near the intersection of MN Highway 4 and 210th Street, Danielson Township. The information was forwarded to the MN St Patrol.

On the 22nd at 5:57 p.m. the Sheriff’s Office took a report of a property damage accident that occurred near a residence on County State Aid Highway 18, Greenleaf Township.

On the 22nd at 6:14 p.m. the Sheriff’s Office observed an occupied vehicle that had slid off the roadway on US Highway 12, Darwin Township. The deputy made contact with the driver who was okay and assisted in contacting a tow and stood by while the vehicle was pulled out of the ditch.

On the 22nd at 6:24 p.m. the Sheriff’s Office received information regarding a one-vehicle property damage accident at the intersection of MN Highway 4 and US Highway 12, City of Grove City. The information was forwarded to the MN St Patrol.

On the 22nd at 6:49 p.m. the Sheriff’s Office dispatched Eden Valley Rescue Squad, Eden Valley Fire Department and Watkins Ambulance, per the request of the Stearns County Sheriff’s Office, for a one-vehicle roll-over with injuries at the intersection of 150th Street and County Road 9, Eden Lake Township. One individual was transported to Paynesville Hospital.

On the 22nd at 7:02 p.m. the Sheriff’s Office dispatched Hutchinson Rescue Squad and Hutchinson Allina Ambulance for a report of a possible personal injury accident at the intersection of MN Highway 7 and MN Highway 22, Cedar Mills Township. The MN St Patrol was contacted and after arriving on scene determined there were no injuries and wrote a state accident report.

On the 22nd at 7:59 p.m. the Sheriff’s Office observed an occupied vehicle that had slid off the roadway near the intersection of County State Aid Highway 21 and MN Highway 15, Kingston Township. The deputy assisted in contacting a tow and the vehicle was removed from the ditch.

On the 22nd at 8:31 p.m. the Sheriff’s Office transferred a cellular 9-1-1 call to the MN St Patrol for a vehicle that had slid off the roadway near the intersection of US Highway 12 and County State Aid Highway 24, City of Darwin.

On the 22nd at 10:22 p.m. the Sheriff’s Office responded to a report of a stalled vehicle near the intersection of MN Highway 22 and 300th Street, Harvey Township. The deputy checked the area and determined that the vehicle was able to drive out of the ditch and was no longer in the area.

Saturday, March 21, 2015

On the 21st at 12:18 a.m. the Sheriff’s Office observed unsafe conditions on MN Highway 15, Dassel Township. The deputy removed the debris from the roadway and there were no further issues.

On the 21st at 4:40 a.m. the Sheriff’s Office dispatched Gold Cross Ambulance for a report of a medical at Gloria Dei Manor, North Holcombe Avenue, City of Litchfield. It was determined that there was not a medical issue and it was an accidental activation of a medical alert pendant.

On the 21st at 9:25 a.m. the Sheriff’s Office responded to a request to assist in unlocking a vehicle at a residence on 692nd Avenue, Dassel Township. The deputy was able to successfully unlock the vehicle.

On the 21st at 9:42 a.m. the Sheriff’s Office received a dog complaint in the Watkins Trailer Park, Watkins. A deputy responded and the stray dog was no longer in the area.

On the 21st at 10:25 a.m. the Sheriff’s Office responded to and dispatched the Grove City Fire Department to a report of an abandoned trailer house fire on County State Aid Highway 16, Swede Grove Township. The Grove City Rescue Squad also responded to assist. The trailer was abandoned and was a total loss.

On the 21st at 1:37 p.m. the Sheriff’s Office responded to a dog complaint at a residence on 5th Street North, Dassel. A male Golden Retriever with a black leather collar and choker chain was transported to the Litchfield Dog Pound and the owner later retrieved their dog.

On the 21st at 2:30 p.m. the Sheriff’s Office received a report of harassment at a residence on North Jupiter Street, Cosmos.

On the 21st at 3:22 p.m. the Sheriff’s Office dispatched Gold Cross Ambulance to a medical alarm at a residence on West 4th Street, Litchfield. No transport was needed as it was a lift assist only.

On the 21st at 5:32 p.m. the Sheriff’s Office responded to a stray dog complaint in the area of US Highway 12 and 708th Avenue, Dassel Township. The deputy transported the stray dog to the Meeker County dog pound and the owner later retrieved their dog.

On the 21st at 5:44 p.m. the Sheriff’s Office took a report of a possible order for protection violation at a residence on 657th Avenue, Forest Prairie Township.

On the 21st at 6:12 p.m. the Sheriff’s Office responded to a report of an unwanted individual at a residence on Maple Lane, City of Grove City. The deputy mediated the situation and there were no further issues.

On the 21st at 7:39 p.m. the Sheriff’s Office responded to a report of unsafe conditions near the intersection of County State Aid Highway 15 and County State Aid Highway 29, Collinwood Township. The deputy removed the dead deer carcass from the roadway and there were no further issues.

On the 21st at 7:55 p.m. the Sheriff’s Office assisted an individual with directions near a residence on MN Highway 55, Forest Prairie Township.

On the 21st at 8:55 p.m. the Sheriff’s Office responded to a report of an unknown fire near a residence on Sellards Drive, City of Dassel. The deputy made contact with the homeowner who was standing by and also had the proper fire permit.

On the 21st at 9:10 p.m. the Sheriff’s Office dispatched Grove City Rescue Squad, Grove City Fire Department and Gold Cross Ambulance for a medical at a residence on Asta Avenue West, City of Grove City. One individual was transported to Meeker Memorial Hospital.

On the 21st at 9:44 p.m. the Sheriff’s Office dispatched Litchfield Rescue Squad and Gold Cross Ambulance for a medical at Emmaus Place, North Holcombe Avenue, City of Litchfield. One individual was transported to Meeker Memorial Hospital.

On the 21st at 9:49 p.m. the Sheriff’s Office responded to a report of an unknown fire at a residence on 650th Avenue, Forest Prairie Township. The deputy made contact with the homeowner who was standing by and also had the proper fire permit.

On the 21st at 10:33 p.m. the Sheriff’s Office observed an occupied stalled vehicle near the intersection of Maple Street and Parker Avenue East, City of Dassel. The deputy assisted with traffic control while the driver changed the flat tire.

On the 21st at 11:05 p.m. the Sheriff’s Office responded to a report of suspicious activity at Casey’s General Store, Parker Avenue West, City of Dassel. The deputy checked the area and determined that the individuals and vehicle had left the area prior to arrival.

Friday, March 20, 2015

On the 20th at 12:24 a.m. the Sheriff’s Office took a report of threats from a residence on 3rd Street North, Dassel.

On the 20th at 9:39 a.m. the Sheriff’s Office dispatched the Dassel Rescue Squad and Allina Ambulance to a medical at a residence on County State Aid Highway 15, Collinwood Township. One individual was transported to the Hutchinson Hospital.

On the 20th at 10:25 a.m. a Sheriff’s Deputy came across a mattress that had been illegally dumped in the ditch along 245th Street, Litchfield Township. Meeker County Highway Department was contacted to remove the mattress.

On the 20th at 10:26 a.m. the Sheriff’s Office responded to and dispatched the Litchfield Rescue Squad and Gold Cross Ambulance to a medical in a passenger vehicle on US Highway 12, Litchfield. One individual was assisted on scene and refused transport.

On the 20th at 10:44 a.m. the Sheriff’s Office received a report of suspicious activity at a residence on 310th Street, Harvey Township. All was found to be okay.

On the 20th at 12:39 p.m. the Sheriff’s Office received a driving complaint on westbound US Highway 12, Dassel Township. A deputy located, stopped, and warned the driver on their conduct.

On the 20th at 12:59 p.m. the Sheriff’s Office dispatched the Litchfield Rescue Squad and Gold Cross Ambulance to a medical at a residence on South Marshall Avenue, Litchfield. One individual was transported to Meeker Memorial Hospital.

On the 20th at 2:00 p.m. the Sheriff’s Office responded to an alarm at a residence on 210th Street, Danielson Township. All was found to be okay upon arrival.

On the 20th at 2:25 p.m. the Sheriff’s Office took a report of threats made at a residence on 233rd Street, Darwin Township.

On the 20th at 4:17 p.m. the Sheriff’s Office dispatched the Litchfield Rescue Squad and Gold Cross Ambulance to a medical in the parking lot of St. Phillip Catholic Church, East 5th Street, Litchfield. One individual was transported to Meeker Memorial Hospital.

On the 20th at 6:21 p.m. the Sheriff’s Office assisted the Meeker Memorial Hospital with transporting an individual to Willmar Woodland Centers.

On the 20th at 7:56 p.m. the Sheriff’s Office observed an open door on a building on Atlantic Avenue West, City of Dassel. The deputy checked the building and property and found all to be okay.

On the 20th at 8:52 p.m. the Sheriff’s Office responded to and dispatched Grove City Fire Department for a report of a ditch fire near the intersection of MN Highway 4 and 248th Street, Acton Township. The Grove City Fire Department was able to extinguish the fire without incident.

On the 20th at 9:13 p.m. the Sheriff’s Office dispatched Gold Cross Ambulance for a medical at a residence on North Ramsey Avenue, City of Litchfield. One individual was transported to Meeker Memorial Hospital.

On the 20th at 9:31 p.m. the Sheriff’s Office observed an open door on a building on 2nd Street North, City of Dassel. The deputy checked the building and property and found all to be okay.

On the 20th at 10:46 p.m. the Sheriff’s Office responded to and dispatched Litchfield Rescue Squad and Gold Cross Ambulance for a medical at a residence on 612th Avenue, Greenleaf Township. One individual was transported to Meeker Memorial Hospital.

Thursday, March 19, 2015

On the 19th at 12:04 a.m. the Sheriff’s Office responded to a suspicious individual in the area of Jay’z Bakery, Atlantic Avenue West, Dassel. The individual was gone upon the deputy’s arrival.

On the 19th at 3:45 a.m. the Sheriff’s Office responded to a disturbance at a residence on 1st Street North, Dassel. The deputy mediated the situation for the evening.

On the 19th at 6:05 a.m. the Sheriff’s Office received a 9-1-1 hang-up call from American Time and Signal, Dassel. Upon arrival of the deputy it was found that a person needed their vehicle unlocked at the Casey’s General Store in Dassel.

On the 19th at 7:56 a.m. the Sheriff’s Office dispatched Dassel Rescue to a residence on 728th Avenue, Collinwood Township where they assisted in recovering a calf that had fallen through the ice.

On the 19th at 8:35 a.m. the Sheriff’s Office dispatched Gold Cross Ambulance to a medical at Bethany Nursing Home, Litchfield. One individual was transported to Meeker Memorial Hospital.

On the 19th at 9:34 a.m. the Sheriff’s Office dispatched the Watkins Ambulance to a medical at St. Anthony Manor, Watkins. One individual was transported to the St. Cloud Hospital.

On the 19th at 9:54 a.m. the Sheriff’s Office took a report of theft by check at a residence on Maple Lane, Grove City.

On the 19th at 10:12 a.m. the Sheriff’s Office received a report of a scam attempt at a residence on 746th Avenue, Collinwood Township. The party was advised of their options.

On the 19th at 12:25 p.m. the Sheriff’s Office received a 9-1-1 hang-up call from ACGC Jr./Sr. High School, Grove City. It was determined to be an accidental dial.

On the 19th at 12:35 p.m. the Sheriff’s Office responded to a report of found mail and a RCA Notebook on 3rd Street North, Dassel. A deputy left a message for the possible owner.

On the 19th at 1:50 p.m. the Sheriff’s Office assisted the ACGC Jr. Sr. High School, Grove City with a K9 search of lockers.

On the 19th at 2:49 p.m. the Sheriff’s Office dispatched the Litchfield Rescue Squad and Gold Cross Ambulance to a medical at a residence on North Ramsey Avenue, Litchfield. The individual was assisted at the scene and no transport was needed.

On the 19th at 3:57 p.m. the Sheriff’s Office responded to a report of a grass fire on County State Aid Highway 27, Kingston Township. Upon arrival of the deputies it was found to be a permitted burn and under control. At 5:14 p.m. the Dassel Fire Department was paged to help control the fire.

On the 19th at 4:06 p.m. the Sheriff’s Office responded to a driving complaint eastbound on US Highway 12, Litchfield Township. Upon arrival of the deputies the driver was advised of the complaint.

On the 19th at 6:06 p.m. the Sheriff’s Office responded to and dispatched Dassel Rescue and Gold Cross Ambulance to a medical at a residence on Todd Street, Dassel. One individual was transported to Meeker Memorial Hospital.

On the 19th at 7:11 p.m. the Sheriff’s Office responded to and dispatched Dassel Rescue and Gold Cross Ambulance to a medical at a residence on 742nd Avenue, Dassel Township. One individual was transported to St. Cloud Hospital.

On the 19th at 10:14 p.m. the Sheriff’s Office received a report of a stray dog at a residence on 724th Avenue, Kingston. A short time later the deputy was cancelled, the dog was no longer at the residence.

Wednesday, March 18, 2015

On the 18th at 2:22 a.m. the Sheriff’s Office dispatched Gold Cross Ambulance to a medical at a residence on North Holcombe Avenue, Litchfield. One individual was transported to Meeker Memorial Hospital.

On the 18th at 5:36 a.m. the Sheriff’s Office responded to and dispatched Litchfield Fire Department to a report of a large fire in the area of MN Highway 24 and 309th Street, Forest City Township. It was found to be a controlled burn and Litchfield Fire Department was canceled. The Litchfield Police Department also assisted at the scene.

On the 18th at 7:04 a.m. the Sheriff’s Office received a report of a found wallet in Dauphin Island, AL, that belonged to a Meeker County resident. The Sheriff’s Office was able to contact the owner of the wallet and they made arrangements to pick it up.

On the 18th at 7:14 a.m. the Sheriff’s Office responded to a report of suspicious activity at a residence on 365th Street, Forest Prairie Township. Upon arrival of the deputy everything appeared to be fine.

On the 18th at 8:45 a.m. the Sheriff’s Office transported a stray cat to the pound from a residence on Guy Street, Dassel.

On the 18th at 8:48 a.m. the Sheriff’s Office received a report of child maltreatment at a residence on North Jupiter Street, Cosmos. The case was referred to Meeker County Social Services.

On the 18th at 9:26 a.m. the Sheriff’s Office assisted the Police Officers Standards and Training Board at the McLeod County Sheriff’s Office by taking a report on a complaint that was filed.

On the 18th at 9:44 a.m. the Sheriff’s Office received a report of a suspicious phone call at a residence on County State Aid Highway 18, Ellsworth Township. The resident just wanted the Sheriff’s Office to be aware of the call and did not wish to have anything else done.

On the 18th at 9:56 a.m. the Sheriff’s Office assisted the Dassel Medical Clinic, Dassel, by transporting a party to the Hutchison Hospital.

On the 18th at 10:43 a.m. the Sheriff’s Office assisted the Litchfield Police Department at a residence on South Armstrong Avenue, Litchfield.

On the 18th at 10:57 a.m. the Sheriff’s Office received a report of child maltreatment at a residence on Simons Avenue West, Dassel. The case was referred to Meeker County Social Services.

On the 18th at 10:59 a.m. the Sheriff’s Office dispatched Gold Cross Ambulance to a medical at a residence on North Armstrong Avenue, Litchfield. One individual was transported to the Meeker Memorial Hospital.

On the 18th at 11:30 a.m. the Sheriff’s Office responded to a report of a gas drive off from the Darwin Outpost, Darwin, that had occurred earlier in the day. The caller thought they saw the suspect vehicle drive by. Upon arrival of the deputy the vehicle was gone.

On the 18th at 12:14 p.m. the Sheriff’s Office received a report of scam letter at a residence on County State Aid Highway 2, Forest City Township.

On the 18th at 12:41 p.m. the Sheriff’s Office dispatched the Litchfield Fire Department to a fire at Towmaster Trailers, Litchfield. The fire was contained in a filter system and there was no immediate report on the amount of damage.

On the 18th at 12:44 p.m. the Sheriff’s Office arrested Taylor Ryan Santocono, age 21, Dassel, on a Stearns County warrant at a residence on 3rd Street North, Dassel.

On the 18th at 1:49 p.m. the Sheriff’s Office received a report of an alarm at the Milner Heritage Winery, Kingston Township. The deputies were cancelled prior to arrival due to it being a false alarm.

On the 18th at 3:24 p.m. the Sheriff’s Office assisted the Litchfield Police Department at the Meeker Memorial Hospital, Litchfield.

On the 18th at 3:31 p.m. the Sheriff’s Office responded to a report of a suspicious substance at the Meeker County Jail, Litchfield. Upon arrival of the deputy the item was determined not to be a controlled substance.

On the 18th at 4:10 p.m. the Sheriff’s Office dispatched Gold Cross Ambulance to a medical alarm at Gloria Dei Manor, Litchfield. Upon arrival of the ambulance it was determined to be a false alarm.

On the 18th at 4:27 p.m. the Sheriff’s Office took a report of a dog complaint at a residence on 225th Street, Darwin Township.

On the 18th at 4:48 p.m. the Sheriff’s Office received a report of a driving complaint northbound from McLeod County. It was not known if the vehicle came into Meeker County and the Sheriff’s Office had no deputies in the area.

On the 18th at 5:42 p.m. the Sheriff’s Office dispatched Gold Cross Ambulance to a medical at the Cornerstone Baptist Church, Litchfield. There was no transport.

On the 18th at 6:07 p.m. the Sheriff’s Office dispatched Watkins Ambulance to a medical on Oak Street North, Kimball, Stearns County. One individual was transported to Meeker Memorial Hospital.

On the 18th at 6:11 p.m. the Sheriff’s Office took information on a driving complaint northbound on County State Aid Highway 34, Forest City Township. The information was passed on to the MN State Patrol.

On the 18th at 8:08 p.m. the Sheriff’s Office took a report of juvenile trouble at a residence on 518th Avenue, Swede Grove Township. The individual was advised of their options.

On the 18th at 10:11 p.m. the Sheriff’s Office responded to a report of a suicidal individual on US Highway 12 in Meeker County. The Litchfield Police Department also assisted and located the individual in the City of Litchfield. The individual was transported to Meeker Memorial Hospital.

Tuesday, March 17, 2015

On the 17th at 7:00 a.m. the Sheriff’s Office took a report of a burglary at residence on Atlantic Avenue West, Dassel.

On the 17th at 8:09 a.m. the Sheriff’s Office received information on a scam attempt at a residence on 698th Avenue, Dassel Township.

On the 17th at 9:34 a.m. the Sheriff’s Office assisted Meeker County Social Services at a residence on 655th Avenue, Forest City Township. Gold Cross Ambulance was later dispatched and one individual was transported to Meeker Memorial Hospital.

On the 17th at 9:40 a.m. the Sheriff’s Office received information about an ongoing driving complaint on Tri County Road, Union Grove Township. The Sheriff’s Office will be doing follow up on the complaint.

On the 17th at 10:07 a.m. the Sheriff’s Office dispatched the Watkins Ambulance to a medical at a residence on Douglas Drive, Eden Valley. One individual was transported to the Paynesville Hospital.

On the 17th at 11:29 a.m. the Sheriff’s Office took a report of suspicious activity at a residence on Kandi Meeker Road, Acton Township.

On the 17th at 1:12 p.m. the Sheriff’s Office responded to and dispatched the Dassel Fire Department to a grass fire at a residence on 233rd Street, Darwin Township. Approximately two acres of grass were burned but no buildings were damaged and there was not monetary loss.

On the 17th at 4:10 p.m. the Sheriff’s Office responded to a civil matter at a residence on County State Aid Highway 6, Dassel Township. The party was advised of his options.

On the 17th at 4:26 p.m. the Sheriff’s Office responded to a report of an ordinance violation at a residence on Stearns Avenue North, Watkins. Upon arrival of the deputy the property owner was issued a warning.

On the 17th at 6:21 p.m. the Sheriff’s Office dispatched Litchfield Fire Department to a car fire at a residence on West Pleasure Drive, Litchfield.

On the 17th at 7:47 p.m. the Sheriff’s Office dispatched Gold Cross Ambulance to a medical alarm at a residence on North Sibley Avenue, Litchfield. There was no transport.

On the 17th at 8:55 p.m. the Sheriff’s Office issued a deer possession tag for a deer that had been hit by a vehicle on County State Aid Highway 1, Litchfield Township.

On the 17th at 10:57 p.m. the Sheriff’s Office responded to a report of suspicious activity at Jay’z Bakery, Atlantic Avenue West, Dassel.

On the 17th at 11:17 p.m. the Sheriff’s Office dispatched Litchfield Fire Department to a dryer fire at the AmericInn Motel, East US Highway 12, Litchfield.

Monday, March 16, 2015

On the 16th at 2:00 a.m. the Sheriff’s Office responded to a request to check the welfare of an individual at a residence on West Astro Boulevard, City of Cosmos. The deputy made contact with the individual and found them to be okay.

On the 16th at 4:44 a.m. the Sheriff’s Office responded to a report of unsafe conditions in the area of US Highway 12, Dassel Township. The deputy removed the dead deer carcass from the driving lane and there were no further issues.

On the 16th at 5:26 a.m. the Sheriff’s Office observed unsafe conditions in the area of County State Aid Highway 34 and MN Highway 24, Darwin Township. The deputy removed the dead deer carcass from the driving lane and there were no further issues.

On the 16th at 6:01 a.m. while on patrol a deputy came across suspicious activity at an address on MN Highway 55, Watkins. Upon investigation it was determined everything was okay.

On the 16th at 6:39 a.m. the Sheriff’s Office issued a deer possession tag near the intersection of US Highway and 700th Avenue, Dassel Township.

On the 16th at 7:37 a.m. the Sheriff’s Office dispatched Watkins Ambulance for a medical at an address on 1st Street, Watkins. One individual was transported to the St Cloud Hospital.

On the 16th at 10:16 a.m. the Sheriff’s Office responded to a report of a lost and found item at an address on 1st Street North, Dassel. Upon arrival the deputy contacted the owner.

On the 16th at 12:14 p.m. the Sheriff’s Office dispatched Gold Cross Ambulance for a medical at an address on William Avenue East, Dassel. One individual was transported to the Hutchinson Hospital.

On the 16th 12:24 p.m. the Sheriff’s Office assisted the Cosmos Police Department at an address on North Saturn Street, Cosmos.

On the 16th at 2:11 p.m. the Sheriff’s Office took a report of a burglary at an address on 574th Avenue, Manannah Township.

On the 16th at 2:14 p.m. the Sheriff’s Office dispatched Cosmos Ambulance for a medical at an address on North Neptune Street, Cosmos. One individual was transported to the Hutchinson Hospital.

On the 16th at 2:49 p.m. while on patrol a deputy came across a suspicious vehicle on 2nd Street South, Grove City. Upon investigation the deputy determined everything was okay.

On the 16th at 4:42 p.m. the Sheriff’s Office assisted the Cosmos Police Department at an address on North Jupiter Street, Cosmos.

On the 16th at 5:12 p.m. the Sheriff’s Office assisted the public at an address on Marshall Avenue, Grove City.

On the 16th at 5:19 p.m. the Sheriff’s Office assisted Meeker Memorial Hospital with a transport to the Hutchinson Hospital.

On the 16th at 5:39 p.m. the Sheriff’s Office responded to a driving complaint eastbound on US Highway 12 from Grove City. Upon arrival of the deputy the vehicle had left the area.

On the 16th at 6:15 p.m. the Sheriff’s Office assisted the Meeker Memorial Hospital with a transport to the St Cloud Hospital.

On the 16th at 6:31 p.m. the Sheriff’s Office took a report for an assist public at the Lamson Evangelical Free Church, County State Aid Highway 4, Dassel Township.

On the 16th at 7:23 p.m. the Sheriff’s Office dispatched Dassel Rescue and Gold Cross Ambulance to a medical at the Dassel Lakeside Apartments, William Avenue East, Dassel. There was no transport.

On the 16th at 8:03 p.m. the Sheriff’s Office dispatched Gold Cross Ambulance to a medical at a residence on West 5th Street, Litchfield. There was no transport.

On the 16th at 8:44 p.m. the Sheriff’s Office took a report of suspicious activity at a residence on 573rd Avenue, Greenleaf Township.

On the 16th at 10:46 p.m. the Sheriff’s Office assisted the Meeker Memorial Hospital with a transport to Woodland Centers, Willmar.

On the 16th at 11:23 p.m. the Sheriff’s Office took a report of juvenile trouble at Jay’z Bakery, Atlantic Avenue West, Dassel.