www.herald-journal.com
Meeker County Sheriff's Report
Herald Journal, June 27 2016

Sunday, June 19, 2016

On the 19th at 1:08 a.m. the Sheriff’s Office responded to an alarm at a residence on 591st Avenue, Litchfield Township. The deputies checked the residence and property and found all to be okay.

On the 19th at 1:32 a.m. the Sheriff’s Office responded to a driving complaint near the intersection of US Highway 12 and MN Highway 22, Litchfield Township. The deputies, with the assistance of the Litchfield Police Department, located the vehicle and driver who was advised of the complaint and given a warning for their driving conduct.

On the 19th at 1:44 a.m. the Sheriff’s Office responded to assist the Litchfield Police Department with a report of suspicious activity near the intersection of 3rd Street and Holcombe Avenue, City of Litchfield.

On the 19th at 5:02 a.m. the Sheriff’s Office dispatched Watkins Ambulance for a medical at a residence on Western Avenue North, City of Watkins. One individual was assisted at the home and a transport was not needed.

On the 19th at 6:56 a.m. the Sheriff’s Office, per the request of Stearns County, dispatched Watkins Ambulance for a medical at an address on Maus Drive, Kimball. One individual was transported to the St Cloud Hospital.

On the 19th at 8:12 a.m. the Sheriff’s Office received a request to deliver an emergency message to an individual at an address on Todd Street, Dassel. Upon arrival it was determined the party no longer lived there and had moved to Litchfield. The Litchfield Police Department assisted with locating the individual.

On the 18th at 8:16 a.m. while on patrol a deputy came across an unoccupied stalled vehicle on County State Aid Highway 11 near County State Aid Highway 31, Litchfield Township. The vehicle was off the road and not a hazard.

On the 18th at 11:56 a.m. the Sheriff’s Office received a driving complaint westbound on MN Highway 7 near MN Highway 22, Cedar Mills Township. The caller was transferred to the MN State Patrol.

On the 19th at 1:13 p.m. the Sheriff’s Office responded to, dispatched Gold Cross Ambulance and Dassel Rescue for a medical at an address on 205th Street, Ellsworth Township. One individual was treated at the scene and no transport was needed.

On the 19th at 2:30 p.m. the Sheriff’s Office responded to a domestic at an address on South Comet Street, Cosmos. A short time later the Cosmos Ambulance was dispatched to the scene. One individual was transported to Meeker Memorial Hospital and one individual was arrested for domestic assault.

On the 19th at 2:39 p.m. the Sheriff’s Office responded to a report of a driving complaint on North 1st Street, Darwin.

On the 19th at 2:41 p.m. the Sheriff’s Office received a call reporting a person in a catamaran sail boat had tipped over and was having difficulty on the northeast portion of Lake Washington. The Meeker County Boat and Water officer responded and assisted the individual with getting the boat back to his residence.

On the 19th at 3:03 p.m. the Sheriff’s Office dispatched Gold Cross Ambulance and Litchfield Rescue for a medical at an address on North Sibley Avenue, Litchfield. One individual was transported to Meeker Memorial Hospital.

On the 19th at 3:26 p.m. the Sheriff’s Office responded to assist the public at an address on 3rd Street South, Grove City. Upon arrival the deputy wrote a report for a vehicle that had been damaged by a portable building being moved by the strong winds.

On the 19th at 4:05 p.m. the Sheriff’s Office, per the request of Gold Cross Ambulance, dispatched Litchfield Rescue for a medical at an address on South Marshall Avenue, Litchfield. One individual was transported to Meeker Memorial Hospital.

On the 19th at 6:13 p.m. the Sheriff’s Office received a report of a driving complaint on eastbound US Highway 12, Dassel Township. A deputy checked the area and found all vehicles to be traveling the posted speed limit.

On the 19th at 8:42 p.m. the Sheriff’s Office responded to and dispatched the Eden Valley Fire Department to a report of a vehicle fire on Meeker Avenue West, Eden Valley. The vehicle was extinguished and a report will be filed.

On the 19th at 9:36 p.m. the Sheriff’s Office dispatched the Dassel Rescue Squad and Gold Cross Ambulance to a medical at a residence on 205th Street, Ellsworth Township. One individual was transported to Meeker Memorial Hospital.

On the 19th at 11:32 p.m. the Sheriff’s Office responded to a request to assist in unlocking a vehicle at a residence on 2nd Street South, Grove City. The deputy was able to successfully unlock the vehicle.

Saturday, June 18, 2016

On the 18th at 10:23 a.m. the Sheriff’s Office responded to a driving complaint eastbound on US Highway 12 near County State Aid Highway 31, Litchfield Township. Upon arrival of the deputy the vehicle had left the area.

On the 18th at 3:23 p.m. the Sheriff’s Office responded to a report of a possible suicidal person at an address on Western Avenue North, Watkins. Upon arrival the deputies found everything to be okay.

On the 18th at 4:17 p.m. the Sheriff’s Office responded to an animal complaint along MN Highway 24, Forest City Township. Upon arrival the deputy put down a deer that had been hit by a vehicle.

On the 18th at 6:07 p.m. the Sheriff’s CSO Paramedic responded to a report of unsafe conditions at a business on MN Highway 24, Litchfield Township. The deputy made contact with an owner and found all to be okay.

On the 18th at 6:08 p.m. the Sheriff’s Office responded to a driving complaint near a residence on County State Aid Highway 4, Dassel Township. The deputy checked the area and found that the vehicles had left prior to arrival.

On the 18th at 6:48 p.m. the Sheriff’s Office responded to a report of unsafe conditions near a residence on 647th Avenue, Forest Prairie Township. The deputy checked a residence and made contact with the parents and the child and determined they were okay and the child had wandered off accidentally.

On the 18th at 7:16 p.m. the Sheriff’s Office and CSO Paramedic responded to a report of a domestic at a residence on County State Aid Highway 6, Dassel Township. The deputies made contact with the individuals and mediated the situation and one of the individuals left for the evening and there were no further issues.

On the 18th at 8:38 p.m. the Sheriff’s Office received information regarding a car/deer accident near the intersection of County State Aid Highway 28 and 525th Avenue, Danielson Township.

On the 18th at 8:38 p.m. the Sheriff’s Office responded to a report of suspicious activity at a business on County State Aid Highway 42, Litchfield Township. The deputies, with the assistance of the Litchfield Police Department, made contact with several individuals and mediated the situation and there were no further issues.

On the 18th at 11:29 p.m. the Sheriff’s Office responded to assist the Eden Valley Police Department with a report of a domestic disturbance at a residence on Brooks Street South, City of Eden Valley.

On the 18th at 11:35 p.m. the Sheriff’s Office took a report of an unwanted individual at a business on MN Highway 22, Ellsworth Township.

Friday, June 17, 2016

On the 17th at 1:27 a.m. the Sheriff’s Office took a report of suicidal threats at a residence on South Mars Street, Cosmos. One individual was transported to Meeker Memorial Hospital.

On the 17th at 1:34 a.m. the Sheriff’s Office dispatched Watkins Ambulance to a medical at a residence on Meeker Stearns Street, Forest Prairie Township. One individual was transported to the St Cloud Hospital.

On the 17th at 2:37 a.m. the Sheriff’s Office received a report of possible threats at a residence on Sellards Drive, Dassel.

On the 17th at 6:05 a.m. the Sheriff’s Office dispatched Gold Cross Ambulance for a medical at an address on North Estates Avenue, Litchfield. One individual was assisted with a lift and no transport was needed.

On the 17th at 7:30 a.m. the Sheriff’s Office dispatched Gold Cross Ambulance and Litchfield Rescue for a medical at an address on North Armstrong Avenue, Litchfield. One individual was transported to Meeker Memorial Hospital.

On the 17th at 7:35 a.m. the Sheriff’s Office responded to a report of unsafe conditions on MN Highway 4 near 310th Street, Swede Grove Township. Upon arrival the deputy removed the remains of a car killed deer from the roadway.

On the 17th at 9:16 a.m. the Sheriff’s Office responded to a driving complaint northbound on County State Aid Highway 14, Darwin Township. Upon arrival of the deputy the vehicle had left the area.

On the 17th at 10:34 a.m. the Sheriff’s Office responded to a report of a suspicious activity call at an address on US Highway 12, Darwin. The deputy determined everything was okay and advised of options.

On the 17th at 10:55 a.m. the Sheriff’s Office received information of a scam attempt at an address on County State Aid Highway 12, Cedar Mills Township.

On the 17th at 12:06 p.m. the Sheriff’s Office received information of a possible scam attempt at an address on County State Aid Highway 26, Cedar Mills Township. There was no information given or monies lost.

On the 17th at 1:02 p.m. the Sheriff’s Office responded to driving complaint westbound on US Highway 12, Litchfield Township. Upon arrival of the deputy the vehicle had left the area.

On the 17th at 2:05 p.m. the Sheriff’s Office dispatched Litchfield, Grove City, Eden Valley, Watkins, Dassel and Cosmos spotters for a severe thunder storm warning for all of Meeker County.

On the 17th at 3:08 p.m. the Sheriff’s Office responded to and dispatched Gold Cross Ambulance for a one-vehicle accident on US Highway 12 near 515th Street, Acton Township. Upon arrival the driver of the vehicle had left the scene and no transport was needed.

On the 17th at 3:54 p.m. the Sheriff’s Office received a report of a tree down and blocking County State Aid Highway 9, Darwin Township. The County Highway Department was contacted and responded to remove the tree.

On the 17th at 5:37 p.m. the Sheriff’s Office responded to a driving complaint northbound on MN Highway 15 near 185th Street, Collinwood Township. The deputy checked the area and found that the vehicle had left prior to arrival.

On the 17th at 6:36 p.m. the Sheriff’s Office dispatched Litchfield Rescue Squad and Gold Cross Ambulance for a medical at a residence on North Austin Avenue, City of Litchfield. One individual was transported to Meeker Memorial Hospital.

On the 17th at 7:14 p.m. the Sheriff’s Office responded to an alarm at a residence on MN Highway 4, Cosmos Township. The deputy, with the assistance of the Cosmos Police Department, determined that it was a false alarm and all was okay.

On the 17th at 8:48 p.m. the Sheriff’s Office received information regarding a stray cat at a residence on 335th Street, Kingston Township. Contact was made with the homeowner who was advised of options and availability of bringing the stray to the animal pound.

On the 17th at 9:01 p.m. the Sheriff’s Office responded to a report of a possible juvenile party at a residence on County State Aid Highway 26, Cedar Mills Township. The deputies made contact with several individuals and found all to be okay.

On the 17th at 11:50 p.m. the Sheriff’s Office responded to a report of suspicious activity in the area of Church Street and St Anthony Avenue, City of Watkins. The deputy checked the area and found all to be okay.

Thursday, June 16, 2016

On the 16th at 1:05 a.m. the Sheriff’s Office assisted the Litchfield Police Department at a residence on West 11th Street, Litchfield.

On the 16th at 5:08 a.m. the Sheriff’s Office responded to an animal complaint at a residence on 515th Avenue, Cosmos Township. The owners were located and the cows were returned home.

On the 16th at 7:30 a.m. the Sheriff’s Office responded to an alarm at a business on North Sibley Avenue, Litchfield. The deputy was cancelled prior to arrival, as it was a false alarm.

On the 16th at 9:06 a.m. the Sheriff’s Office received a report of tampering with a motor vehicle on 318th Street, Forest City.

On the 16th at 10:40 a.m. the Sheriff’s Office took a report of theft from a residence on 2nd Street North, Dassel.

On the 16th at 11:38 a.m. the Sheriff’s Office received a report of a scam attempt at a residence on 705th Avenue, Collinwood Township.

On the 16th at 3:37 p.m. the Sheriff’s Office assisted the Litchfield Police Department at a residence on West Darwin Street, Litchfield.

On the 16th at 4:17 p.m. the Sheriff’s Office responded to a report of an ATV complaint on 360th Street, Forest Prairie Township. The deputy checked and the ATV’s were no longer in the area.

On the 16th at 4:54 p.m. the Sheriff’s Office responded to a report of a stray dog on MN Highway 24 and County State Aid Highway 34, Darwin Township. The tan and white female Pitbull was located and placed in the Meeker County pound.

On the 16th at 6:02 p.m. the Sheriff’s Office dispatched Litchfield Rescue Squad and Gold Cross Ambulance to a medical at a residence on South Geinitz Avenue, Litchfield. One individual was transported to Meeker Memorial Hospital.

On the 16th at 6:46 p.m. the Sheriff’s Office took a report of a domestic at a residence on 2nd Street South, Grove City. Amy Rose Grubbs, age 34, of Grove City, was arrested for domestic assault.

On the 16th at 6:56 p.m. the Sheriff’s Office dispatched Watkins Ambulance to a medical at a residence on Luella Street, Watkins. One individual was transported to the St Cloud Hospital.

On the 16th at 7:15 p.m. the Sheriff’s Office responded to a 9-1-1 cellular hang-up call from an individual on North Neptune Street, Cosmos. The deputy found everything to be okay with the individual.

On the 16th at 8:18 p.m. the Sheriff’s Office dispatched Watkins Ambulance to a medical at a residence on MN Highway 55, Kimball, in Stearns County. One individual was transported to the Paynesville Hospital.

On the 16th at 9:57 p.m. the Sheriff’s Office dispatched Watkins Ambulance to a medical at a residence on Central Avenue South, Watkins. The individual was treated on the scene. There was no transport.

On the 16th at 10:05 p.m. the Sheriff’s Office responded to a welfare check at a residence on Lindstrom Avenue West, Grove City. The deputy found everything to be okay at the residence.

On the 16th at 10:28 p.m. the Sheriff’s Office dispatched Cosmos Ambulance to a medical at a residence on 590th Avenue, Cedar Mills Township. The individual was treated on the scene. There was no transport.

On the 16th at 10:55 p.m. the Sheriff’s Office took a report of a harassment order violation at a residence on East St Paul Street, Darwin.

On the 16th at 11:10 p.m. the Sheriff’s Office responded to a noise complaint at a residence on Galigers Lane, Dassel.

On the 16th at 11:58 p.m. the Sheriff’s Office assisted another agency by making contact with an individual at a residence on North Ramsey Avenue, Litchfield.

Wednesday, June 15, 2016

On the 15th at 2:46 a.m. the Sheriff’s Office dispatched the Gold Cross Ambulance to a medical at a residence on North Holcombe Avenue, Litchfield. The ambulance was cancelled upon arrival.

On the 15th at 7:36 a.m. the Sheriff’s Office picked up a stray dog on Atlantic Avenue West, Grove City. A male brown and white Pitbull was brought to the pound and was later released to its owner.

On the 15th at 8:03 a.m. the Sheriff’s Office dispatched Dassel Fire Department for a rekindle on a house fire at the residence on County State Aid Highway 27, Kinston Township.

On the 15th at 8:36 a.m. the Sheriff’s Office received a report of a driving complaint on MN Highway 22 and 150th Street, Cedar Mills Township. The deputy located the vehicle and a warning was issued.

On the 15th at 9:27 a.m. the Sheriff’s Office responded to an assist the public at a residence on 677th Avenue, Forest Prairie Township.

On the 15th at 10:08 a.m. the Sheriff’s Office responded to a dog complaint at a residence on 4th Street, Grove City.

On the 15th at 10:27 a.m. the Sheriff’s Office picked up a stray dog on 2nd Street and Pacific Avenue, Grove City. The dog was returned to the owner and a warning was issued.

On the 15th at 11:03 a.m. the Sheriff’s Office dispatched Gold Cross Ambulance to a medical at a residence on East 10th Street, Litchfield. No transport was needed.

On the 15th at 12:21 p.m. the Sheriff’s Office received a report of a scam attempt at a residence on 593rd Avenue, Litchfield Township. No loss was reported.

On the 15th at 12:29 p.m. the Sheriff’s Office received a report of a dog complaint at a residence on 580th Avenue, Harvey Township. A female Pitbull with a black collar was placed in the pound.

On the 15th at 1:05 p.m. the Sheriff’s Office responded to a stalled vehicle on 750th Avenue at County State Aid Highway 5, Collinwood Township. The owner was located and will get the vehicle removed.

On the 15th at 1:31 p.m. the Sheriff’s Office received a driving complaint on US Highway 12 at 575th Avenue, Harvey Township. The information was passed on to MN State Patrol.

On the 15th at 3:53 p.m. the Sheriff’s Office dispatched Gold Cross Ambulance and Litchfield Rescue to a medical at a business on South Sibley Avenue, Litchfield. One individual was transported to Meeker Memorial Hospital.

On the 15th at 4:19 p.m. the Sheriff’s Office received a cellular 9-1-1 hang-up call from a residence on 655th Avenue, Darwin Township. Everything was okay at the residence; it was a misdial.

On the 15th at 4:25 p.m. the Sheriff’s Office received a report of a lost item in the area of US Highway 12, Dassel Township.

On the 15th at 5:38 p.m. the Sheriff’s Office dispatched Watkins Ambulance to a medical at a residence on 123rd Avenue, Stearns County. One individual was transported to the St Cloud Hospital.

On the 15th at 7:31 p.m. the Sheriff’s Office took a report of a dog complaint at a residence on 602nd Avenue, Manannah Township.

On the 15th at 9:27 p.m. the Sheriff’s Office assisted in locating a juvenile at a residence on Atlantic Avenue West, Dassel.

Tuesday, June 14, 2016

On the 14th at 10:59 a.m. the Sheriff’s Office received a report of harassment at a residence on 2nd Street South, Grove City.

On the 14th at 12:51 p.m. the Sheriff’s Office dispatched Gold Cross Ambulance to a lift assist at a residence on South Armstrong Avenue, Litchfield. An individual was assisted and no transport was needed.

On the 14th at 2:12 p.m. the Sheriff’s Office received a report of a suspicious item found in Lake Stella, Ellsworth Township.

On the 14th at 3:59 p.m. the Sheriff’s Office responded to a 9-1-1 hang-up call from a residence on Marshall Avenue, Grove City. All was found to be okay.

On the 14th at 8:50 p.m. the Sheriff’s Office responded to a report of juvenile trouble at a residence on Marshal Avenue, Grove City. Upon arrival of the deputy the juveniles were advised to leave.

On the 14th at 10:21 p.m. the Sheriff’s Office unlocked a vehicle at an address on Atlantic Avenue West, Grove City.

On the 14th at 11:19 p.m. the Sheriff’s Office dispatched the Gold Cross Ambulance to a medical at a residence on North Holcombe Avenue, Litchfield. No transport was needed.

Monday, June 13, 2016

On the 13th at 4:17 a.m. the Sheriff’s Office dispatched Gold Cross Ambulance for a medical at a residence on West 6th Street, City of Litchfield. One individual was transported to Meeker Memorial Hospital.

On the 13th at 7:26 a.m. the Sheriff’s Office took a report of suspicious activity on Cedar Avenue North, Watkins.

On the 13th at 9:25 a.m. the Sheriff’s Office issued a warning for a barking dog at a residence on 3rd Street North, Dassel.

On the 13th at 11:07 a.m. the Sheriff’s Office responded to a report of a gas drive-off at a business on Parker Avenue West, Dassel. A deputy contacted the driver and they will return to pay for the gas.

On the 13th at 11:35 a.m. the Sheriff’s Office advised an individual of their options pertaining to a civil matter at a residence on 728th Avenue, Collinwood Township.

On the 13th at 11:37 a.m. the Sheriff’s Office responded to a report of a gas drive-off at a business on Parker Avenue West, Dassel. A deputy contacted the driver and they will return to pay for the gas.

On the 13th at 1:40 p.m. the Sheriff’s Office responded to a report of a dog complaint at a residence on Todd Street, Dassel. Upon arrival the deputy found that everything was fine.

On the 13th at 1:49 p.m. the Sheriff’s Office received multiple cellular 9-1-1 calls from the same number at an unknown location on US Highway 12, Litchfield Township. The origin of calls was not able to be determined.

On the 13th at 2:57 p.m. a Meeker County deputy stopped to check on a motorist stopped on US Highway 12, Acton Township. The deputy found everything to be okay.

On the 13th at 4:23 p.m. the Sheriff’s Office received a report of a scam attempt at a residence on 573rd Avenue, Greenleaf Township. A deputy advised them of their options.

On the 13th at 6:08 p.m. the Sheriff’s Office dispatched the Watkins Ambulance to a medical at an address on Central Avenue South, Watkins. One individual was transported to the Paynesville Hospital.

On the 13th at 6:10 p.m. the Sheriff’s Office responded to a report of a dog complaint at a residence on County State Aid Highway 9, Ellsworth Township. One dog was transported to the Meeker County Dog Pound.

On the 13th at 6:46 p.m. the Sheriff’s Office assisted the public at a residence on 330th Street, Kingston Township.

On the 13th at 6:49 p.m. the Sheriff’s Office responded to a cellular 9-1-1 hang-up call at a residence on MN Highway 15, Dassel Township. Upon arrival of the deputy everything was okay.

On the 13th at 6:59 p.m. the Sheriff’s Office came upon a stalled vehicle on US Highway 12, Litchfield. The driver had help on the way and everything was okay.

On the 13th at 7:20 p.m. the Sheriff’s Office responded to a cellular 9-1-1 hang-up call at a residence on Pleasant Street, Dassel. Upon arrival of the deputy everything was okay.

On the 13th at 7:29 p.m. the Sheriff’s Office responded to and dispatched the Grove City Fire Department to a fire alarm at a residence on 565th Avenue, Acton Township. Upon arrival of the deputy everything was determined to be okay and the fire department was cancelled.

On the 13th at 7:47 p.m. the Sheriff’s Office responded to and took a report of a dog complaint at a residence on 730th Avenue, Collinwood Township.

On the 13th at 9:10 p.m. the Sheriff’s Office responded to a report of unsafe conditions on County State Aid Highway 11, Darwin Township. Upon arrival of the deputy the people were gone.

On the 13th at 9:20 p.m. the Sheriff’s Office came upon a stalled vehicle on US Highway 12, Harvey Township. Everything was determined to be okay.

On the 13th at 9:40 p.m. the Sheriff’s Office responded to a report of theft at an address on Atlantic Avenue West, Grove City. Upon arrival of the deputy the individual returned and paid for their fuel.

On the 13th at 9:51 p.m. the Sheriff’s Office received a cellular 9-1-1 hang-up call from Wright County. Everything was determined to be okay.

On the 13th at 9:56 p.m. the Sheriff’s Office responded to a report of a vulnerable adult at an address on Logeais Street, Eden Valley. Upon arrival of the deputy the individual had returned home and everything was fine.

On the 13th at 10:05 p.m. the Sheriff’s Office responded to a noise complaint at a residence on Lindstrom Avenue West, Grove City. Upon arrival of the deputy the individual stopped mowing lawn for the night.

On the 13th at 10:22 p.m. the Sheriff’s Office dispatched the Gold Cross Ambulance to a medical at a residence on North Holcombe Avenue, Litchfield. No transport was needed.