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Meeker County Sheriff's Report
Herald Journal, April 21, 2014

Sunday, April 13, 2014

On the 13th at 1:07 a.m. the Sheriff’s Office dispatched Litchfield Rescue Squad and Gold Cross Ambulance for a medical at a residence on South Miller Avenue, City of Litchfield. One individual was transported to Meeker Memorial Hospital.

On the 13th at 1:16 a.m. the Sheriff’s Office responded to assist the Hutchinson Police Department in attempting to locate an individual at a residence on County State Aid Highway 18, Ellsworth Township.

On the 13th at 1:42 a.m. the Sheriff’s Office responded to a northbound driving complaint near the intersection of MN Highway 22 and 180th Street, Greenleaf Township. The deputy located the vehicle and made contact with the driver who was advised of the complaint.

On the 13th at 1:58 a.m. the Sheriff’s Office responded to a report of a noise complaint at a residence on 650th Avenue, Forest Prairie Township. Several deputies, with the assistance of the Litchfield and Eden Valley Police Departments, made contact with multiple individuals and citations were issued for underage consumption. Deputies also arrested both Jeshua Robert Kasper, age 18, of Pierz; and Dakota Samuel Sullivan, age 18, of Pierz; on charges of fleeing on foot.

On the 13th at 3:18 a.m. the Sheriff’s Office responded to a report of suspicious activity at a residence on Maple Lane, City of Grove City. The deputy checked the area and found that the individual had left prior to arrival.

On the 13th at 3:48 a.m. the Sheriff’s Office took a report of a property damage accident at a residence on 650th Avenue, Forest Prairie Township.

On the 13th at 4:12 a.m. the Sheriff’s Office took a report of a domestic disturbance at a residence on 4th Street South, City of Grove City.

On the 13th at 5:29 a.m. the Sheriff’s Office responded to a report of suspicious activity at a residence on 587th Avenue, Greenleaf Township. The deputies located a 17 year old male who was arrested with pending charges of burglary.

On the 13th at 5:42 a.m. the Sheriff’s Office responded to a report of suspicious activity at a residence on 230th Street, Litchfield Township. The deputy checked the area and located a 16 year old male who was arrested on a Meeker County Apprehension and Detention Order for a probation violation.

On the 13th at 9:07 a.m. the Sheriff’s Office dispatched Gold Cross Ambulance and Litchfield Rescue for a medical at an address on East 4th Street, Litchfield. Upon arrival it was determined to be a lift assist and no transport was needed.

On the 13th at 9:49 a.m. the Sheriff’s Office took a report of a theft of gas from Jack’s Standard, Watkins.

On the 13th at 4:26 p.m. the Sheriff’s Office responded to a cellular 9-1-1 hang-up call from an area near 61608 US Highway 12, Litchfield Township. Upon arrival the deputy found everything to be okay.

On the 13th at 4:57 p.m. the Sheriff’s Office responded to a civil complaint at an address on Maple Lane, Grove City. Upon arrival the deputy advised of options.

On the 13th at 5:26 p.m. the Sheriff’s Office dispatched Gold Cross Ambulance and Litchfield Rescue for medical at an address on North Holcombe Avenue, Litchfield. One individual was treated at the scene and transported by private vehicle to the hospital.

On the 13th at 8:55 p.m. the Sheriff’s Office received a report of a driving complaint on Lindstrom Avenue, Grove City. The deputy checked and the vehicle was no longer in the area.

On the 13th at 10:30 p.m. the Sheriff’s Office took a report of threats from a residence on 340th Avenue, Harvey Township.

Saturday, April 12, 2014

On the 12th at 3:30 a.m. the Sheriff’s Office responded to assist the Litchfield Police Department in locating an individual at a residence on East 3rd Street, City of Litchfield.

On the 12th at 4:15 a.m. the Sheriff’s Office dispatched Litchfield Rescue Squad and Gold Cross Ambulance for a medical at Gloria Dei Manor, North Holcombe Avenue, City of Litchfield. One individual was transported to Meeker Memorial Hospital.

On the 12th at 4:35 a.m. the Sheriff’s Office responded to an alarm at an address on East Astro Boulevard, Cosmos. Prior to arrival the deputy was cancelled due to a false alarm.

On the 12th at 9:34 a.m. the Sheriff’s Office responded to a cellular 9-1-1 hang- up call from an area near 71220 240th Street, Dassel Township. Upon arrival the deputy found everything appeared to be okay.

On the 12th at 12:25 p.m. the Sheriff’s Office received a report of mailbox damage at an address on County State Aid Highway 6, Collinwood Township.

On the 12th at 12:38 p.m. the Sheriff’s Office took a report of an assault that occurred at the Meeker County Jail.

On the 12th at 1:17 p.m. the Sheriff’s Office responded to a report of a field on fire along US Highway 12, Litchfield Township. Upon arrival the deputy determined it was a controlled burn and parties had the proper permit to burn.

On the 12th at 1:24 p.m. the Sheriff’s Office responded to a noise complaint at an address on 670th Avenue, Ellsworth Township. Upon arrival the deputy advised the parties of the complaint.

On the 12th at 2:05 p.m. the Sheriff’s Office received a complaint of a wounded deer on private property on 575th Avenue, Litchfield Township. The caller was referred to a DNR Officer.

On the 12th at 3:04 p.m. while conducting a traffic stop a deputy arrested, Mark Anthony Levinski, age 29, International Falls, for driving after cancellation.

On the 12th at 3:35 p.m. the Sheriff’s Office responded to assist the Cosmos Police Department with a possible ordinance violation on Gemini Avenue, Cosmos.

On the 12th at 4:17 p.m. the Sheriff’s Office responded to a report of threats at an address on West McKinney Street, Darwin. Upon arrival the deputy determined the threats were unfounded.

On the 12th at 4:27 p.m. the Sheriff’s Office responded to a cellular 911 hang up call from an area near 61979 190th Street. Upon arrival the deputy everything appeared to be okay.

On the 12th at 4:28 p.m. the Sheriff’s Office responded to a report of mailbox damage at an address on County State Aid Highway 4, Dassel Township.

On the 12th at 6:17 p.m. the Sheriff’s Office responded to and dispatched Watkins Ambulance to a medical on Meeker Avenue North, Watkins. One person was taken to Paynesville Hospital and a report was filed.

On the 12th at 6:47 p.m. the Sheriff’s Office responded to and dispatched Gold Cross Ambulance to a medical on Meeker Avenue South, Watkins. One party was taken to St. Cloud Hospital.

On the 12th at 7:26 p.m. the Sheriff’s Office responded to a welfare check at a residence on 317th Street, Forest City. A report was taken.

On the 12th at 7:40 p.m. the Sheriff’s Office responded to an assist the public at a location on McKinney Street, Darwin. The deputy advised them of their options.

On the 12th at 9:01 p.m. the Sheriff’s Office received a report of mailbox damage at a residence on County State Aid Highway 4.

On the 12th at 9:25 p.m. the Sheriff’s Office dispatched Gold Cross Ambulance for a medical at Emmanuel Nursing Home on South Davis Avenue. One party was taken to Meeker Memorial Hospital.

On the 12th at 9:28 p.m. the Sheriff’s Office responded to a report of a possible juvenile party at a residence on 677th Avenue, Forest Prairie Township. The deputies checked the area and found all to be okay.

Friday, April 11, 2014

On the 11th at 12:00 a.m. the Sheriff’s Office responded to a burglar alarm at a residence on 200th Street, Collinwood Township. The deputy was canceled a short time later.

On the 11th at 1:02 a.m. the Sheriff’s Office responded to a report of juvenile trouble in the area of 3rd Street and Atlantic Avenue, Dassel. The individuals were gone upon the deputies arrival.

On the 11th at 1:30 a.m. the Sheriff’s Office dispatched Grove City Fire/Rescue Squads and Gold Cross Ambulance to a medical at a residence on County State Aid Highway 25, Swede Grove Township. The individual was treated at the scene. There was no transport.

On the 11th at 7:05 a.m. the Sheriff’s Office received a 911 call reporting a car/deer accident on MN Highway 24 near 285th Street, Forest City Township. There were no injuries, the deer was off the roadway and the caller had contacted a tow for assistance. The information was relayed to the MN State Patrol.

On the 11th at 9:04 a.m. the Sheriff’s Office responded to a cellular 9-1-1 hang- up call from a residence on 748th Avenue, Kingston Township. The deputy made contact with the caller and everything was okay.

On the 11th at 9:22 a.m. the Sheriff’s Office dispatched Gold Cross Ambulance and Dassel Rescue for a medical at an address on 3rd Street North, Dassel. One individual was transported to the Hutchinson Hospital.

On the 11th at 10:23 a.m. the Sheriff’s Office responded to a report of harassment at an address on MN Highway 22, Litchfield Township. The deputy advised them of their options.

On the 11th at 11:19 a.m. the Sheriff’s Office received a cellular 9-1-1 call from a residence on 748th Avenue, Kingston Township, requesting to speak to the Wright County Sheriff’s Office. The caller was transferred to the Wright County Sheriff’s Office.

On the 11th at 12:50 p.m. the Sheriff’s Office responded to, dispatched Gold Cross Ambulance and Dassel Rescue for a medical at an address on Rolling Oaks Lane, Darwin. One individual was treated at the scene and no transported was needed.

On the 11th at 4:02 p.m. the Sheriff’s Office dispatched Watkins Ambulance and Eden Valley Rescue for a medical at an address on 602nd Avenue, Manannah Township. A short time later Gold Cross Ambulance was dispatched for mutual aid and one individual was transported to Meeker Memorial Hospital.

On the 11th at 4:19 p.m. the Sheriff’s Office received a cellular 9-1-1 call reporting a driving complaint westbound on MN Highway 7 just leaving Hutchinson. The caller was transferred to the MN St Patrol.

On the 11th at 6:55 p.m. the Sheriff’s Office responded to a cellular 9-1-1 hang-up call in the area of 525th Avenue, Cosmos Township. The deputy checked the area and found all to be okay.

On the 11th at 7:02 p.m. the Sheriff’s Office responded to a northbound driving complaint in the area of MN Highway 22 and 240th Street, Litchfield Township. The deputy located the vehicle and made contact with the driver who was advised of the complaint and given a warning.

On the 11th at 7:11 p.m. the Sheriff’s Office received information regarding a possible stranded dog out on Lake Minnie Belle, 624th Avenue, Greenleaf Township. The deputy was canceled prior to arrival as the dog returned home.

On the 11th at 8:16 p.m. the Sheriff’s Office responded to a request for a deer possession tag in the area of MN Highway 24 and County State Aid Highway 2, Forest City Township. The deputy made contact with the individuals who had changed their minds and a tag was not issued at that time.

On the 11th at 8:23 p.m. the Sheriff’s Office responded to assist an individual at the ACGC Jr/Sr High School, MN Highway 4, City of Grove City. The deputy made contact with the individual who was okay and waited until parents arrived.

On the 11th at 8:31 p.m. the Sheriff’s Office dispatched Watkins Ambulance and Kimball Rescue Squad for a medical at a residence on County State Aid Highway 17, North Kingston Township. One individual was transported to Meeker Memorial Hospital.

On the 11th at 11:38 p.m. the Sheriff’s Office forwarded information to the Wright County Sheriff’s Office of a cellular 9-1-1 call for an individual requesting assistance at a residence on 41st Street Northwest, French Lake Township.

Thursday, April 10, 2014

On the 10th at 12:41 a.m. the Sheriff’s Office removed a deceased deer from the roadway in the area of US Highway 12 and 660th Street, Darwin Township.

On the 10th at 2:29 a.m. the Sheriff’s Office responded to an unwanted individual at a residence on 245th Street, Litchfield Township. The individual left the residence prior to the deputy’s arrival.

On the 10th at 3:51 a.m. the Sheriff’s Office responded to and dispatched Gold Cross Ambulance to a medical at Lakeview Ranch, 213th Street, Collinwood Township. One individual was transported to Meeker Memorial Hospital.

On the 10th at 8:17 a.m. the Sheriff’s Office took a report of theft from a residence on 215th Street, Ellsworth Township.

On the 10th at 11:16 a.m. the Sheriff’s Office assisted the CEE VI Drug Task Force Agents who attempted to stop a vehicle on South Mercury Avenue and Vega Avenue East, Cosmos. The vehicle fled several blocks from the officers and eventually stopped on South Milky Way Street, Cosmos. Clayton Peter Myhre, age 29, of Buffalo Lake, has charges of fleeing in a motor vehicle and narcotics charges; Vincent C Sanchez Myhre, age 25, of Inner Grove Heights, has narcotics charges; and Vincent Gilbert Sanchez, age 47, of Buffalo Lake, has narcotics charges.

On the 10th at 11:32 a.m. the Sheriff’s Office received a 9-1-1 hang up call from a residence on 2nd Street North, Dassel. The deputy spoke to the individuals and everything was okay.

On the 10th at 12:29 p.m. the Sheriff’s Office checked on unsafe conditions on US Highway 12 and MN Highway 15, Dassel. The deputy advised that the debris will be removed from the roadway.

On the 10th at 2:18 p.m. the Sheriff’s Office received a cellular 9-1-1 hang up call from a residence on County Road 180, Stearns County. The information was passed on to the Stearns County Sheriff’s Office.

On the 10th at 2:36 p.m. the Sheriff’s Office dispatched Litchfield Rescue Squad and Gold Cross Ambulance to a medical at Econo Foods on Frontage Road, Litchfield. No transport was needed.

On the 10th at 3:19 p.m. the Sheriff’s Office dispatched Litchfield Rescue Squad and Gold Cross Ambulance to a medical at a residence on West 6th Street, Litchfield. One individual was transported to Meeker Memorial Hospital.

On the 10th at 3:20 p.m. the Sheriff’s Office received a report of illegal dumping at a residence near 617th Avenue and 380th Street, Manannah Township. Meeker County Highway Department was contacted and will pick up the items.

On the 10th at 3:30 p.m. the Sheriff’s Office responded to assist the public at a residence on 673rd Avenue, Ellsworth Township.

On the 10th at 3:59 p.m. the Sheriff’s Office responded to a vehicle unlock at a residence on Western Avenue North, Watkins. The vehicle was unlocked.

On the 10th at 4:36 p.m. the Sheriff’s Office received a report of a dog complaint at 3rd Street and Lindstrom Avenue, Grove City. A warning was issued to the owner.

On the 10th at 6:21 p.m. the Sheriff’s Office took a report of two stray dogs at a residence on 245th Street, Litchfield Township. The owner of the dogs was contacted to pick up the animals.

On the 10th at 7:05 p.m. the Sheriff’s Office responded to unlock a vehicle at Casey’s General Store, Parker Avenue West, Dassel.

On the 10th at 11:45 p.m. the Sheriff’s Office took a report of a domestic at a residence on Maple Lane, Grove City. One of the individuals left the residence for the evening.

Wednesday, April 09, 2014

On the 9th at 12:20 a.m. the Sheriff’s Office received a cellular test 9-1-1 call from Kandiyohi County. The call was transferred to Kandiyohi County.

On the 9th at 12:32 a.m. the Sheriff’s Office received a report of a property damage accident with a deer on MN Highway 24, Forest City Township. The information was given to the MN State Patrol.

On the 9th at 9:14 a.m. the Sheriff’s Office received a report of a parking complaint on 163rd Street and 673rd Avenue, Ellsworth Township. The deputy spoke to the individuals and advised them of the complaint.

On the 9th at 9:48 p.m. the Sheriff’s Office dispatched Litchfield Fire Department to a fire alarm at Litchfield Alternative School on West 3rd Street, Litchfield. The officer on scene cancelled Litchfield Fire Department, as it was a false alarm.

On the 9th at 10:43 a.m. the Sheriff’s Office received a report of child abuse/maltreatment at a residence on 180th Street, Ellsworth Township. The information was forwarded on to Meeker County Social Services.

On the 9th at 11:48 a.m. the Sheriff’s Office assisted the public at a residence on Jeanne Avenue, Eden Valley.

On the 9th at 12:36 p.m. the Sheriff’s Office received a dog complaint at a residence on 1st Street North, Dassel. The deputy spoke to the owner and advised them of the complaint.

On the 9th at 2:21 p.m. the Sheriff’s Office responded to a welfare check at a residence on 545th Avenue, Danielson Township.

On the 9th at 3:05 p.m. the Sheriff’s Office stopped and checked on a stalled vehicle on US Highway 12, Dassel Township. The deputy spoke to the owner and everything was okay.

On the 9th at 3:12 p.m. the Sheriff’s Office received a report of suspicious activity at a residence on 673rd Avenue, Ellsworth Township.

On the 9th at 3:54 p.m. the Sheriff’s Office received a report of a stop arm violation that occurred on MN Highway 24 and 309th Street, Forest City Township. The information was passed on to the MN State Patrol.

On the 9th at 4:20 p.m. the Sheriff’s Office took a report of theft from a residence on 748th Avenue, Kingston Township.

On the 9th at 5:03 p.m. the Sheriff’s Office responded along with the MN State Patrol to an Alarm at SW/WC Service Coop Alternative School on North Saturn Street, Cosmos. The MN State Trooper spoke to an individual at the school and it was a false alarm.

On the 9th at 5:20 p.m. the Sheriff’s Office arrested Kristina Ann Leon, age 43, of Oxnard, California, on a Kandiyohi County warrant for dishonored check.

On the 9th at 5:22 p.m. the Sheriff’s Office took a report of mailbox damage at a residence on 255th Street, Litchfield Township.

On the 9th at 5:59 p.m. the Sheriff’s Office responded to a cellular 9-1-1 hang up call from an individual at Steffes Auction Center, MN Highway 22, Litchfield Township. The deputy found everything to be okay and it had been a misdial.

On the 9th at 6:11 p.m. the Sheriff’s Office took a report of theft from Casey’s General Store, West Astro Boulevard, Cosmos. The MN State Patrol also assisted on the scene.

On the 9th at 6:24 p.m. the Sheriff’s Office responded to a report of a suspicious vehicle in the area of 243rd Street and 580th Avenue, Litchfield Township. The vehicle was gone upon the deputy’s arrival.

On the 9th at 7:18 p.m. the Sheriff’s Office responded to a cellular 9-1-1 hang up call from a residence on 3rd Street North, Dassel. The deputy found everything to be okay at the residence.

On the 9th at 7:36 p.m. the Sheriff’s Office responded to a driving complaint near a residence on 670th Avenue, Ellsworth Township. The vehicle was gone upon the deputy’s arrival.

On the 9th at 8:54 p.m. the Sheriff’s Office responded to a report of a fire at a residence on East William Street, Darwin. The deputy found the residents were having a recreational fire only, it was not a hazard.

On the 9th at 9:42 p.m. the Sheriff’s Office responded to a car/deer accident on County State Aid Highway 2, Forest Prairie Township. The deputy issued a deer possession tag for the animal. No injuries were reported.

On the 9th at 9:44 p.m. the Sheriff’s Office responded to an animal complaint in the area of US Highway 12 and 237th Street, Dassel Township. The deer was removed from the roadway.

On the 9th at 10:14 p.m. the Sheriff’s Office arrested Robert Neil Morrow, age 32, of Minneapolis, on a Dakota County Warrant for failure to appear on a probation violation.

Tuesday, April 08, 2014

On the 8th at 7:13 a.m. the Sheriff’s Office responded to a report of a dead deer in the roadway on County State Aid Highway 15 and County State Aid Highway 29, Collinwood Township. The deputy removed the deer from the roadway.

On the 8th at 7:18 a.m. the Sheriff’s Office dispatched Litchfield Rescue Squad and Gold Cross Ambulance to a medical at a residence on South Hubbard Avenue, Litchfield. One individual was transported to Meeker Memorial Hospital.

On the 8th at 8:11 a.m. the Sheriff’s Office assisted the public at a residence on Parker Avenue East, Dassel.

On the 8th at 8:42 a.m. the Sheriff’s Office took a report of theft from a gravel pit on 215th Street, Greenleaf Township.

On the 8th at 9:03 a.m. the Sheriff’s Office dispatched Dassel Fire Department for a carbon monoxide alarm at a residence on 735th Avenue, Dassel Township. Dassel Fire Department checked the home and there was no sign of carbon monoxide.

On the 8th at 10:42 a.m. the Sheriff’s Office responded to a 9-1-1 hang up call from a residence on Parker Avenue East, Dassel. The deputy spoke to the individual and everything was okay at the residence.

On the 8th at 12:13 p.m. the Sheriff’s Office responded to a report of a small pony running in the area of County State Aid Highway 23, Acton Township. The deputy checked the area and the pony was no longer in the area.

On the 8th at 1:53 p.m. the Sheriff’s Office received a report of child abuse/maltreatment at a residence on 340th Street, Union Grove Township. The information was passed on to Meeker County Social Services.

On the 8th at 2:07 p.m. the Sheriff’s Office took a report of theft of gas from Casey’s Gas Station on Parker Avenue West, Dassel.

On the 8th at 2:23 p.m. the Sheriff’s Office received a report of child abuse/maltreatment at a residence on 362nd Street, Forest Prairie Township. The information was forwarded on to Meeker County Social Services.

On the 8th at 4:19 p.m. the Sheriff’s Office responded to and dispatched Cosmos Fire Department to a report of a grass fire at a residence on 590th Avenue, Cedar Mills Township. No property damage or injuries were reported.

On the 8th at 4:20 p.m. the Sheriff’s Office dispatched Litchfield Rescue Squad and Gold Cross Ambulance to a medical at Woodland Center on North Holcombe Avenue, Litchfield. One individual was transported to Hutchinson Hospital.

On the 8th at 5:57 p.m. the Sheriff’s Office responded to and dispatched Gold Cross Ambulance and the Litchfield Rescue Squad to a medical at a residence on County State Aid Highway 2, Forest City. One individual was transported to the St Cloud Hospital.

On the 8th at 6:38 p.m. the Sheriff’s Office responded to and took a report of criminal damage to property at a residence on 5th Street North, Grove City.

On the 8th at 8:35 p.m. the Sheriff’s Office responded to a report of a noise complaint at a residence on Meeker Avenue North, Watkins. Upon arrival of the deputy a warning was issued.

On the 8th at 9:15 p.m. the Sheriff’s Office responded to a report of unsafe conditions at Crop Production Services on Atlantic Avenue East, Dassel. Upon arrival of the deputy an employee was notified of the issue.

On the 8th at 10:16 p.m. the Sheriff’s Office responded to and took a report of a domestic at a residence on 748th Avenue, Kingston Township.

On the 8th at 10:51 p.m. the Sheriff’s Office responded to and dispatched Gold Cross Ambulance and the Dassel Rescue Squad to a medical at a residence on 233rd Street, Dassel Township. One individual was transported to Meeker Memorial Hospital.

Monday, April 07, 2014

On the 7th at 3:00 a.m. the Sheriff’s Office responded to a cellular 9-1-1hang-up call on US Highway 12, Litchfield Township. The deputy checked the area and found all to be okay.

On the 7th at 9:48 a.m. the Sheriff’s Office dispatched the Litchfield Rescue Squad and Gold Cross Ambulance to a medical at Hardware Hank, Litchfield. One individual was transported to Meeker Memorial Hospital.

On the 7th at 10:16 a.m. the Sheriff’s Office responded to a cellular 9-1-1 hang-up call from a residence on County State Aid Highway 14, Darwin Township. Upon arrival of the deputy it was determined to be a pocket dial.

On the 7th at 3:51 p.m. the Sheriff’s Office assisted the Meeker County Attorney’s Office at a residence on 1st Street North, Dassel.

On the 7th at 4:11 p.m. the Sheriff’s Office received a report of a found laptop at a residence on County State Aid Highway 23, Acton Township. It was determined that it was actually found in Kandiyohi County and the caller was advised of their options.

On the 7th at 4:38 p.m. the Sheriff’s Office responded to and took a report of a suspicious snowmobile at a residence on 695th Avenue, Kingston Township.

On the 7th at 5:16 p.m. the Sheriff’s Office responded to a report of suspicious activity on County State Aid Highway 34, Forest City Township. Upon arrival of the deputy everything was fine.

On the 7th at 8:23 p.m. the Sheriff’s Office responded to and took a report of a vulnerable adult at a residence on Park Street North, Eden Valley.

On the 7th at 8:49 p.m. the Sheriff’s Office responded to a cellular 9-1-1 hang up call at a residence on 732nd Avenue, North Kingston Township. Upon arrival of the deputy everything was okay.

On the 7th at 9:27 p.m. the Sheriff’s Office checked the welfare of an individual at a residence on Summit Cove, Dassel. A report was made.

On the 7th at 11:36 p.m. the Sheriff’s Office responded to and took a report of criminal damage to property at a shed on Atlantic Avenue West, Dassel.