Police Blotter: July 2, 2022

A look at police reports in the northern Brainerd lakes area - Cass and Crow Wing counties.


Crow Wing County Sheriff’s Department

FIRE: Report at 8:39 p.m. June 20 of a transformer on fire on Evergreen Drive in Emily.

Report at 11:55 p.m. June 24 of a structure fire on Bayshore Drive in Pequot Lakes.


BOAT: Report at 5 p.m. June 20 of a boat capsized on Nordenstua Lane in Pequot Lakes.

Report at 11:02 a.m. on June 25 of a capsized boat near county road 66 in Crosslake.


CRASH: Report at 11:25 p.m. June 24 near Brainerd International Raceway that someone rear-ended a golf cart and took off. A 23-year-old female from Andover injured her leg and was transported by North Ambulance to the hospital.

ANIMAL COMPLAINT: Report at 7:54 p.m. June 25 of cows on the roadway on County Road 3 outside of Crosslake. The owner returned the cows to a fenced-in area.

Report at 10:09 a.m. June 25 of horses outside of their pasture on County Road 127 outside of Nisswa. The owner brought the horses back home.


Breezy Point Police Department

SUSPICIOUS ACTIVITY: Report at 2:14 p.m. June 26 of a male wearing a green shirt and white pants, possibly holding a beer, hitchhiking in the area. The man was located and said he was staying at a local condo, trying to get to dinner. The man was able to get a ride in a resort shuttle.

Report at 10:26 p.m. On June 23 of unknown number of ATVs and side-by sides on a neighbor's property. Officers found the reporting party was seeing the exterior lights on her neighbor's barn.

INTOXICATED PERSON: Report at 1:19 a.m. June 26 of two intoxicated males flagging down an officer at Breezy Point Resort for transport back to a residence. Officer transported them due to their impaired state and left them in the care of their friends.

STOLEN PROPERTY: Report at 2:24 p.m. June 25 of a stolen trailer from Eau Claire, Wisconsin, located in the parking lot of city hall. A male who identified himself as the owner was identified with a statement taken. The trailer and dirt bike were towed and placed in evidence.


FIRE: Report at 11:55 p.m. June 24 of a fire in the wall of a home on Bayshore Drive in Pequot Lakes. Mission and Pequot Lakes fire departments responded.

Nisswa Police Department

LOST PROPERTY: Report at 10:13 a.m. June 22 of a lost credit card on the Paul Bunyan Trail in Nisswa.

STOLEN PROPERTY: Report at 7:26 p.m. June 21 of a stolen vehicle recovered from a traffic stop on Highway 371 and Nisswa Avenue. The registered owner picked up the vehicle.

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CRASH: Report at 4:52 p.m. June 21 of a hit and run. A vehicle backed into a parked car behind Rafferty's, possibly a white sedan.

FIRE: Report at 12:42 a.m. June 21 on Tall Timbers Trail of a fire.

Report at 8:04 p.m. June 20 of a fire on Nokomis Avenue and County Road 77.

Cass County Sheriff’s Department


FIRE: Report at 6:33 a.m. June 21 of a fire on Hardwood Drive in Hackensack.

Pequot Lakes Police Department

CRASH: Report at 12:06 p.m. June 26 of a property damage accident on Akerson Road and Evenson Road in Pequot Lakes.

Report at 2:44 p.m. June 23 of Wile E. Coyote hit by car on Highway 371. No longer Wile E. was removed from road.

ANIMAL COMPLAINT: Report at 2:26 p.m. June 21 that a male's dog attacked the reporting party's dog. The male then put his dog in his car and left.

Who are the people being held in custody in Aitkin, Beltrami, Cass, Clearwater, Crow Wing, Hubbard, Itasca, Mille Lacs, Morrison, Todd, and Wadena counties? See the current in-custody jail roster inmate lists for all 11 counties.

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