Police Report: October 29-Nov. 12

Monday, Oct. 29

9:09 a.m. Paint sprayed on door at Splash Park sometime over the weekend, for estimated $100 in damage.

12:59 p.m. A black metal donation box was stolen from an outside location during the weekend for $100 loss.

2:25 p.m. Altercation between two juvenile males at middle school. Warning given about any continued fighting.

2:31 p.m. Juvenile male served trespass notice by high school on Oct. 25, with notice good for one year.

6:20 p.m. Complaint of non-operated vehicle in driveway for six months and eight months of expired registration. Individual promised to have it towed in 24 hours.

7:42 p.m. Subject who was unable to pay for fuel at Hofman Oil found a way before an officer arrived.

Tuesday, Oct. 30

2:27 a.m. Arrested Dale J. Henchen, 28, on probable cause of third degree DWI, with charges pending test results. Subject admitted to hitting light pole in Coborn’s parking lot.

2:10 p.m. Bremer Bank account holder reported fraudulent activity on account.

3:53 p.m. Report of person attempting to use vehicle to hit, and making contact with person walking in parking lot. Complainant decided to not press charges and no further action taken.

6:25 p.m. Complaint of someone burning leaves/grass. Officer located smoldering grass fire in yard and advised subject of city ordinance and had person put out fire.

Wednesday, Oct. 31

8:31 a.m. Items reported missing. No other information available.

9:05 a.m. A New Life Church sign or banner was reported criminally damaged at the intersection of Rum River Drive and Highway 95.

9:14 a.m. Report of possible criminal sexual conduct.

1:03 p.m. Juvenile female placed on 72-hour medical hold.

1:20 p.m. Juvenile male noncompliant with middle school staff until officer advised juvenile to comply.

11:47 p.m. Arrested male driver, 30, for Isanti County warrant, and cited for no insurance and expired registration. Verbal warning given for expired driver’s license and cracked windshield. Driver transferred to county line for Isanti officer to pick up.

Thursday, Nov. 1

2:20 a.m. Male with blood alcohol content of .247 walking in yards on 12th Street North. Person taken back to friend for the night.

2:42 a.m. Stopped vehicle for suspended object and license plate light and arrested male driver, 25, for fifth degree controlled substance and felon in possession of a handgun.

8:30 a.m. Juvenile male taken to hospital from high school by ambulance after having trauma from being struck in back of head by a pickle ball paddle.

2:35 p.m. Juvenile male in possession of fireworks at high school. Citation to be issued.

3:01 p.m. Female fell and struck head on sidewalk.

5 p.m. Suspicious activity regarding open door on foreclosed home. Locks broken.

6:13 p.m. Arrested suspect at residence on Mille Lacs County gross misdemeanor warrant and taken to jail.

7:11 p.m. Female came to police with parent and reported she had been kidnapped and held against her will for three hours, and then later admitted to fabricating story to avoid getting into trouble with her mother. Statements taken from multiple parties.

7:37 p.m. Disturbance reported and request made to remove unwanted female. Police cited woman, 20, for underage drinking.

7:51 p.m. Attempt made to use a counterfeit $50 bill at Princeton Wine & Spirits.

11:20 p.m. Report of two rings stolen from gun safe for estimated loss of $1,250, and also theft of Blackberry Storm cell phone valued at $200. Police investigating.

Friday, Nov. 2

12:15 a.m. Report of two turquoise rings valued at $150 each, stolen from gun safe at residence, and theft of necklace valued at $500 from jewelry box.

2:43 a.m. Office assisted Mille Lacs deputy with accident in which a driver was arrested for DWI.

8:49 a.m. Barking-dog notice placed on door of residence.

4:07 p.m. Father contacted county family services because he and ex-wife could not agree on when their children should shower after basketball practice. No law enforcement deemed necessary.

8:17 p.m. Complainant received e-mail purporting to be Paypal requesting personal and financial info. Person contacted Paypal and learned it was an e-mail scam.

8:29 p.m. Report of four juvenile males causing disruption and misbehaving. Located and parents contacted.

Saturday, Nov. 3

12:09 a.m. Arrested Donald Anthony Streff, 32, on suspicion of DWI.

3:25 a.m. Disturbance caused by two people arguing. One agreed to leave for the night.

12:39 p.m. House found open with key in door.

1:48 p.m. A garage window broken out sometime in the past two months at a residence. A large TV was also left in the back of the garage.

4:22 p.m. Suspicious activity reported of someone going into garage at residence with vacant house. Officer found subject inside garage and advised to leave the residence and provide documentation if he could be there. Subject had stated that homeowner had given him permission to go through their abandoned property.

6:53 p.m. Shoplifting of cosmetics reported at Coborn’s. Police arrested two juveniles for same.

8:49 p.m. Complainant stated dating a female three days earlier and “tonight he received various text messages from the female’s cousin questioning his masculinity.” Officer advised possible solutions to his issues.

Sunday, Nov. 4

Stopped vehicle for expired registration and detected odor of burnt marijuana. Cited driver for having small amount of marijuana and possessing drug paraphernalia.

1:04 a.m. Flagged down by landlord regarding subject being drunk and loud inside building. Officer advised subject and his girlfriend about male’s conduct.

8:42 a.m. Counterfeit $10 bill at Coborn’s. To be sent to Secret Service agency.

5:30 p.m. Trespass complaint at residence regarding vehicles parked on grass shoulder next to complainant’s yard. Officer advised persons with vehicles they would be arrested for trespassing for future occurrences and advised subjects to leave area. Police said there are ongoing issues between complainant and subjects.

8:18 p.m. Harassment complaint received. Two individuals reported receiving unwanted texts and calls from each other.

10:02 p.m. A residence was reported burglarized over the weekend and two fixed blade hunting knives were reported stolen for an $80 loss, and a Savage 12 gauge semi-auto shotgun also stolen for a $1,500 loss, along with other items stolen.

Monday, Nov. 5

2:35 a.m. Disturbance reported at residence and request to remove unwanted party. Officers arrived and arrested a male, 31, for disorderly conduct and taken to jail. Arrested person was found distraught and yelling and saying he could not control himself.

Tuesday, Nov. 6

9 a.m. Report of juvenile male harassing another juvenile male on school bus and stealing the victim’s Nintendo. Officer stated that the juvenile accused of taking the Nintendo confessed to it and retrieved it from his locker at middle school for return to owner. School handled consequences.  Police received message next day that juvenile victim had been hit and called names again on bus. Bus company contacted to separate the two juveniles, and school administration notified.

3:45 p.m. Sherburne County reported it will be sending charges to the Mille Lacs County attorney on list of suspects for third degree controlled substance intent to sell. Incident occurred in city of Princeton.

Wednesday, Nov. 7

9 a.m. Student on bus stated he forgot he had a knife in his pocket. Knife turned over to bus company and then to officer. Officer advised student of legal consequences. School handled consequences.

9 a.m. Report of inappropriate conduct of a sexual nature on one of the school buses turned out to be unfounded. Subjects were found to be talking about subjects of a sexual nature. Middle school to handle consequences.

1:55 p.m. Counterfeit $10 bill located at McDonald’s. Bill taken as evidence.

6:06 p.m. Arrested Kim Michelle Grinnell, 45, on suspicion of DWI-related violation. Police had received report Grinnell was possibly intoxicated and in one of the city parks. Police stopped her vehicle in the 6000-7000 block of Country Road 1 and observed signs of alcohol impairment. Officer performed sobriety tests and while getting testing equipment from squad car, Grinnell fled, leading police in a 4.1 mile chase with speeds exceeding 100 mph. Arrested Grinnell at residence where chase ended.

Thursday, Nov. 8

7:30 a.m. Possible case of sexual criminal conduct reported.

8:58 a.m. Request made to remove male who was out of control. Male was convinced to go with mother to Cambridge hospital for evaluation. Officer had to place transport hold on male at 65th Avenue and Highway 95 and temporarily put on handcuffs for male’s safety.

9 a.m. Juvenile female reported to have stolen books from a classroom and library. Under investigation.

11:27 a.m. Little Duke’s reported that a cashier had mistakenly charged a driver $20.01 for $43.85 worth of pumped fuel. No crime was committed but officer promised to try to contact driver about the undercharge.

6:36 p.m. Officer talked to a woman who was concerned about being harassed by a man with whom she had broken up three weeks ago. She was receiving unwanted texts and online posts on Facebook. Officer was asked to talk to the man about his behavior.

Friday, Nov. 9

12:15 a.m. Officer pulled over a vehicle on Highway 169 at Rum River Drive. Driver was revoked and admitted to being a meth user. Hypodermic needles and potential meth residue was found in the vehicle. Charges are pending outcome of tests.

2:38 p.m. A theft was reported in the 1000 block of 7th Ave. S.

4:03 p.m. Counterfeit money was reported at Casey’s North, 810 N. Rum River Dr.

Saturday, Nov. 10

2:47 p.m. A citizen turned into police a counterfeit $20 bill.

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