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PAGE 16 lanuary 281 2016 Local crime blotters Mr. Naylor showed' signs of intQxica- Shed fire in Grove Township Saturday, Jan.23,at9:14p.m.,Steams tion and failed the sobriety tests that Cotmty Deputies and the Elrosa Fire the deputy asked him to perform. Departmentwere dispatched to abuild- Naylor claimed that he could not p ro- ing fire at 3257 US HWY 71 in Grove vide a breath sample so the deputy Township. The fire was reported by a obtained a search warrant for a blood passerby who saw flames coming out sample. Naylor was transported to of the roof on the west side of the shed. St. Cloud Hospitalwhere a blood sam- The building was owned by Michael ple was obtained and will be ana- and Jean Breitbach of3257 US HWY 71, lyzed by the MN Bureau of Criminal Elrosa. When deputies arrived at the Apprehension. scene they found that the building was Naylor was then booked into the completely consmned by flames. The Steams County Jail. Due to his history structure was deemed to be a total loss. of five prior alcohol related driving The building contained a woodwork- offensesheisbeingheldonFelonyFirst ing and automotive area. The cause Degree DWI and Gross Misdemeanor of the fire is under investigation. The Driving After Cancellation; Inimical Elrosa Fire Department was assisted by to Public Safety charges. Saul( Centre Fire Department and Saul( Wright County Sheriff's Office Centre Ambulance. No injuries were Jan 19, Michael Kevin Johnson, reported. 30 of Maple Lake, was arrested on a IRS scam phone calls in Meeker Co. Wright County court order for vio- TheMeekerCountySheriff'sOffice lation of a no-contact order and a Dispatch Center has received numer- Sherburne County warrant for disor- ous calls Monday in reference to an derlyconduct. IRS scam. This scam has been around Jan. 23, Devon Allen Wicktor, 26 of for a while, but the caller(s) appear South Haven, was arrested in Steams to have targeted phone numbers in County on a Wright County warrant Meeker County. The caller claims for disorderly conduct. to be a representative of the IRS and There were 26 property-damage demands payment for past due taxes, accidents, i personal-injury accident, The caller has also threatened arrest 1 hit-and-run accident, and 6 car-deer for failure to pay. accidents. The IRS does not handle past due There were 3 school bus stop-arm taxes in this manner. The IRS website violations, and 54 tickets for miscella- has more information concerning this neous traffic violations reported this scam. Meeker County Sheriff Brian week. Cruze urges people to be cautious Meeker County Sheriff's Office when receiving these calls. Do not Sunday. lanuary 24. 2016 give out personal or bank information 12:44 a.m. the Sheriffs Office dis- tothesecallers.Thebestthingyoucan patched Dassel Rescue Squad and do is hang up on these scam calls. If Gold Cross Ambulance for a medi- you think the call might be legitimate, cat at a residence on 742nd Avenue in hangup and callthe IRS directly. Kingston Township. One individual IRS Website info on the scam: was assisted at the scene and a trans- port was not needed. Stay-Alert-for-Scam-Phone-Calls 2:11 a.m. the Sheriffs Office Felony DWI arrest in St. Cloud responded to a report of a property Sunday, Jan. 24, a Stearns County damage accident with an animal Deputy Sheriff arrested Kenneth in the area of 698th Avenue and US DoneU Naylor, age 56 of St. Cloud for Highway 12, Dassel Township. The Felony DWI in St. Cloud. deputies made contact with the'driver On that date at about and observed minor damage to the 1:40 a.m., a deputy observed a 2013 vehicle and the travelers were on their Chevrolet Cruze driving erratically on way a short time later. Veteran's Drive in St. Cloud. The dep- 12:03 p.m. the Sheriffs Office uty stoppedthe vehicle near the inter- assisted the Eden Valley Police section with 23rd Av. N. and identi- Department on an ATV complaint fled the driver as Kenneth Naylor. near a residence on Vail Street North in Eden Valley. The individual was Sheriffs Office dispatched Gold Cross 2:43 p.m. the Sheriffs Office advised of the complaint. Ambulance and Kimball Rescue to responded to a report of horses loose 12:40 p.m. the Sheriffs Office a medical at a residence on 742nd on 735th Avenue, Kingston Township. responded to a custody issue at ares- Avenue in Kingston Township. The deputywas able to assist in corral- idence on Meeker Avenue North in One individual was transported to ling the animals. Watkins. The individualwasadvised St. Cloud Hospital. 9:41 p.m. the Sheriff's Office of their options. Friday. lanuary22 assisted the MN State Patrol with a I:50 p.m. the Sheriffs Office 7:38 a.m. the Sheriffs Office dis- vehicle in the ditch on MN Highway located a vehicle off the roadway patched Watkins Ambulance to 22, Manannah Township. One indi- on County State Aid Highway 3, a medical on MN Highway 55 invidual was arrested for DWI and Manannah Township. There were no Kimball, Steams County. Watldns transported to the Meeker Jail by the injuries reported. The deputy assisted Ambulance was canceled a short time MN State Patrol. with traffic control while the vehicle later. 11:52 p.m. the Sheriff's Office was removed. 8:51 a.m. the Sheriffs Officeresponded to a report of a car/ 5:58 p.m. the Sheriff's Office responded to an alarm at a business deer accident on County State Aid responded to assist and dispatched on Central Avenue North in Watldns. Highway 14 near 250th Street, Darwin Eden Valley Rescue and Watldns The deputywas canceled a short time Township. There were no injuries and Ambulance for a domestic distur- later, as it was a false alarm, adeerpossessiontagwasissued. bance at a residence on Meeker 9:07 p.m. the Sheriffs Office dis- Tuesday. lanuary 19 Avenue East, City of Eden Valley. One patched Watkins Ambulance, per the 4:33 a.m. the Sheriff's Office individual was assisted at the home request of the Stearns County Sheriff's responded to an alarm at a business and no transport was needed. Office, for a medical at a business on on State Street North, EdenValley. The 7:50 p.m. the Sheriff's Office 93rd Avenue, Kimball. One individual deputy was cancelled prior to arrival responded to assist St. Cloud Police was transported to St. Cloud Hospital. duetoitbeingafalsealarm. Department in locating a driver and Thursday. lanuary21 6:57 a.m. the Sheriffs Office vehicle at a residence on Friedman 6:48 a.m. the Sheriffs OfficerespondedtoanddispatchedWatkins Street in Eden Valley. The deputy responded to a report of a car/deer Ambtflancetoamedicalataresidence made contact with the individual accidentonCountyStateAidHighway on Meeker Avenue South Watkins. and relayed the message and contact 27 and MN Highway 24, Forest City One individual was taken to the information. Township. There was no damage to Paynesville Hospital before the dep- 7:58 p.rrL the Sheriffs Office thevehicleandthedeerwasnolonger utyarrived. received a 911 callofavehidethatbmke inthearea. 11:17 a.m. the Sheriff's Office dis- through the ice on Belle Lake, Ellsworth 11:39 a.m. the Sheriff's Office took patched Watldns Ambulance to a Township. Meeker County Deputies a request for a deer possession tag for medical alarm at a residence on and the Hutchinson Fire and Rescue an animal located on 615th Avenue, Church Street in Watldns. One indi- Department were paged to the scene. Litchfield Townshil6. The DNR took vidual was transported to Paynesville The vehicle was approximately 1/4 mile care of issuing the tag. Hospital. from shore near the public access off of 5:33 p.m. the Sheriffs Office 4:29 p.m. the Sheriffs Office 673rdAvenue. The driver of the vehicle, responded to a report of an aban- responded to an alarm at a residence Luke Shaw, 35 ofHutchinson, waslem,- donedvehideatanaddressonCounty on County State Aid Highway 27, ing the lake after fishing when his 2001 State Aid Highway 19 in Kingston Kingston Township. All was found to Ford Explorer broke through the ice. Township. The deputy spoke to the be okayon arrival. Shaw was able to get out of the vehide ownerofthevehiclewhoadvisedthey 6:15 p.m. the Sheriff's Office and get a ride to shore. When deputies were attempting to make arrange- responded to a request to check the arrived it was determined that Shaw's ments to get the vehicle towed, welfare of individuals at a residence vehicle bmke through the top layer of 9:16 p.m. the Sheriffs Office found on 380th Street in Forest Prairie the ice and got stuck in 6" of slush, the a ring at the ice rink on 2nd Street and Township. Upon arrival of the deputy vehicle didn't break all the way through SimonsAvenueinDassel.Theringisat everything was found to be fine. the ice. Shaw stated that them was 14 theDasselOffice. 8:01 p.m. the Sheriff's Office inches of ice where he was fishin~ He 9:59 p.m. the Sheriffs Office responded to an alarm at a residence was not injured as a result of breaking responded to a car/deer accident on on County State Aid Highway 27 in through the ice. People fishing in the US Highway 12 near County State Kingston Township. Upon arrival of area reported there are slushy spots all Aid Highway 24 in Darwin Township. the deputy it was found to be a false overthelake. There were no injuries, minor dam- alarm. Saturday, lanuary 23 age to tile vehicle and the deer left the Monday. ianuary 18 ...... ' 7:59 a.m. the Sheriff's Office dis- scene under its own power. 6:31 p.m. the Sheriff's Office patched Watldns Ambulance to a Wednesday. lanuary 20 responded to a report of car/deer medical at a residence on Calumet 11:02 a.m. the Sheriffs Office accident on 685th Avenue, Darwin Road, South Haven, Steams County. assisted United States Immigration Township. The deputy issued a deer One individual was transported to and Customs Enforcement near the possession tag. St. Cloud Hospital. intersection of MN Highway 55 and On the 23rd at 12:13 p.m. the MeekerAve.So.inWatkins. PROTECT THE HOME THAT BRINGS YOUR DREAMS TO LIFE. CA METODAY. 111ureas Ehlinger Agency~ Inc. 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