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10 a.m. Riverside Avenue. Traffic stop. A vehicle was witnessed traveling 50 mph in a posted 30-mph zone. The driver stated he was unaware of his speed. He was issued a citation and released.
4:33 p.m. Victory Loop. Suspicious vehicle. A report was made regarding a suspicious vehicle parked near an open lot. An officer arrived and found the vehicle belonged to a resident in the area.
10:31 p.m. CR 120. Welfare check. A report was made regarding an adult male sleeping outside. An officer arrived and was unable to find a shelter to take in the male. The caller stated the male could stay on the property. The officer provided the male with a blanket and he was transported to a shelter in the morning.
2:51 a.m. 4th Avenue N. Missing person. A report was made regarding a missing adult male. An officer located the adult male and he returned to his residence without incident.
11:21 p.m. Pinecone Road. Traffic stop. A vehicle was witnessed traveling 67 mph in a posted 40-mph zone. The driver stated he was aware of his speed. He was issued a citation and released.
10:21 p.m. Greenwood Lane. Welfare check. A report was made regarding an intoxicated female knocking on residents’ doors and asking to be let in. An officer arrived and located the female sitting on a porch and she stated she was waiting for a friend. The homeowner arrived and stated she could stay.
11:16 p.m. Riverside Avenue. Traffic stop. A vehicle was witnessed traveling with a broken tail light. It was found the driver had a revoked license and a passenger had an arrest warrant. The driver was issued a citation and released to a valid driver. The passenger was placed under arrest and transported to Stearns County Jail.
2:12 a.m. Knickerbocker Court. Suspicious activity. A report was made regarding a car’s alarm sounding inside a garage. An officer arrived and cleared the residence with nothing unusual observed.
5:14 p.m. Watab Court. Intoxicated male. A report was made regarding an intoxicated male walking outside. An officer arrived and found the male was unable to care for himself. He was transported to the St. Cloud Hospital and left in their care.
7:16 p.m. Pinecone Road. OFP violation. A report was made regarding an adult male violating an order for protection for an adult female. The male was located and placed under arrest without incident.
1:10 p.m. Riverside Avenue. Suspicious activity. A report was made regarding an adult male attempting to use a bow to shoot fish. An officer arrived and the male stated he was unaware of the city ordinance and left the area.
7:32 p.m. Sauk River at Heim’s Mill canoe access. Watercraft accident. A canoe carrying three occupants was traveling downstream by the Heim’s Mill canoe access. The canoe capsized before getting to the access and all three were thrown into the water. Two occupants were able to swim to shore and get out of the river on their own. The third was able to swim to an island and hang on to branches and trees until the Sartell/LeSauk Fire Department was able to rescue him. All three were treated and released by Gold Cross Ambulance on the scene.