If you have a tip concerning a crime, call the Sartell Police Department at 320-251-8186 or Tri-County Crime Stoppers at 320-255-1301, or access its tip site at tricountycrimestoppers.org. Crime Stoppers offers rewards up to $1,000 for information leading to the arrest and conviction of those responsible for a crime.
7:45 p.m. Collision. Fifth Avenue N. After a vehicle struck a power pole, an officer kept the area safe until utility workers arrived and made repairs.
11:40 p.m. Intoxicated person. Second Street S. Officers were dispatched to an overly intoxicated person who was becoming aggressive with other people. Officers called for an ambulance. The individual became disruptive while being treated by ambulance personnel. The individual was taken to the hospital for treatment.
10:45 p.m. Domestic. Lowell Lane. Officers were dispatched to a verbal domestic that was occurring at a residence. One of the individuals appeared to have injuries and that individual told police they had been punched by their roommate. The officers took the roommate into custody for the assault and transported him to Stearns County Jail.
6:30 p.m. Assist. River Oaks Lane. Officers assisted Stearns County Sheriff’s Office serving an arrest warrant at a residence. The individual with the warrant was at the residence and was taken into custody without incident.
9:15 p.m. Verbal. Ninth Avenue N. Officers were dispatched to an argument occurring out in front of a residence. Upon arrival the officers spoke with one person. Both parties denied they had been arguing and nothing physical had occurred.
6:30 a.m. Traffic stop. First Avenue NE. An officer witnessed a vehicle travelling at a higher speed than the posted speed limit. The officer conducted a stop and the driver did not have a license in their possession. The officer issued a citation for the speed and a verbal warning for not having a license in possession.
9:30 a.m. Suspicious vehicle. Michaels Court. Officers were dispatched to a suspicious vehicle driving through a neighborhood taking pictures of houses. Officers arrived in the neighborhood and could not locate the vehicle. Officers talked with the caller and advised them to call if the vehicle returned.
Author: Heidi L. Everett
Heidi joined The Newsleaders Oct. 30, 2020 after being a fan of the St. Joseph edition for 15 years. When she is not sharing local news and stories, she is a professor of strategic communications at St. Cloud State University.