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6:55 pm. Domestic abuse order violation. Seventh Avenue S. Officers were dispatched to a possible violation of a Domestic Abuse No Contact Order. Officers identified the parties involved and met with both, who were together, at the residence. The officers took one person into custody for violating the order and transported him to the Stearns County Jail.
2:40 p.m. Stolen vehicle recovered. Second Street S. An officer witnessed a driver conduct a U-turn. The officer followed the vehicle and stopped it at a local business. The officer discovered the vehicle was stolen out of St. Cloud. The driver of the vehicle was also discovered to not have a valid license but did have an active warrant for his arrest. The driver was arrested for the warrant and the stolen vehicle.
9:40 p.m. Traffic stop. CR 1. An officer saw a vehicle with expired registration. Stopping the vehicle, the officer discovered the driver did not have a valid license. The officer allowed the driver to pull into a parking lot and cited the driver for not having a valid license and gave a verbal warning for the expired registration.
3 p.m. Warrant. River Vista Lane. An officer witnessed a vehicle that appeared to be disabled, blocking traffic. The officer identified the driver, discovering they had a warrant for their arrest. The driver was arrested and transported to Stearns County Jail.
12:30 a.m. Domestic. Third Street N. Officers were dispatched to a physical domestic at a residence. Officers witnessed an altercation. Officers gained control of the situation and, through investigation, arrested one individual for domestic assault. That individual was transported to Stearns County Jail.
6:55 p.m. Suspicious activity. Lowell Lane. An officer investigated sounds and possible voices outside of a residence. The officers checked the surrounding area and could not find any suspicious activity but advised the resident to call if it continued.
8:35 a.m. Traffic stop. Seventh Street N. An officer was running radar at a school when a vehicle approached at a higher rate of speed than the posted speed limit. The officer stopped the driver who admitted to speeding. The officer cited the driver for the speed and gave a verbal warning to the driver about not having their license in possession.