Police Logs

Brown County Sheriff’s Office

• Responded to a suspicious activity call at 4:47 p.m. April 5 at 215th Street/County Road 25, Cottonwood Township. A 21-year-old Courtland woman was found in the passenger seat of a pickup truck with a broken front axle. The woman appeared to be under the influence of unknown substances. She was transported to the Brown County Evaluation Center, Detox Division, 510 Front St. N., then to the New Ulm Medical Center emergency room. A woman reportedly kicked a deputy in the groin. A report was sent to the Brown County Attorney’s Office for charge consideration.

• Received a theft report at 405 Summit Ave., Hanska at 6:48 a.m. April 6. A 2018 Cherokee Forest River camper trailer with a 40-inch television, kitchen equipment and bedding was reported stolen overnight. The value of the trailer was estimated at $16,000. A report was made for documentation.

New Ulm Police

• Received a theft report of two catalytic converters from August Schell Brewery vans sometime Friday at Valley St. s. and 19th St. S. at 5:29 p.m. April 5.

• Responded to a domestic disturbance report of an intoxicated boyfriend at 1513 Payne St. N. at 10:07 p.m. April 5. No more information was available.

Sleepy Eye Police

• With assistance from the Brown County Sheriff’s Office, arrested a 46-year-old Sleepy Eye man at 116 Rice St. N.W. on charges of dissemination and possession of child porn at 5:43 p.m. April 5. The suspect was transported to the Brown County Jail.

Redwood County Sheriff’s Office

• Responded to a one-vehicle crash with multiple minor injuries at Highway 2/Oxford Avenue on the Lower Sioux Indian Community at 4:53 p.m. April 5. A 2007 Chrysler 300 driven by Everette Myron G. Kamolz, 16, owned by Quincy D. Pendleton, was traveling over the posted speed limit when the car went out of control and swerved into a ditch, hitting a tree. Kamolz and four juvenile passeners were transported to Carris Health-Redwood Hospital. Centra Care Ambulance and the Minnesota Department of Natural Resources assisted. Charges are pending crash investigation.


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