Police Logs

New Ulm Police

• Received a two-vehicle crash report without reported injuries at Garden St. N. and Maplewood Dr. at 1:58 p.m. Sept. 9, 2021. A 2012 Jeep LIberty driven by Rachel Piotter, 31, New Ulm was stopped to turn left onto Maplewood Dr. from Garden St. N. when she was rear-ended by Marion Schapekahm driving a 2015 Chevy Cruze. Damage was disabling to the front side fender of the Chevy and moderate to the passenger side rear bumper of the Jeep. Both drivers wore seat belts.

• Received a report from the Brown County Evaluation Center, 510 Front St. N. at 1:34 p.m. Sept. 10 of a 20-year-old Mankato man who ripped up the back seat of a vehicle while being transported to New Ulm. A report was sent to the New Ulm City Attorney’s Office.

• Arrested a 55-year-old New Ulm man for domestic assault involving a 52-year-old New Ulm woman. The woman had minor injuries. A report was sent to the New Ulm City Attorney’s Office. A domestic report was also received at 12:50 p.m. Sept. 9 at the same place involving the same people.

• Received a report of BB gun damage estimated at $200 to a residence at 1320 German St. S. at 4:35 p.m. Sept. 9. A report was sent to the New Ulm City Attorney’s office.

• Attempted to stop a 55-year-old New Ulm man riding a bicycle at 21 Minnesota St. N. at 2:41 a.m. Sept. 9. The man was cited for fleeing on foot, no front light and riding in the oncoming traffic lane.

Brown County Sheriff’s Office

• Received a theft report of a catalytic converter from a van owned by Mathiowetz Construction at 30676 CR 24, Leavenworth Township at 1:42 p.m. Sept. 9. A damage estimate was not available. A report was done for documentation.

MInnesota State Patrol

° Received a one-vehicle crash report with non life-threatening injuries at 2:23 p.m. Friday at TH 111 and TH 22, New Sweden Township, Nicollet County. A 2007 Harley Davidson Touring motorcycle driven by Danny R. Gillman, 63, Lake Crystal, was northbound when he lost control and came to a rest on the west shoulder. Gillman and a passenger, Mary S. Gillman, 64, were transported to a Mankato hospital. Neither person wore a helmet. Alcohol was not involved. The Nicollet County Sheriff’s Office, the Gaylord Fire Dept. and River’s Edge Ambulance assisted.


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