For the Record: July 23, 2021

Incident reports from local and regional law enforcement

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3:03 p.m. Tuesday: 400 block of Olander Street, Worthington, adult female.

7:18 p.m. Tuesday: 1700 block of Clary Street, Worthington, adult female.

9:43 p.m. Tuesday: 600 block of Main Street, Luverne.

10:43 p.m. Tuesday: 100 block of North Spring Street, Luverne.


10:04 a.m. Wednesday: 1700 block of Minnesota 60, Worthington.

7:47 p.m. Wednesday: 1500 block of Collegeway, Worthington, adult male who had been sick all day.


WPD: 10:47 a.m. Tuesday, 900 block of Linda Lane.

WPD: 3:57 p.m. Tuesday, Clary Street and Milton Avenue.

WPD: 7:28 p.m. Tuesday, Oxford Street and North Spring Avenue.

Minnesota State Patrol: 4:09 a.m. Wednesday, Interstate 90 and mile marker 51, Ewington Township, Jackson County. Driver Dafoe Dean, 52, and passenger Crystal Dafoe, 41, both of Lakefield, were traveling westbound on Interstate 90 in a 2017 Ford Escape when the vehicle left the roadway and crashed. Both were taken to Sanford Worthington Medical Center for non-life-threatening injuries.

WPD: 4:11 p.m. Wednesday, Minnesota 60 and Interstate 90 roundabout.


WPD: 6:22 p.m. Wednesday, 1000 block of Ryans Road.

WPD: 2:54 p.m. Wednesday, 1600 block of Oxford Street.

Rock County Sheriff’s Office: 6:38 p.m. Wednesday, 20th Avenue and 31st Street, Hills.

Lyon County Sheriff’s Office: 8:55 a.m. Thursday, 1600 block of Cleveland Avenue, Larchwood, Iowa. Bradley Ageson, 59, of Lester, Iowa, was operating a 2019 Freightliner gravel truck and trailer, owned by Lyon County, southbound on Cleveland Avenue and collided with a 2011 Chevy Cruze driven by Taylor Warner, 18, of Larchwood. Warner’s vehicle sustained approximately $6,000 dollars in damage while the trailer received approximately $1,000 dollars damage. No injuries were reported. Warner was cited for following too close.

Rock County Sheriff’s Office: 11:56 p.m. Thursday, East Dodge Street and 140th Avenue, Luverne.


NCSO: driving complaint, 10:03 a.m. Tuesday, 600 block of Second Avenue, Brewster.

WPD: verbal argument, 11:11 a.m. Tuesday, 1000 block of Eighth Avenue.


NCSO: dog at large, 11:12 a.m. Tuesday, 200 block of North Bishop Avenue, Rushmore.

NCSO: livestock complaint, 11:47 a.m. Tuesday, 320th Street and Palm Avenue, Worthington.

WPD: animal complaint, 1:40 p.m. Tuesday, 1100 block of Milton Avenue.

WPD: animal complaint, 2:08 p.m. Tuesday, 1000 block of Ryans Road.

WPD: bike recovered, 2:24 p.m. Tuesday, 1200 block of Oxford Street.

WPD: criminal sexual conduct, 4:22 p.m. Tuesday.

Rock County Sheriff’s Office: driving complaint, 6:17 p.m. Tuesday, 244th Street, Dell Rapids.

Rock County Sheriff’s Office: barking dog, 9:09 p.m. Tuesday, 200 block of West Warren Street, Luverne.

WPD: property damage, 9:44 p.m. Tuesday, 1000 block of Johnson Avenue.

Rock County Sheriff’s Office: disorderly conduct, 12:22 a.m. Wednesday, South Kniss Avenue and Interstate 90 overpass.

Lyon County Sheriff’s Office: 12:36 a.m. Wednesday, Larchwood, Iowa. Jesus Mata Jr., 25, of Sheldon, Iowa, was arrested for public intoxication, a simple misdemeanor.

WPD: threat of suicide, 12:52 a.m. Wednesday, 1000 block of Johnson Avenue.

WPD: trespassing, 4:15 a.m. Wednesday, 2100 block of Cecilee Street.

WPD: welfare check, 4:19 a.m. Wednesday, 2100 block of Nobles Street.

NCSO: property damage, 7:25 a.m. Wednesday, 27000 block of 260th Street, Worthington.

Rock County Sheriff’s Office: debris in roadway, 9:04 a.m. Wednesday, Interstate 90 at mile marker 7, Beaver Creek.

Rock County Sheriff’s Office: suspicious activity, 11:11 a.m. Wednesday, 301 West First Street, Luverne.

WPD: property damage, 12:43 p.m. Wednesday, 1300 block of Eighth Avenue.

WPD: theft, 3:13 p.m. Wednesday, 1300 block of Second Avenue.

NCSO: identity theft, 5:26 p.m. Wednesday, 500 block of South Chestnut Street, Ellsworth.

Rock County Sheriff’s Office: debris on roadway, 5:35 p.m. Wednesday, South Kniss Avenue, Luverne.

WPD: welfare check, 8:17 p.m. Wednesday, 1400 block of Prairie Drive.

WPD: trespassing, 8:53 p.m. Wednesday, 1700 block of Eleanor Street.

Rock County Sheriff’s Office: cattle out, 9:26 p.m. Wednesday, Rock County Road 8.

WPD: welfare check, 9:44 p.m. Wednesday, 1200 block of Fourth Avenue.

WPD: suspicious activity, 9:59 p.m. Wednesday, 300 block of Lake Avenue.

WPD: warrant outstanding, 10:52 p.m. Wednesday, Oxford Street and Milton Street.

WPD: missing person, 8:25 a.m. Thursday, 200 block of Lakehill Drive.

Rock County Sheriff’s Office: vandalism, 11:31 a.m. Thursday, 400 block of Fourth Street, Beaver Creek.

WPD: suspicious activity, 1:04 p.m. Thursday, Eighth Avenue.

WPD: disorderly conduct, 1:27 p.m. Thursday, 1700 block of Bantom Place.

WPD: scams, 1:43 p.m. Thursday, 2100 block of Cecilee Street.

WPD: fraud, 4:46 p.m. Thursday, 1400 block of Oxford Street.

Rock County Sheriff’s Office: cattle out, 5:05 p.m. Thursday, 200th Avenue, Kenneth.

Rock County Sheriff’s Office: debris in roadway, 5:18 p.m. Thursday, 300 block of West Main Street, Luverne.

WPD: welfare check, 11:13 p.m. Thursday, 1200 block of Sixth Avenue.

Lyon County Sheriff’s Office: police were dispatched to a Rock Rapids, Iowa, Thursday for a verbal dispute. Cole Ray Zimbelman, 49, of Rock Rapids, was arrested on a charge of Assault Causing Bodily Injury, a serious misdemeanor. Zimbelman was transported and housed at the Lyon County Jail.

WPD: driving complaint, 4:00 a.m. Friday, 24000 block of Minnesota 60.

WPD: drugs, 6:31 a.m. Friday, 1100 block of Fourth Avenue.

NCSO: driving complaint, 6:37 a.m. Friday, Nobles County Road 16, Wilmont.

WPD: burglary, 7:08 a.m. Friday, 400 block of Nobles County Road 5.

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