Emergency Services: Feb. 24, 2023
For incidents reported between the morning of Feb. 21 and the late afternoon of Feb. 24.
1:51 a.m. Wednesday: 1000 block of Sunset Road, Worthington, adult female, unspecified.
8:22 p.m. Wednesday: 2100 block of Nobles Street, Worthington, adult female with asthma attack.
9:03 p.m. Wednesday: rural Adrian, child bitten by dog. Adrian Ambulance dispatched and Minnesota State Patrol requested for snow plow assistance.
WPD: crash without injuries, 11:27 a.m. Tuesday, North Humiston Avenue at Interstate 90.
NCSO: vehicle off roadway, 9:15 p.m. Tuesday, Minnesota 60 in mile 7, Worthington.
NCSO: vehicle stuck in road, 9:35 a.m. Wednesday, 19000 block of 160th Street, Wilmont.
Lyon County Sheriff’s Office: two-vehicle crash with injuries, Wednesday, Iowa 9, east of Lester, Iowa. Aaron VandeKamp, 29, Rock Rapids, Iowa, was driving a 2001 Buick LeSabre westbound when he struck a snowdrift and lost control of the vehicle, sliding sideways in the roadway. Robert Caswell, 62, of Brandon, South Dakota, was driving a 2023 Ford F150 eastbound and struck the passenger side of the Buick. Both vehicles are considered a total loss. VandeKamp was transported by Lyon County Ambulance to Avera Rock Rapids. Caswell was transported by Lester Rescue to Avera Rock Rapids. Assisting at the scene were Lester Fire Department and Trackside Service of Alvord, Iowa.
NCSO traffic hazard, 8 p.m. Wednesday, 29000 block of 320th Street, Bigelow.
WPD: vehicle blocking roadway, 1:19 a.m. Thursday, Nobles County 5 and 35.
Jackson County Sheriff’s Office: vehicle in ditch, 5:31 a.m. Thursday, Interstate 90 near Lakefield.
WPD: traffic hazard, 6:01 a.m. Thursday, corner of 12th Street and First Avenue.
WPD: traffic hazard, 6:34 a.m. Thursday, Nobles County 5 and East Avenue.
WPD: vehicle stuck in roadway, 6:39 a.m. Thursday; vehicle towed.
Jackson County Sheriff’s Office: vehicle stuck in snow drift, 7:53 a.m. Thursday, Jackson County 14, east of Jackson. Tow truck dispatched.
WPD: crash without injuries, 10:44 a.m. Thursday, 1500 block of Collegeway.
WPD: crash without injuries, 3:28 p.m. Thursday, 12th Street and First Avenue.
WPD: crash without injuries, 4:58 p.m. Thursday, 1500 block of Collegeway.
WPD: traffic hazard, 1:09 a.m. Friday, Interstate 90 and Minnesota 60.
WPD: hit and run, 1:22 p.m. Friday, 500 block of Burlington Avenue.
WPD: crash without injuries, 3:40 p.m. Friday, 1700 block of Minnesota 60.
Osceola County Sheriff’s Office: residence fire in Ashton, Iowa. Upon investigation at the scene, David Alvarez Jr., 32, of Ashton, was arrested and charged with alleged first-degree arson and first degree criminal mischief, both felonies. Alvarez was booked into the Osceola County Jail on a $35,000 bond.
WPD: shoplifting, 9:06 a.m. Tuesday, 1000 block of Ryan’s Road.
WPD: lost wallet, 3:10 p.m. Tuesday, 2200 block of Cecilee Street.
NCSO: verbal argument, 3:24 p.m. Tuesday, 100 block of North Broadway Street.
WPD: threats, 3:49 p.m. Tuesday, 1400 block of Crailsheim Road.
WPD: threats, 9:54 p.m. Tuesday, 1700 block of Oxford Street.
Jackson County Sheriff’s Office: deputies issued eight snow emergency citations on Jackson city streets, 2 a.m. Wednesday.
Jackson County Sheriff’s Office: individual cited for driving under the influence, 3:19 a.m. Wednesday, Jackson.
Jackson County Sheriff’s Office: disabled vehicle, 6:58 a.m. Wednesday, Jackson County 34 and Minnesota 86, Lakefield. The occupant did not have appropriate winter clothing and was quite cold, and warmed up in the squad car while a tow truck was summoned.
Jackson County Sheriff’s Office: vehicle in ditch, 9:38 a.m. Wednesday, intersection of Minnesota 60 and Jackson County 9, Heron Lake.
WPD: 911 call, 10:09 a.m. Wednesday, 600 block of Omaha Avenue.
WPD: order for protection violation, 11:39 a.m. Wednesday, 2100 block of Cherrywood Lane.
Jackson County Sheriff’s Office: motor vehicle theft, 3:04 p.m. Wednesday, from Speedway gas station in Jackson. A 2017 GMC Acadia was taken from the parking lot. The vehicle was later located by a Minnesota State Trooper on Minnesota 60, near Madelia. The vehicle was in the ditch, and the driver had requested a tow. When the trooper learned the vehicle was stolen from Jackson County, the 24-year-old male driver, from Jackson, was arrested on multiple traffic-related violations, as well as vehicle theft, an active warrant from Ramsey County for theft, and an active warrant for trespassing in Scott County.
WPD: missing person, 8:59 p.m. Wednesday, 1300 block of Douglas Avenue.
Jackson County Sheriff’s Office: issued two snow emergency citations, 11:36 p.m. Wednesday, Jackson.
Jackson County Sheriff’s Office: harassment, 12:20 a.m. Thursday, apartment complex in Jackson.
WPD: scams, 10:07 a.m. Thursday, 1700 block of Collegeway.
Jackson County Sheriff’s Office: harassment, 5:25 p.m. Thursday, apartment complex in Jackson.
WPD: motor vehicle theft, 11:35 p.m. Thursday, 1500 block of North Spring Avenue.
NCSO: threat of suicide, 1:09 a.m. Friday, 600 block of 11th Street, Brewster.
WPD: 911 call, 11:37 a.m. Friday, 1500 block of Collegeway.
NCSO: assault, 2:04 p.m. Friday, 500 block of Fifth Street.