Emergency Services: Oct. 8, 2022

For incidents reported between the evening of Oct 4 to Oct. 7.

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8:22 a.m. Tuesday: 1000 block of West Lake Avenue, female passed out.

Federal prosecutors say Chris Saunsoci, 42, was recording overlapping time punches for two different positions on 139 separate days, which resulted in nearly 600 hours for which he was paid twice. Saunsoci faces up to 370 years in federal prison on the charges.
For incidents reported the evening of Dec. 2 through the early morning of Dec. 6.
Wolfswinkel was released from the Blue Earth County Jail on charges of gross misdemeanor assault and obstruction of a peace officer on Nov. 23. He was arrested on Dec. 1 and charged with felony domestic assault, assault and disorderly conduct.

4:02 p.m. Thursday: 600 block of James Boulevard, ambulance request for adult female.


Lyon County (Iowa) Sheriff’s Office: one-vehicle crash with injuries, 11:22 a.m. Wednesday, 135th Street just west of Larchwood, Iowa. A male juvenile was driving a 2005 Ford F250 west on 135th Street when he left the roadway. The pickup traveled through a bean field and a corn field before coming to a rest on Buchanan Avenue. Lyon County Ambulance transported the driver to the hospital. Larchwood Fire and Emergency Medical Services both responded to the scene. The truck sustained disabling damage worth approximately $10,000.


WPD: crash without injuries, 4:08 p.m. Wednesday, 1800 block of Oxford Street.

WPD: crash without injuries, 4:19 p.m. Wednesday, 800 block of Humiston Avenue.

WPD: crash without injuries, 9:43 p.m. Thursday, 1200 block of Clary Street.

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“Right now our number for registered children in Nobles County is around 700,” Harrington said of the local Toys for Tots campaign. “Our goal is to provide three toys per child, so if we can get our toy count up to 2,500, that would be great.”
Adults and children alike are welcome to drop by and make a craft during that time, but should register in advance by calling (507) 295-5340 to register, as space and supplies are limited.


9:57 a.m. Wednesday: 31000 block of Knauf Avenue, Rushmore, machinery fire. Bigelow Fire Department dispatched to scene.


NCSO: harassment, 10:35 a.m. Tuesday, Nobles County 18.

WPD: trespassing, 1:04 p.m. Tuesday, 1900 block of Dover Street.


WPD: unsupervised children, 4:14 p.m. Tuesday, 1600 block of East Avenue.

WPD: theft, 4:36 p.m.

For incidents reported the morning of Nov. 29 through the late afternoon of Dec. 2.
For incidents reported the evening of Nov. 25 through the early morning of Nov. 29.
For incidents reported the evening of Nov. 21 through the late afternoon of Nov. 25.

WPD: arrested adult male for driving after cancellation-inimical to public safety, 11:23 p.m. Tuesday.

WPD: school bus stop arm violation, 8:19 a.m. Wednesday, Clary Street and Apel Avenue.

WPD: junk car notice, 8:29 a.m. Wednesday.

NCSO: identity theft, 9:04 a.m. Wednesday.

NCSO: domestic, 8:48 a.m. Thursday, Bigelow.

NCSO: theft, 8:57 a.m. Thursday, 36000 block of 200th Street, Brewster.


WPD: school bus stop arm violation, 9:31 a.m. Thursday, McMillan Street and Bristol Street.

WPD: crime against family, 11:28 a.m. Thursday, 900 block of Betty Avenue.

WPD: threats, 11:50 a.m. Thursday, 700 block of North Crailsheim Drive.

WPD: unsupervised child, 12:35 p.m. Thursday, Summit Avenue and Knollwood Drive.

NCSO: harassing communication, Friday, Dundee.

WPD: graffiti; 9:10 a.m. Friday, 200 block of 9th Street.

NCSO: contempt of court, 11:46 a.m. Friday, 400 block of Oak Street, Ellsworth.

WPD: civil matter, 1:51 p.m. Friday, 23000 block of Highway 60.

WPD: property damage, 3:12 p.m. Friday, woman in LEC lobby.

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