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Farmington Police Report: August 23-30

Over the past week, the Farmington Police Department has responded to a number of calls.

August 23

Theft from auto, 700 block of Tamarack Tr.

Theft from building, 6300 block of 212nd St. W.

Domestic abuse and violation of no contact order, 5400 block of 183rd St. W.

Property damage accident, 209th Street West and Chippendale Avenue

Burglary, 700 block of First St.

DWI, 180th Street West and Pilot Knob Road

August 24

Theft from auto, 19000 block of Euclid Path

Fight, 900 block of Catalina Way

Warrant service/arrest, First Street and Locust Street

Mental health, address not available

August 25

Harassment, 90 block of Locust St.

August 26

First degree damage to property, 19500 block of Municipal Dr.

Theft of movable property, no address given

August 27

Runaway, address not available

Theft from auto, 19500 block of Municipal Dr.

Runaway, address not available

Warrant service/arrest, 18200 block of Exley Ave.

August 28

Third degree DWI, 100 block of Elm St.

Fraud, 19100 block of Everest Tr.

Possession or sale of a small amount of marijuana, 10 block of Elm St.

Car/bike accident, 212nd Street West and Akin Road

Dog bite, 18500 block of Pilot Knob Road

August 29

Possession or sale of a small amount of marijuana, Third Street and Elm Street

Theft from auto, 5300 block of Upper 182nd St. W.

August 30

Runaway, address not available


August 23

Antwan D. Hollins, 38, of Superior, Wis., was cited for domestic abuse and violating a no-contact order.

Patrick Anthony Rerah, 60, of Lakeville, was cited for DWI.

August 26

Joshua Joel Dircks, 24, of Farmington, was cited for criminal damage to property.

August 28

Chester Lynn Niedzielski, 51, of Farmington, was cited for DWI and driving with a cancelled license.

Michelle Leonard

Michelle Leonard joined the Woodbury Bulletin staff in November, 2014, after 14 years covering news for the Bulletin's sister publication, the Farmington Rosemount Independent Town Pages.  Michelle earned her Bachelor of Science degree in Mass Communications: News-Editorial from Mankato State University in 1991. She is an active member of the American Legion Auxiliary Clifford Larson Unit 189 of Farmington, and served as the 2014-15 Third District President to the American Legion Auxiliary Department of Minnesota. Michelle is also the volunteer coordinator for the Minnesota Newspaper Museum which is open annually during the Minnesota State Fair. She has earned Minnesota Newspaper Association awards in Investigative Reporting, Local News Coverage, Feature Photography and Column Writing. 

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