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April 22, 2013
Farmington police report: April 5-11
April 5 Juvenile, child protection, address not available Assist other agency, 17200 block of Harrington Way Warrant service/arrest, 1300 block of Centennial Dr. Larceny, from auto, 4300 block of Westdel Rd. April 7 Weapon offense, 800 block of Catalina Way Damage to property,...
April 22, 2013 - 7:20am
April 21, 2013
BB gun in park draws police attention
They say boys will be boys. And boy, was there some excitement in Farmington's Tamarack Park last week. Farmington police officer Nate Siem took a call for assault with a BB gun after two groups of boys had a scuffle in the park. It seems two groups of boys -- Farmington police...
April 21, 2013 - 7:17am
April 15, 2013
Farmington police report: March 30-April 4
March 30 Damage to property, 700 block of Seventh St. March 31 Damage to property, Elm Street April 1 Property damage accident, First Street and 220th Street West Larceny, from building, Meadowlark Way Harassment, 21200 block of Chippendale Ave. Suicide threat, address not...
April 15, 2013 - 7:07am
April 13, 2013
Farmington man charged with stealing battery cables
Michael Thanghe admitted to police he shouldn't have been driving when he was pulled over March 28. But that might be the least of his problems. Thanghe, 33, of Faribault, has been charged with possession of theft tools and receiving stolen property after he was found with battery...
April 13, 2013 - 7:26am
April 8, 2013
Farmington police report: March 22-28
March 22 Drugs, possession of drug paraphernalia, 170th Street West and Pilot Knob Road Theft, 20600 block of Flagstaff Ave. Assault, fifth degree, 20600 block of Flagstaff Ave. March 23 Larceny, from yards, 1200 block of Prairie View Tr. Juvenile, child protection, address...
April 8, 2013 - 7:13am
Task force agents find drugs in Farmington home during December search
Dakota County Drug Task Force agents found drugs, syringes and a "large sum of cash" when they searched a Farmington home shortly after Christmas. The Dakota County Attorney's office has charged 26-year-old Michael Marshall Simmons with a felony drug offense as a result of the search....
April 8, 2013 - 7:11am
April 1, 2013
Farmington police report: March 15-21
March 15 Property damage accident, 187th Street?West and Pilot Knob Road Fraud, 900 block of Westgail Ct. Fraud, 800 block of Seventh St. March 16 Warrant service/arrest, Akin Road and Dunbar Avenue March 17 Damage to property, private, 18300 block of Elkwood Ave. Suspicious...
April 1, 2013 - 7:19am
March 25, 2013
Farmington police report: March 8-14
March 8 Suspicious circumstances, 187th?Street West and Embers Avenue Property damage accident, 6300 block of 212th?St. W. March 9 Property damage accident, 190th Street West and Pilot Knob Road March 10 Property damage accident, hit and run, 600 block of Oak St. Traffic,...
March 25, 2013 - 7:50am
Gas stop leads to drug charges in Farmington
A driver who caught the eye of a Farmington police officer while stopped at a north Farmington gas station has been charged with drug possession and driving with a revoked license. The officer noticed Travis Aaron Monahan, 28, of Eagan, parked in front of a gas station while fueling...
March 25, 2013 - 7:47am
March 14, 2013
Farmington, Rosemount police are developing sophisticated crime scene teams
They might not have all the impressive gadgets, computer programs or immediate matches you might see on the popular television series CSI or...
March 14, 2013 - 1:28pm
March 11, 2013
Farmington police report: February 22-28
February 22 Property damage accident, Ninth and Maple streets Possession of nicotine, 20600 block of Flagstaff Ave. Burglary, 400 block of First St. DWI, third degree, Chippendale Avenue and Willow St. Juvenile, child protection, address not available Domestic, 4700 block...
March 11, 2013 - 7:18am
March 8, 2013
Rosemount woman charged in Empire roundabout crash
A 50-year-old Rosemount woman faces felony charges of criminal vehicular operation after a Friday night accident in which she lost control in a roundabout at Highway 3 and 190th Street and hit another car head on. The woman, Elizabeth Dawn Nelson, was seriously hurt in the accident....
March 8, 2013 - 2:13pm
March 7, 2013
22 pounds of Farmington American Legion's grave markers taken
Farmington police are investigating the theft of 22 pounds of grave markers owned by the Farmington American Legion Clifford Larson Post 189. According...
March 7, 2013 - 9:54am
March 4, 2013
Farmington police report: February 15-21
February 15 Larceny, 900 block of Eighth St. Fireworks, explosives, 20600 block of Flagstaff Ave. Juvenile, child protection, address not available Drugs, possess/sale, small amount of marijuana, Hwy. 13 and I35E February 16 Personal injury accident, 212th Street West and...
March 4, 2013 - 7:20am
February 26, 2013
Police chase hits 100 mph in Farmington
An early-morning police chase hit speeds of up to 100 miles per hour on Feb. 21 on the streets of downtown Farmington. According to a complaint...
February 26, 2013 - 8:36am