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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
February 25, 2013
Farmington police report: February 8-15
February 8 Harassment, 20600 block of Flagstaff Ave. Damage to property, private, 5700 block of 200th St. W. Property damage motor vehicle accident with animal, 179th Street West and Flagstaff Avenue February 9 DWI, 190th Street West and Cedar Avenue Medical crisis, 18500...
February 25, 2013 - 7:34am
February 18, 2013
Farmington police report: Feb. 1-6
February 1 Harassment, 19600 block of Calumet Ct. Property damage accident, Chippendale Avenue and Elm Street DWI, second degree, 200 block of Third St. February 2 Property damage accident, Seventh and Elm streets Drugs, possess over 1.4 grams of marijuana in motor vehicle,...
February 18, 2013 - 7:32am
Mustard and eggs a recipe for trouble for Farmington man
A dispute over on-street parking has landed an 18-year-old Farmington man in trouble with the law. Helbert Antonio Zelaya has been charged with a felony count of criminal property damage after he allegedly attacked a neighbor's car with mustard, eggs and a key in a series of incidents...
February 18, 2013 - 7:27am
February 11, 2013
Farmington police report: January 25-30
January 25 Medical, 3600 block of 205th St. W. Warrant service/arrest, 5000 block of Lower 183rd St. W. January 26 DWI, fourth degree, Fourth and Elm streets Drugs, possession of drug paraphernalia, 160th Street West and Galaxie Avenue, Apple Valley Fraud, 700 block of Ninth...
February 11, 2013 - 7:36am