Sinkhole reportedPublished 10:43am Monday, April 22, 2013
A gooseneck trailer was reported stolen to the Freeborn County Sheriff’s Office at 10:25 a.m. Saturday near Lyle.
An Alden resident reported a disc harrow missing and farm equipment being cut up, possibly for the scrap metal, to the Freeborn County Sheriff’s Office around 3 p.m. Saturday.
A tan building in Twin Lakes was reported broken into to the Freeborn County Sheriff’s Office around noon on Friday.
A green mountain bike was reported missing from 214 College St. to Albert Lea police at 11 a.m. Sunday.
Intoxicated man calls police
Albert Lea Police received a call around 2 a.m. Saturday from a subject who was reportedly “very drunk” that there was a suicide bomb near the Aragon bar. Police investigated and found no evidence.
Cougar reportedly seen
Albert Lea Police responded to a possible sighting of a cougar near Martin Road around 8 a.m. Saturday. After also checking around Edgewater Park, police were unable to locate the animal but did notify a game warden.
Two juveniles were cited, both for drug paraphernalia, and one for possession of a small amount of illegal drugs, around midnight Saturday in Albert Lea, according to police reports.
Possible fight reported
Albert Lea police responded to a report of a possible fight near the Nasty Habit Bar, 134 W. William St., at 1:30 a.m. Sunday. Police were unable to locate all parties or a victim, according to reports.
A large sinkhole in an alley near 707 Clark St. was reported to Albert Lea Police at 10:41 a.m. Sunday. Police advised that since it was on private property the owner would need to take care of it.
Officers pursue subject on foot
Albert Lea Police, assisted by Freeborn County Sheriff’s deputies, responded on foot to a report of a male in blue jeans and a black sweatshirt near St. Thomas Avenue around 10 p.m. Sunday. A stolen gun from Mower County was recovered, but the subject was not located, according to reports. Mower County assisted with its canine unit.