Shed fire reported Sunday

Published 12:00 am Wednesday, June 13, 2007

A shed fire was reported at 73007 180 St. at 4:54 p.m. Sunday, according to Freeborn County Sheriff&8217;s Office reports.

Reports indicated the shed was a total loss. Also lost were a snowblower, a lawn tractor and other small machines.

The cause of the fire is not definite yet, but reports indicated the property owner had just finished mowing the lawn at the house and had put the lawn mower back in the shed.

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Numerous fire departments and an Albert Lea Medical Center ambulance responded at the scene.

No injuries were reported.

Lawn mower taken from yard

A red push lawn mower was reported taken from the backyard of a house on the 500 block of Larimore Circle at 6:47 p.m. Tuesday, police reports stated.

Dog owner cited after dog attacks another dog

One Albert Lea dog owner was cited with allowing his dog to run loose at 7:15 p.m. Tuesday after a woman reported her own dog had been bit by the animal.

According to police reports the woman was out walking her dog on a leash on Edgewood Avenue when a large German Shepherd came up and bit her dog.

The German Shepherd&8217;s owner, Bradley Eckberg, 24, was cited for allowing the dog to run loose, reports stated.

Man in custody after road rage incident

One Iowa man was in custody Tuesday night after a road rage incident involving an Albert Lea family.

According to police reports, the family was driving southbound on Interstate 35 around 10 p.m. Tuesday, when they were going to turn onto Interstate 90. They went to go around a deer carcass in the exit ramp when the family noticed two motorcycles parked on the side of the road. As the car approached the Bridge Avenue exit on Interstate 90, one of the male motorcyclists got close to the car in the left lane, pointed his finger at them and yelled, reports stated.

After the family took the Bridge Avenue exit, they parked the car to talk to the motorcyclist. One of the motorcyclists screamed at the family and broke out the van&8217;s sliding door.

He screamed again and then took off.

Officers located the man, Logan Kayl Anderson, 26, of Buffalo Center, Iowa, in the North Industrial Park, reports stated.

Anderson could be criminal damage to property, disorderly conduct and fifth-degree assault.