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Man reportedly stabbed and other reports

A man reportedly came into the Law Enforcement Center lobby at 8:29 a.m. Friday with stab wounds to his hand and leg. 

According to police, the man was treated at Mayo Clinic Health System in Albert Lea for injuries deemed not-life threatening. 

Police stated the assault took place on Court Street, and the suspects were known to the victim. 

The case remains under investigation. 


Vehicles reported stolen

A 2006 dark blue Ford F-150 was reported stolen at 7:47 p.m. Sunday at 1604 W. Richway Drive. An AR-15 was also reported missing from a safe. 

A red Saturn car was reported stolen at 8:23 p.m. Sunday at 701 S. Broadway.


Campaign sign stolen

A 4-by-8-foot Biden campaign sign was reported stolen at 7:24 a.m. Saturday at 70637 255th St. in Albert Lea. 


Break-ins reported

An attempted break-in was reported at 6:27 p.m. Saturday at 72038 Phillip Drive. 

The Freeborn County Sheriff’s Office received a report at 10:17 a.m. Saturday of vehicles and buildings that were reported broken into at 22984 800th Ave. in Albert Lea. 

Police received a report at 1:12 a.m. Friday that someone had come into a house at 412 Winter Ave., broke a TV and took some money. 


Damage reported

The Sheriff’s Office received a report at 7 p.m. Saturday of dirt bikes that had gone through the front yard at 351 Third Ave. NW in Glenville and destroyed Halloween decorations. 

Police received a report at 8:50 p.m. Friday of damage to a locked gas cap on a dump truck at 1301 James Ave. The damage happened either the night before or early in the morning.


Windows broken out

Windows were reported smashed out of a vehicle at 3:32 a.m. Sunday at 714 Jefferson Ave. in Albert Lea. 

A window was reported broken out of a house at 12:52 p.m. Sunday at 102 S. Ermina Ave. 


Counterfeit bills reported 

Two counterfeit $20 bills were reported at 6:49 p.m. Sunday at 2225 E. Main St. 

A counterfeit $20 bill was reported at 6:17 p.m. Sunday at Walmart, 1550 Blake Ave. 


Thefts reported

A phone was reported stolen at 9:47 p.m. Sunday out of a vehicle parked along 810th Avenue. 

A gas drive-off valued at $65 was reported at 10:56 p.m. Sunday at 23087 Minnesota Highway 13. 

A Stihl trimmer and gas can were reported stolen from a garage at 7:23 a.m. Friday at 913 James Ave. The theft occurred overnight. 


2 arrested for drug possession

Police arrested Brandon Stanley Johnson, 38, for fifth-degree drug possession and an order for protection violation at 10:27 p.m. Friday at 2306 E. Main St. 

Police arrested Daniel Dean Eggers, 35, on a local warrant and fifth-degree drug possession at 5:16 p.m. Friday at 602 Minnesota Ave. 


1 arrested on warrant

Police arrested Chantola Khin, 27, on a warrant at 12:32 a.m. Saturday near the intersection of East Eighth Street and Academy Avenue. 


Dog bite reported

Police received a report at 6:17 p.m. Friday of a woman who was bit by a dog while walking on the Blazing Star Trail. 


1 cited for theft

Police cited Sashy Martinez, 35, for theft at 4:55 p.m. Sunday at Walmart, 1550 Blake Ave.