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Police Blotter: Individual sought after fleeing from stolen vehicle

  • The Dickinson Police Department is looking for an individual who fled from a stolen vehicle during a traffic stop either Saturday night or early Sunday morning in south Dickinson. The person was last seen with blue jeans, a long-sleeved sky blue shirt, brown shoes and shoulder-length brown hair, and may have also been involved in an attempted home invasion. The department urges anyone with information to contact them at 701-456-7759.
  • Stark County Sheriff’s deputies assisted the North Dakota Highway Patrol by arresting a 22-year-old Taylor man for driving under the influence, failure to give immediate notice after an accident and possession of an open container in a vehicle after he reportedly made his way eastbound onto the westbound lane of Interstate 94 from Exit 73 near Taylor, struck a guardrail, went across the median to the westbound lane and then crashed into a utility pole on the side around 8 p.m. Friday.
  • A grain elevator in Gladstone reported Sunday afternoon that it had been burglarized, with $200 in damage done to windows that had been broken. Nothing appeared to be missing, and there are no suspects.
  • V Deputies were alerted Sunday afternoon to 2.8 grams of marijuana that was found taped to a sculpture at the Geese in Flight Enchanted Highway sculpture by Exit 72 off of I-94.
  • V A brush fire was reported near the corner of 80th Avenue Southwest and Highway 10 near Richardton on Sunday afternoon. Hebron Fire Department responded.
  • Note: The Dickinson Police Department did not respond to calls Monday for details regarding its weekend reports.

    Andrew Wernette

    Wernette came to The Dickinson Press from his home state of Michigan in April 2015 as reporter for the newspaper's energy, political, crime, courts and cops beats. Before The Press, Wernette worked at his university's newspaper as a section editor, as well as interned at a local county paper as a reporter. Outside of work, he enjoys reading, writing, cooking, taking a stroll and planning his next world travel adventure.

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