Sheriff’s report: May 24-30Activity through the Lake County Sheriff’s Office May 24-30.
In the interest of space, routine tasks such as ambulance calls, serving papers, and house checks are not listed. If you have an item to report to the sheriff’s office, call 834-8385. Let us know about news in the area by calling 834-2141. Activity through the Lake County Sheriff’s Office May 24-30.
Monday, May 24
Inmate population: 14
- 12:38 a.m. Report of suspicious persons on Moose Lake Road at Secret Portage. Employees from nearby Boy Scout camp drinking off camp property.
- 8:45 Report of possible burglary at rural Two Harbors residence.
- 1:25 p.m. Deputy assists motorist on Highway 61 at Weldon’s Gift Shop.
- 3:22 Traffic stop on Highway 61 at Larsmont Road. Citation for speed (72/55).
- 7:03 Traffic stop on Highway 61 at Silver Cliff Road. Citation for speed (75/55).
- 7:04 Report of shots fired in Boundary Waters. U.S. Fish & Wildlife advised that guns are allowed and can be fired as long as they are not at a campsite.
- 8:21 Traffic stop on Highway 2 at E. Alger Grade. Citation for speed (73/55).
- 8:48 Traffic stop on Highway 61 near Highway 1. Warning for speed.
- 9:05 Traffic stop on Highway 61 at Main Street in Beaver Bay. Warning for speed.
- 9:44 Traffic stop on Highway 61 at Gate 9 Road. Citation for no proof of insurance. Warning for speed.
Tuesday, May 25
Inmate population: 15
- 8:18 a.m. Report of boat stolen from Ely area residence. Boat found at nearby landing.
- 9:35 Deputy makes traffic stop on Highway 61 at Beaver Bay Sports. Citation for driving after suspension.
- 11:04 Ambulance requested at Louisiana Pacific. One transported to Lake View.
- 3:48 p.m. Deputy, police respond to report of class prank at Two Harbors High School parking lot.
- 4:09 Report of threats made at Beaver Bay Holiday.
- 6:01 Report of unoccupied, overturned vehicle on Lax Lake Road. Towed out.
- 6:23 Deputy, police, State Patrol assist jail staff with unruly inmate.
- 6:27 Deputy removes pine tree from Highway 3 near Joshua Road.
Wednesday, May 26
Inmate population: 12
- 7:11 p.m. Traffic stop on Highway 61 at Liberty Road. Citation for speed (70/55).
- 8:30 Traffic stop on Highway 1 at Lax Lake Road. Warning for speed.
- 8:31 Report of loose cows on road near rural Silver Bay residence.
Thursday, May 27
Inmate population: 13
- 12:02 a.m. Deputies, police, fire, ambulance respond to vehicle accident at intersection of Highway 2 and Forest Highway 11. One transported to Lake View.
- 11:24 Deputy transports hiker on Highway 1 at Little Marais Road to Silver Bay.
- 12:15 p.m. Deputy assists motorist with flat tire on Highway 61 at Gate 4 Road.
- 12:58 Report of theft from Knife River residence.
- 4:32 Report of assault at Beaver Bay Apartments.
- 6:10 Traffic stop on Highway 61 at Rocky Point Road. Citation for speed (71/55).
- 6:41 Traffic stop on Highway 61 at E. Castle Danger Road. Citation for speed (76/55).
- 10:33 Deputy assists Silver Bay police with traffic stop at Superior Hiking Trail parking lot.
Friday, May 28
Inmate population: 14
- 2:04 Report of suspicious vehicle parked on Highway 61 at Gooseberry River. Driver taking a nap.
- 7:44 Deputy assists motorist with rock hitting windshield on Highway 61 at Beaver River.
- 3:48 Traffic stop on Lax Lake Road near Forest Highway 11. Citation for speed (71/55) and no proof of insurance.
- 5:32 Traffic stop on Highway 2 at Kane Lake Road. Warning to five motorcyclists for speed.
Saturday, May 29
Inmate population: 15
- 12:55 a.m. Disturbance at Larsmont Cottages. Parties will call it a night.
- 1:17 Report of vehicle in ditch on Highway 12 near Waldo Road. No reported injuries.
- 1:33 Traffic stop on Highway 61 at Aspen Lane. Warning for equipment violation.
- 7:47 Deputy walks trail in Two Harbors for search canine to track later.
- 9:06 Traffic stop on Highway 61 at Cove Point Lodge Road. Warning for speed.
- 9:47 Traffic stop on Forest Highway 11 at Lax Lake Road. Citation for speed (74/55).
- 3:52 p.m. Traffic stop on Forest Highway 11 at Stony River Forest Road. Citation for speed (72/55). Warning for no proof of insurance.
- 4:22 Traffic stop on Highway 2 near Kane Lake Road. Citation for speed (65/55). Warning for no proof of insurance.
- 8:26 Report of trespassing on rural Two Harbors property. Property owner advised to post signs.
- 8:34 Deputy, Silver Bay police respond to report of underage drinking at Eckbeck Park. Juveniles given rides home.
- 11:44 Deputies assist police with report of possible theft from car on Ninth Avenue in Two Harbors.
Sunday, May 30
Inmate population: 16
- 12:50 a.m. Report of vehicle on beach at Knife River Marina. Vehicle removed.
- 1:28 Traffic stop on Highway 12 near Holm Road. Warning for driving conduct.
- 4:30 Report of vehicle driven into woods on Highway 61 at Salakka Road.
- 12:20 p.m. Deputy advised to check on abandoned vehicle at water treatment ponds on Lax Lake Road.
- 12:45 Deputy checks on inmate’s dog at Two Harbors residence.
- 1:39 Report of snowmobilers water-skipping near Ely area residence. Unable to locate.
- 9:26 Report of order for protection violation at Earthwood Inn.