Crime

A Milaca man will appear in Mille Lacs County District Court on April 9 on charges that he threatened a man plowing a driveway. Thomas LeRoy Lawson, 53, of Milaca, is facing charges of assault with a dangerous weapon and making terroristic threats. Both offenses are felonies and carry a maximum sentence of up to [...]

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The Milaca Police Department received the following reports from March 15 to March 19. The listed times are when the reports were received and not necessarily when incidents occurred. Compiled by Joel Stottrup. Saturday, March 15 4:16 p.m. A no-injury, hit-an-run incident reported to have occurred on March 12 on Fifth Street NE. 4:59 p.m. [...]

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A former Mille Lacs County sheriff’s deputy who volunteered at a summer camp in Otter Tail County  has pled guilty to criminal sexual conduct charges and could face 33 years in prison. The Otter Tail County  Attorney’s Office announced that Aaron Joseph Heuer of Isle, Minn., pled guilty to four counts of first degree criminal [...]

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Five months after the North Central Drug Task Force that Mille Lacs County was part of dissolved, the county has started up a violent offender apprehension unit in its place. The drug task force included the counties of Mille Lacs, Aitkin and Kanabec, with Princeton Police Department being part of it for a short time [...]

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The following incidents were reported to the Milaca Police Department Jan. 20-26. The times printed are when a complaint was received, not necessarily when it occurred. The report was compiled by Jeff Hage.   Monday, Jan. 20 9:25 a.m. A theft was reported from a storage garage on Sixth Avenue NE. 1:18 p.m. Responded to [...]

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