PIERCE COUNTY Sheriff’s Office Reports

Posted 7/5/22

The following incidents were reported to the Pierce County Sheriff’s Office June 26 through July 1. Sunday, June 26 At 2:55 p.m., officers responded to a single-motorcycle crash with injury at …

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PIERCE COUNTY Sheriff’s Office Reports


The following incidents were reported to the Pierce County Sheriff’s Office June 26 through July 1.

Sunday, June 26

At 2:55 p.m., officers responded to a single-motorcycle crash with injury at County Road A and 330th Avenue, Maiden Rock. A crash report will be completed.

Officers responded to another motorcycle crash with injury at 2:56 p.m. at Highway 35 and 370th Avenue, Prescott. Prescott police assisted. A motorcycle had struck a turkey that flew into the road. EMS transported the driver to the hospital. A crash report will be completed.

Police were called to a single-rollover crash at 5:08 p.m. near 370th Avenue and 280th Street, Maiden Rock. A crash report will be completed. No injuries were reported.

Deputies responded at 7:56 p.m. to W7951 650th Ave., Beldenville for a suspicious activity complaint that had occurred between 12 and 7 p.m. The caller said someone had come into her house while she was gone and tracked mud through it.

Monday, June 27

Officers saw a vehicle with Minnesota plates pulling into multiple addresses at 1:29 a.m. near W7867 170th Ave., Hager City. The two women in the car said they were lost and looking for a friend.

At 5:50 a.m., an intoxicated man at N1768 County Road K, Hager City, called police to report his wife kidnapped. She had moved out. He was transferred to the agency where he believed his wife was being held captive.

Deputies responded to a domestic at 7:17 a.m. at N2945 980th St., Hager City. A man was arrested for domestic disorderly conduct.

At 9:19 a.m., police responded to a semi vs. FedEx truck crash at Main Street and Highway 10 in Plum City. There were no injuries. A report will be completed.

A 16-year-old was bitten in the face by their cousin’s dog at 11:11 a.m. at W2436 410th Ave., Elmwood. EMS responded and quarantine paperwork was issued.

A caller reported suspicious activity at 11:43 a.m. in the area of county roads G and N, Ellsworth. No one was located.

Officers responded at 1:01 p.m. to Nawti Haug (W9852 290th Ave., Hager City) for a burglary not-in-progress. The suspect had left multiple belongings behind at the outdoor bar, where he opened bottles of liquor and defecated on the floor. He had been arrested earlier in the evening for a domestic incident.

At 1:38 p.m., police responded to N972 545th St., Bay City, for a trespassing on private driveway complaint. The suspect said she has an easement for the driveway. It was determined to be a civil court issue.

Deputies were called at 10:16 p.m. to the area of County Road C and Highway 35, Bay City for a fireworks complaint. None were located.

Tuesday, June 28

At 9:21 a.m., a caller complained about DNR people coming onto his property at W70743 372nd Ave., Hager City. He was advised to call the DNR Service Center in Baldwin to speak to a supervisor.

A possible computer crime was reported at 11:15 a.m. at 109 S. Scott St., Elmwood.

An animal bite was reported at 1:29 p.m. at W3043 730th Ave., Spring Valley. The owner was given quarantine paperwork.

At 1:46 p.m., a caller at W6027 County Road V, Hager City, reported receiving a speeding ticket and a parking ticket in the mail from New York City police. The photos attached show the same license plate number as the complainant, but the plates are from Washington State. She was advised to contact the department about the error.

At 3:34 p.m., a man called police for help in tracking down two women he’d gone barhopping with the night before at N1090 825th St., Hager City. He had left his backpack, cell phone and medications in the back seat of their car, but doesn’t know their first names. He knows one works at Liberty’s in Red Wing. All parties live in Red Wing, so he was advised to contact Red Wing PD.

Deputies responded at 4:46 p.m. to W4344 850th Ave., Spring Valley, for a possible burglary. Nothing was taken or moved.

Officers responded at 5:34 p.m. to N1438 790th St., Hager City, for an unexpected death.

A wife called police at 6:16 p.m. from S238 Church Ave., Spring Valley when her husband brought home a woman. The woman made her and the children uncomfortable. The husband told his wife and kids to leave and wanted the new woman to stay. Officers were called back to the home at 8:16 p.m. when an altercation between the trio occurred outside. The parties were separated for the evening.

At 8:39 p.m., police were called about loose goats wreaking havoc on the complainant’s flowers at W1022 Highway 72, Elmwood. The complainant was concerned cars would hit the goats on the highway. Their owner will reinforce their pen.

At 10:47 p.m., officers received a complaint about fireworks going off multiple nights in a row at W7274 Highway 35, Bay City. The resident was warned that they’d be cited if anymore complaints were received and they had no permit.

Wednesday, June 29

Officers responded at 1:44 a.m. to N1090 825th St., Hager City, where a drunk man was yelling at patrons. He was given a courtesy ride to his motel.

A caller reported a man stumbling on the train tracks at 3:01 a.m. near W3487 Highway 35, Maiden Rock. He was not located.

Deputies assisted a tow company at 8:40 a.m. near Highway 35 and 468th Avenue, Prescott, where a 1992 Honda had broken a ball joint and gone into the ditch.

At 5:11 p.m., a woman reported finding two juveniles inside her garage at 512 Maple Ave. W., Plum City. They let her cats out without her permission. Police warned the juveniles for trespassing, and they agreed to look for the missing cats.

Police were called at 11:45 p.m. to W7487 510th Ave., Ellsworth, where a man and woman were arguing. They agreed to revisit their issues in the morning.

Thursday, June 30

A deputy removed a dead raccoon from the road at 1:27 a.m. at N2105 County Road EE, Bay City. A baby raccoon was guided to a nearby tree.

At 2:03 a.m., police performed a welfare check on someone in the road near Highway 63 and 825th Street, Hager City. They gave him a courtesy ride to Red Wing.

Deputies assisted the township with a large tree in the road at 5:19 a.m. at County Road E and 690th Avenue, River Falls.

Officers responded to a one-vehicle crash with injury at 5:53 a.m. at 330th Avenue and Highway 10, Maiden Rock. The driver lost control during heavy rain, entered the ditch, and struck a hillside. They declined EMS; a crash report will be completed.

Deputies assisted Martell Township with lights while they removed a tree from the road at 7:03 a.m. at 650th Street and Highway 29, River Falls.

At 7:20 a.m., police received a suspicious vehicle report at 50th Street and County Road P in Elmwood. The driver was resting.

At 10:21 a.m., deputies notified the highway department of a tree in the road at County Road O and 570th Avenue, Ellsworth.

Police performed a welfare check on a woman sitting in a vehicle at 11:38 a.m. near Iron Street and Foote Avenue in Spring Valley. She was looking at her phone and resting.

Police responded to a dog bite report at 1:11 p.m. at W11149 County Road M, River Falls.

Deputies responded to a single-vehicle crash with partial road blockage at 5:09 p.m. at Highway 29 and Park Drive, Spring Valley. A wheel had fallen off a vehicle, causing damage to the road and vehicle. A crash report will be completed.

Deputies assisted Ellsworth police with a disorderly person at 5:32 p.m. at 610 E. Main St.

At 8:15 p.m., police responded to an ATV crash at W961 280th Ave., Plum City. Photos were taken and police helped roll the ATV over upright; it was then driven back home.

Friday, July 1

Police stopped to check on a woman riding her bike at 12:32 a.m. near W5878 Highway 35, Bay City. She said she was just riding back to her campsite on top of the hill.

Officers checked on a parked vehicle at 1:37 a.m. at the mine gates (W3302 Highway 35, Maiden Rock). A man said he’d been hired to dismantle equipment at the mine, and was getting a few hours of sleep before beginning his shift.

At 6:15 a.m., a caller reported a woman sitting in a parked car at W501 Eau Galle Dam Road, Spring Valley. She was waiting for her family to arrive so they could go fishing.

A caller requested a welfare check on a man and kids camping at 1:11 p.m. near Highway 35 and County Road AA, Maiden Rock. The man said other campers had left to go get supplies and would be back shortly. They had a cell phone with them if needed.

At 2:27 p.m., a business owner at N1817 785th St., Hager City reported a suspect writing four bad checks. The suspect and business owner reached an agreement on the business being paid in cash.

At 3:38 p.m., a caller reported a 12-year-old who walked away from home at W4419 Highway 29, Spring Valley. The juvenile was found 1.5 hours later.

Deputies assisted Ellsworth police with a confrontation at 456 W. Main St. The incident involved a civil issue out in the county. The parties were advised the property dispute would need to be addressed through the courts.

Police performed a security check due to an open door at 5:49 p.m. at 1111 W. Industrial Road, Elmwood. Everything was secure.

At 8:39 p.m., police responded to W3302 Highway 35, Maiden Rock, for a trespassing complaint. A contractor was onsite for work. going off when police arrived; the owner did not come to the door.