Crime

The following people, charged with a gross misdemeanor or misdemeanor level crime in Morrison County District Court, have recently been sentenced: Gross Misdemeanors •Richard Thomas McCaughtry Jr., 33, no address listed (offense 3/28/14): driving after cancellation, fined $235 and sentenced to 59 days in jail. Misdemeanors •Christopher Lee Forcier, 35, Little Falls (offense 2/1/14): driving [...]

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Justin Neil Turner, 45, Mora, was charged July 2 with one felony count of second degree possession of a controlled substance. On June 27, the Morrison County Sheriff’s Office received a report of a vehicle in the ditch on Nature Road. The caller said the driver was acting very strange. A deputy responded and located [...]

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Somtheo Saengsoury, 42, Kimball, was charged July 1 in Morrison County District Court with one felony count each of DWI, refusing to submit to chemical testing and DWI, operating a motor vehicle while under the influence of alcohol. He was also charged with one gross misdemeanor driving after cancellation of his license. On June 28, [...]

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Dean Alan Sargent, 34, Detroit Lakes, was convicted July 9 in Morrison County District Court of felony theft. On Oct. 27, 2013, a Little Falls police officer was called to the local Walmart store when a store manager observed two suspects leaving the store with two full grocery carts, making no attempt to pay for [...]

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Morrison County Sheriff Michel Wetzel reports that arrest warrants were issued for the following people. Those with information as to the whereabouts of anyone on the list, are asked to contact the Morrison County Sheriff’s Office at (320) 632-9233 or toll-free at 1 (866) 401-1111, ext. 180. The dates of issuance were June 27 – [...]

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Trinity Rose Campbell, 21, Federal Dam, was charged July 3 in Morrison County District Court with one felony count of fifth degree possession of a controlled substance. On July 3, at about 12:45 a.m., a car was observed by a Morrison County Sheriff’s officer entering the parking area of a closed business. Because of prior [...]

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Michael Robert Arndt, 34, Cushing, was charged July 3 in Morrison County District Court with one felony count of knowingly violating the registration requirements for a predatory offender. In March 2002, Arndt was convicted of criminal sexual conduct in McLeod County. As a result, he is required to register as a predatory offender and keep [...]

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Charles Robert Pederson, 60, Minnetonka, was convicted July 2 of felony theft in Morrison County District Court. The Morrison County Sheriff’s Office was contacted Dec. 21, 2013 by a car dealership in Little Falls  and told Pederson took a Ford Expedition out for a test drive and did not return. Officers contacted Pederson’s ex-wife who [...]

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On June 27, George E. Rush, 54, Little Falls, had the charge of third degree possession of a controlled substance dismissed in Morrison County District Court. When Rush had been arrested Jan. 12 on another charge, his wife went through the pockets of his overalls and found a methamphetamine pipe. She called law enforcement. On [...]

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