vandalism

Woman’s car gets rotten surprise

A Fergus Falls woman received a nasty surprise Tuesday morning when she found that a vandal had poured rotten milk all over her Toyota Camry. The car’s windows were open, so the milk poured on her car also ran inside. The vandal also dumped some of the milk directly onto the driver’s seat and stuffed […]

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Two cars vandalized in FF

Fergus Falls police responded to two reports of car vandalism on Sunday morning. The first car was parked on the 600 block of West Cavour Avenue. The driver’s side back tire had been slashed, while the passenger side back tire had its air let out. The damage was estimated at $80 to $100. The second […]

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Windows vandalized

A man called the Fergus Falls police on Friday to report that three windows on his mother’s home at 711 East Cherry Ave. had been broken. The man said the windows appeared to have been shot out. Replacement was expected to cost $1,000.

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Vandals go ballistic on car

A car parked at an apartment on the 1000 block of Springen Avenue was severely damaged Saturday night after a vandal or vandals singled it out. Two witnesses called the vandalism into the police. At about 11:50 p.m., one or two men slashed four tires and smashed in several windows on a silver Subaru car […]

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Business vandalism continues

Two more businesses were found damaged on Wednesday in the latest of what law enforcement believes is a string of vandalism around Fergus Falls. Someone tried to gain entry into Pebble Lake Auto overnight, damaging the deadlock on the business, and a window was smashed at Norseman Cycle. Nothing was missing from either business. Both […]

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Door smashed in on Junius

Police are investigating the Wednesday night vandalism of a door in an apartment building on the 100 block of West Junius Avenue. The apartment’s renter returned home at 1:09 a.m. today to discover that his door had been kicked in and shattered. Nothing was taken from the apartment.

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Local businesses vandalized

The sheriff’s office received four reports on Tuesday of businesses near Fergus Falls that had a window or a door smashed in by a vandal. Nothing has been reported missing from any of the businesses. The calls came in from 6:18 to 10:52 a.m., as people came to the businesses in the morning and discovered […]

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NYM men charged with vandalizing landfill

The two New York Mills men who allegedly caused over $10,000 in damage to the East Otter Tail County landfill on May 4 have been charged in county court. Kevin Engelke and Douglas Dabill, both 23, have been charged with one count each of first degree criminal damage to property and two counts of third […]

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Two NYM men cause thousands in damage

Two New York Mills men were arrested at 4:30 a.m. today after allegedly engaging in a spree of burglary, vandalism and reckless driving in East Otter Tail County in the early morning hours. Kevin Gene Engelke and Douglas Lyon Dabill, both 23, are suspected of stealing three vehicles and vandalizing property in and around New […]

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Fergus Falls car vandalised on Oak Street

Police are investigating an act of vandalism to a car on the 700 block of Oak Street on Thursday. Police responded to a call on Oak Street at about 9:45 p.m. A woman had her loud pounding noises outside her home and saw some people who appeared to be damaging her car. When police arrived, […]

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