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Police report preview - Dec. 27 to Jan. 3
Hastings Minnesota 745 Spiral Boulevard 55033

• A 14-year-old Hastings boy took his mother's vehicle and some money at around 10 p.m. Dec. 27 from Frederick Circle. The vehicle was later located. The male fled on foot. He has later located and has been referred to juvenile court.


Another14-year-old juvenile was located in the car and was found to be in possession of drug paraphernalia.

• Officers were called by homeowners indicating their adult son had come home highly intoxicated at 2:43 a.m. Dec. 31. The man was argumentative and wouldn't settle down. The father attempted to get the son to calm down but couldn't get him to do so.

He was ultimately transported to Ramsey County Detox.

• $5,000 was stolen from the Coliseum bar at 4:11 a.m. Jan. 1. The money was in a cash bag in the bar area. The matter is under investigation and there are several persons of interest.

Chad Richardson
Chad Richardson is the publisher and editor at the Hastings Star Gazette. He was the general manager of the Farmington Independent and Rosemount Town Pages from 2000 to 2007. He previously worked at the Star Gazette from 1996 to 2000 as a photographer and reporter. He also worked as a photographer and writer at the Pope County Tribune in Glenwood.
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