This week the Brainerd Dispatch is featuring Cass County’s Most Wanted list.
As of Friday, there were 510 active warrants in the county.
Seven of the Top 10 from April’s Most Wanted list still have not been found and continue to be on this month’s Most Wanted list. They are Truman Robert Beaulieu, Joseph Benjamin Campbell, Barry Merle Day, Ernest Wayne Declusin, Ricky Lee Laduke, Donald Michael Roy and Melvin Eugene Smith III.
The current Most Wanted list in Cass County consists of:
MINNEAPOLIS — A 32-year-old Crosby man Tuesday pleaded guilty to possessing a .40-caliber, semi-automatic pistol along with approximately 30 grams of methamphetamine in federal court.
Zachari Allen Kozar pleaded guilty to one count of being a felon in possession of a firearm and one count of possession with intent to distribute methamphetamine. Kozar entered his plea before United States District Court Judge Ann D. Montgomery.
The 39-year-old St. Paul man accused of stabbing another man in a vehicle on Jan. 27, 2011, in Nisswa, will next appear in court on July 29.
Jon Martin Johnson, charged with felony second-degree assault with a dangerous weapon in Crow Wing County District Court, is accused of stabbing Timothy Porter three times while the two were in a vehicle at the intersection of Highway 371 and Crow Wing County Road 13 in Nisswa.
Johnson’s court hearings have been reset since Aug. 31, 2011, with his last court date May 8.
CASS LAKE — Two 19-year-old Cass Lake men were found stabbed after law enforcement officials responded to a report of a disturbance at 3:18 a.m. Saturday in Cass Lake, reported Cass County Sheriff Tom Burch.
The sheriff’s office identified the victims as Dominic Cloud and Tristan Cloud. Burch said both victims were transported to Sanford Hospital in Bemidji with serious, but non-life threatening, injures. The suspect or suspects had left the scene prior to officer’s arrival. The investigation continues.
DISTURBANCE — A report at 3:08 p.m. Wednesday of a disturbance at Walmart Supercenter, 7295 Glory Road, about two females who littered. Complainant observed two females litter. He confronted them, gave trash back and they then left in vehicle throwing trash out again.
Crow Wing sheriff
BURGLARY — A report at 2:23 p.m. Wednesday of a burglary of a cabin over the winter on Silver Bay Road in Brainerd.
Greg Newell and Rachel Danielson are two people involved in a nationwide case involving passing counterfeit American Express Traveler’s Checks.
The pair were in Milwaukee yesterday morning 5/7/13, and then headed to Madison later afternoon yesterday.
Newell and Danielson pass traveler’s checks mostly at ‘big box’ retailers, such as Target and sporting goods stores. The latest images from Target show a possible license plate from Illinois L575574 on a grey Toyota 4-door.
DISTURBANCE — A report at 2:38 p.m. Friday that subjects were told by Kentucky Fried Chicken, 14430 Dellwood Dr., that they are not allowed to take chicken home from the buffet anymore, this is a recurring problem. Officers responded. Subjects agreed to leave without their chicken.
ARREST — A 19-year-old man was arrested for driving while intoxicated (DWI) after a driving complaint was reported at 1:12 a.m. Sunday on Highway 210 and Golf Course Drive.
A jury trial scheduled May 28 for Thomas Richard Erickson, who is accused of allegedly sexually abusing young boys over the past several decades at his Nisswa home, was pushed back in Crow Wing County District Court.
Judge David TenEyck scheduled a new jury trial date of June 11 for Erickson.
Erickson was charged Aug. 26, 2011, with two counts of first-degree criminal sexual conduct and five counts of second-degree criminal sexual conduct. The ages of the victims at the time of the assault ranged from 6-14 years old.