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McLeod County Sheriff Report
Herald Journal, Friday, Sept. 30, 2022

Sept. 19 at 5:20 a.m., the Sheriff’s Office assisted the MN State Patrol with a two-vehicle crash in the area of Hwy 212 & Hwy 15, southwest of Brownton. The deputies cleared with reports.
Sept. 19 at 6:45 a.m., the Sheriff’s Office responded to a death investigation on 201st Ct, north of Silver Lake. The Death Investigator and the local funeral home were requested to the scene. The deputy cleared with a report.
Sept. 19 at 11:20 a.m., the Sheriff’s Office spoke with an individual in the Sheriff’s Office regarding a civil matter. The deputy advised the individual of their options and cleared with case notes.
Sept. 19 at 11:33 a.m., the Sheriff’s Office responded to a public assist on Grant St, in Biscay. The deputy cleared with case notes.
Sept. 19 at 1:05 p.m., the Sheriff’s Office responded to a medical on Thomas Ave, in Silver Lake. The deputy assisted with a lift and cleared with case notes.
Sept. 19 at 1:55 p.m., the Sheriff’s Office responded to a parking violation on Front St, in Biscay. The deputy cleared with a warning.
Sept. 19 at 1:56 p.m., the Sheriff’s Office responded to a parking violation on Front St, in Biscay. The deputy cleared with a warning.
Sept. 19 at 2:19 p.m., the Sheriff’s Office assisted the Winsted Police with a domestic on Linden Ave E, in Winsted. The deputy cleared with a report.
Sept. 19 at 4:24 p.m., the Sheriff’s Office assisted the Glencoe Police on Hennepin Ave N, in Glencoe. The deputies cleared with reports.
Sept. 20 at 1:17 a.m., the Sheriff’s Office assisted the Hutchinson Police with a public assist on Hwy 7 W, in Hutchinson. The deputy cleared with case notes.
Sept. 20 at 8:01 a.m., the Sheriff’s Office responded to a medical on 137th St, northwest of Glencoe. Allina Ambulance also assisted. One individual was transported to the hospital. The deputies cleared with case notes.
Sept. 20 at 8:44 a.m., the Sheriff’s Office responded to a medical on CR 7, northeast of Hutchinson. Allina Ambulance also assisted. One individual was transported to the hospital. The deputy cleared with case notes.
Sept. 20 at 11:05 a.m., the Sheriff’s Office responded to a public assist on Croyden St, in Stewart. The deputy cleared with a report.
Sept. 20 at 12:21 p.m., the Sheriff’s Office responded to a medical on Robin Ave, south of Brownton. Brownton Fire and Allina Ambulance also assisted. One individual was transported to the hospital. The deputy cleared with case notes.
Sept. 20 at 4:20 p.m., the Sheriff’s Office responded to a motorist assist in the area of Hwy 212 & Orange Ave, east of Brownton. The deputy gave the driver a ride and cleared with case notes.
Sept. 20 at 10:37 p.m., the Sheriff’s Office responded to a welfare check on 90th St, northeast of Brownton. Everything was fine. The deputy cleared with case notes.
Sept. 21 at 5:10 a.m., the Sheriff’s Office assisted the Lester Prairie Police with an alarm on 2nd Ave S, in Lester Prairie. The deputy cleared with case notes.
Sept. 21 at 10:35 a.m., the Sheriff’s Office spoke to an individual in the Sheriff’s Office with questions. The deputy advised the individual of their options and cleared with case notes.
Sept. 21 at 12:58 p.m., the Sheriff’s Office assisted Sibley County on 266th St, north of Winthrop. The deputies cleared with case notes.
Sept. 21 at 1:51 p.m., the Sheriff’s Office responded to a disturbance on 200th St, in Silver Lake. The deputies cleared with a report. This investigation will continue.
Sept. 21 at 4:55 p.m., the Sheriff’s Office spoke to two individuals over the phone regarding a child custody issue. The situation was mediated. The deputy cleared with case notes.
Sept. 22 at 12:35 a.m., the Sheriff’s Office responded to a disturbance on Lake Ave S, in Silver Lake. Everything was fine. The deputies cleared with case notes.
Sept. 22 at 8:00 a.m., the Sheriff’s Office responded to a car vs deer crash on Vista Rd, north of Hutchinson. There were no injuries. The driver was wearing a seat belt. The deputy cleared with case notes.
Sept. 22 at 9:51 a.m., the Sheriff’s Office responded to a suspicious person on 180th St, west of Lester Prairie. Everything was fine. The deputies cleared with case notes.
Sept. 22 at 1:36 p.m., the Sheriff’s Office assisted Carver County on Brad St, in Hamburg. The deputies cleared with case notes.
Sept. 22 at 4:46 p.m., the Sheriff’s Office assisted the MN State Patrol with a traffic stop in the area of Hwy 22 & 140th St, northwest of Glencoe. The deputy cleared with case notes.
Sept. 22 at 5:53 p.m., the Sheriff’s Office responded to a domestic on Walden Ave, west of Hutchinson. Allina Ambulance also assisted. One individual was transported to the hospital. The deputies cleared with reports.
Sept. 23 at 12:00 a.m., the Sheriff’s Office responded to a driving complaint in the area of Hwy 212 & Hwy 22, southwest of Glencoe. Everything was fine. The deputies cleared with case notes.
Sept. 23 at 1:12 a.m., the Sheriff’s Office assisted the Glencoe Police on 10th St E, in Glencoe. The deputy cleared with case notes.
Sept. 23 at 6:03 a.m., the Sheriff’s Office responded to a motorist assist in the area of Linden Ave W & 6th St N, in Winsted. The deputies assisted with pushing the vehicle to the shoulder of the road and cleared with case notes.
Sept. 23 at 11:28 a.m., the Sheriff’s Office spoke to an individual over the phone regarding an unwanted individual. The deputies cleared with case notes.
Sept. 23 at 2:18 p.m., the Sheriff’s Office responded to a garbage dump in the area of Zebra Ave & 90th St, northwest of Hamburg. The deputies cleared with a report to the Solid Waste Department.
Sept. 23 at 3:06 p.m., the Sheriff’s Office spoke with an individual over the phone regarding threats. The deputy advised the individual of their options and cleared with case notes.
Sept. 23 at 6:16 p.m., the Sheriff’s Office assisted the Hutchinson Police with a disturbance on Hwy 15 S, in Hutchinson. The deputy cleared with case notes.
Sept. 24 at 6:46 a.m., the Sheriff’s Office assisted the Brownton Police with a medical on 4th Ave S, in Brownton. The deputy cleared with case notes.
Sept. 24 at 7:15 a.m., the Sheriff’s Office assisted the Glencoe Police with a traffic stop in the area of Hwy 212 & Falcon Ave, east of Glencoe. The deputies cleared with case notes.
Sept. 24 at 8:19 a.m., the Sheriff’s Office spoke with an individual over the phone regarding child custody issues. The deputy advised the individual of their options and cleared with case notes.
Sept. 24 at 10:08 a.m., the Sheriff’s Office responded to a driving complaint in the area of Hwy 7 & Grove Ave in Silver Lake. Lester Prairie Police also assisted. The deputies located the vehicle, spoke with the driver and cleared with case notes.
Sept. 24 at 1:11 p.m., the Sheriff’s Office responded to a medical on 155th St, north of Glencoe. Allina Ambulance also assisted. One individual was transported to the hospital. The deputies cleared with case notes.
Sept. 24 at 2:24 p.m., the Sheriff’s Office responded to a garbage dump in the area of 240th St & Pilot Ct, north of Hutchinson. The deputies disposed of the garbage and cleared with case notes.
Sept. 24 at 6:42 p.m., the Sheriff’s Office responded to a driving complaint in the area of Hwy 7 & Lake Ave N, in Silver Lake. The deputy located the vehicle, spoke with the driver and cleared with a warning.
Sept. 24 at 7:41 p.m., the Sheriff’s Office assisted the Hutchinson Police on Freemont Ave SE, in Hutchinson. The deputy cleared with case notes.
Sept. 24 at 10:12 p.m., the Sheriff’s Office assisted the Glencoe Police with a driving complaint in the area of 16th St E & Falcon Ave, in Glencoe. The deputies cleared with reports.
Sept. 25 at 8:29 a.m., the Sheriff’s Office responded to a report of theft on 100th St, northeast of Stewart. The deputy cleared with a report.
Sept. 25 at 12:05 p.m., the Sheriff’s Office responded to a report of an abandoned vehicle in the area of Unit Ave & 70th St, east of Stewart. The vehicle was removed with a tow. The deputy cleared with case notes.
Sept. 25 at 1:41 p.m., the Sheriff’s Office responded to a fire on Grove Ave N, in Silver Lake. Silver Lake Fire and Silver Lake Ambulance also assisted. The deputies cleared with reports.
Sept. 25 at 6:57 p.m., the Sheriff’s Office responded to a suspicious vehicle in the area of Common St & CR 7, northeast of Hutchinson. Everything was fine. The deputy cleared with case notes.
Sept. 25 at 7:02 p.m., the Sheriff’s Office responded to a two-vehicle crash in the area of Hwy 212 & Hwy 15, southwest of Brownton. Brownton Fire and Brownton Police also assisted. Vehicle #1 was a 2004 Pontiac Bonneville owned and driven by Scot Kindschi, age 69, of Marshall. Vehicle #2 was a 2015 Chevrolet Suburban owned and driven by Joseph Gehring, age 35, of New Ulm. There were no injuries. Both drivers were wearing seat belts. Tow trucks were called. The deputies cleared with a MN State crash report. This investigation will continue.
Sept. 25 at 7:42 p.m., the Sheriff’s Office responded to a car vs deer in the area of 140th St & Walden Ave, southwest of Hutchinson. There were no injuries. The driver was wearing a seat belt. The deputy cleared with case notes.
Sept. 26 at 8:43 a.m., the Sheriff’s Office spoke to an individual over the phone regarding child custody questions. The deputy cleared with a report. This investigation will continue.
Sept. 26 at 9:25 a.m., the Sheriff’s Office responded to a garbage dump in the area of Ulm Ave & CR 7, southwest of Hutchinson. The deputy cleared with a report to the Solid Waste Department.
Sept. 26 at 9:55 a.m., the Sheriff’s Office responded to a motorist assist in the area of 247th St & Salem Ave, north of Hutchinson. The deputy assisted with calling for a ride and cleared with case notes.
Sept. 26 at 4:50 p.m., the Sheriff’s Office responded to a medical on 190th St, west of Lester Prairie. Lester Prairie Fire, Lester Prairie Police and Ridgeview Ambulance also assisted. One individual was transported to the hospital. The deputy cleared with case notes.
Sept. 26 at 5:43 p.m., the Sheriff’s Office assisted the MN State Patrol with a crash in the area of Hwy 22 & 120th St, northwest of Glencoe. The deputies cleared with reports.
Sept. 26 at 6:17 p.m., the Sheriff’s Office responded to a disturbance on 100th St, northwest of Plato. Glencoe Police also assisted. The situation was mediated. The deputies cleared with reports. This investigation will continue.
Sept. 26 at 7:01 p.m., the Sheriff’s Office responded to a vehicle in the ditch in the area of CR 7 & 100th St, northeast of Stewart. The vehicle was removed by a private tow. The deputy cleared with a report. This investigation will continue.
Sept. 26 at 8:21 p.m., the Sheriff’s Office responded to a car vs deer crash on Jet Ave, northwest of Silver Lake. There were no injuries. The driver was wearing a seat belt. The deputy cleared with case notes.