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Carlton County Sheriff's Report

The following are some of the Initial Complaint Reports the Carlton County Sheriff's Department received recently:

February 5

At 3:12 a.m. deputies assisted Minnesota State Patrol with a vehicle in the ditch on Highway 210.

Fraud was reported at 8:37 a.m. A complainant reported he sold a vehicle on eBay and the funds used to purchase the vehicle were from a stolen credit card.

Derrick Emerson Smith, 21, was arrested at 12:40 p.m. on a parole violation.

Theodora Ann Defoe, 18, was arrested at 1:59 p.m. on a probation violation warrant.

February 6

A vehicle was reported in the ditch at 2:06 a.m.

Justin James Cameron, 18, was arrested at 2:06 a.m. on I-35 northbound for driving after suspension, careless driving, fourth degree DWI, and small amount of marijuana in vehicle.

Ross Ethan Ward, 33, was cited at 11:58 a.m. on the Soo Line Trail for possession of drug paraphernalia.

A complainant reported receiving threats. Jesse Daniel Seppa, 33, was arrested for fifth degree assault and harassing communications.

February 7

A local pawn shop reported the multiple sale of revolvers.

A deer-auto accident was reported at 5:29 p.m. on North Cloquet Road.

February 9

A disturbance was reported at the casino. A unwanted 23-year-old female was in the front lobby; she advised if she came back she would be charged. She left before officers could give her ID back.

A vehicle was reported in the ditch at 10:50 p.m. The 18-year-old driver received assistance to get it out.

Mervel George Jones III, 18, was arrested for third degree possession of controlled substance and on two counts of giving false name to police officer. John Jerome Bugg, 32, was arrested for third degree possession of a controlled substance.