ARREST/FIRE REPORT – September 17, 2021

The Northwest Regional Corrections Center in Crookston reported the following arrests.

Elis David Gonzalez Cintron, 41 of Crookston, for DUI-Operating a Motor Vehicle Under the Influence.

Rogelio Ramirez, 43 of Crookston, for DUI-Second Degree Driving While Impaired.

Theresa Lynn Smieja, 40 of Crookston, for Fifth Degree Drug Possession of a Controlled Substance.

Stephen Thomas Thompson, 30 of Bagley, for Drug Possession of a Controlled Substance.

The Crookston Fire Department (CFD) responded to the following calls on 9/17/2021 –

At 2:12 a.m., the CFD responded to a call at the 100 block of Washington Ave for a report of a vehicle on fire in a backyard. Upon arrival, there was a car fully engulfed in flames. The CFD extinguished the flames and reported minimal damage to the surrounding structures and extensive damage to the car. The CFD then assisted Advanced Auto with getting the vehicle towed out of the backyard. The cause of the fire is still under investigation. Once the car was out of the yard, and the area was deemed safe, the CFD cleared the scene.