March 27th at 11:44 in the morning, Thief River Falls Police responded to a motor vehicle accident at the intersection at 802 3rd Street West in Thief River Falls. Vehicle one, a 2013 Ford Escape and driven by Brittany Peterson of Thief River Falls, had stopped for the stop-sign at Brooks Avenue and then proceeded northbound. A 2005 Chrysler Town and Country van, driven by Rozella Eggerud of Thief River Falls, was westbound on 3rd Street at the time when the vehicles collided. No injuries were reported however both drivers have been cited. Rozella Lee Eggerud, age 50, was charged for Driving After Cancellation-Inimical to Public Safety. Brittany Alayne Peterson, age 29, was cited for failure to yield at an intersection.
March 29th,at 6:54 pm, Thief RIver Falls Police responded to a call from the Sanford Hospital emergency room. During investigation, officers discovered that two juveniles had been fighting and arguing at a residence at 302 Merriam Avenue south. During the altercation, a 17 year-old male stabbed a 16 year-old male in the arm. The 17 year-old male faces charges of 2nd Degree Assault and is not in custody.
Two shoplifting reports were also received March 29th by the Thief River Falls police. The first call came in from L & M Fleet Supply at 10:09 that morning. Molly Francis Bergeron, age 24, of Jamestown, North Dakota was cited for theft. The second shoplifting call that day came in from Walmart’s loss prevention division at 2:41 pm. Cited for theft was: Matthew Wade Sorenson, age 38, of St Cloud.