Woman accused of smashing glass over man’s shoulder, head

A woman who allegedly smashed a pint glass over a man’s right shoulder and head area, causing a large laceration, during a bar fight has been arrested for assault.

Elk River Police Capt. Joe Gacke said the 34-year-old Elk River woman was arrested at McCoy’s Irish Pub, 651 Main St., Elk River, following the incident.

Police had been called to the business at around 11:30 p.m. Oct. 2 on a report of a fight.

Rear window shatters as vehicle travels on 10

A 56-year-old Otsego woman reported that she was traveling west on Highway 10 in the 16400 block in Elk River when her rear window shattered. She believed it was shot out by someone hunting in the area.

She reported the incident to police at 6:03 p.m. Oct. 5.

Gacke said officers did not find any evidence of a projectile in the vehicle and did not locate anyone hunting in the area. Officers also spoke with the landowner, who said that there shouldn’t be anyone hunting on his land.

Police took photos of the damage to the vehicle.

Fraudulent prescriptions lead to arrest

A 19-year-old Lake Elmo man who allegedly tried to pass fraudulent prescriptions through Kemper Drug’s electronic system has been arrested.

Gacke said the man was charged with fifth-degree controlled substance, procure/possess/control by fraud or deceit. If convicted, he faces…

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