Motley Police Dept., MCSO reports

Recent reports from the Motley Police Department (MPD) and the Morrison County Sheriff’s Office (MCSO) included the following:

Jan. 13 - The MPD responded to a call regarding a fire at 481 Cedar St. E. in Motley. Caller said he had been trying to thaw water pipes at his home and that the insulation caught fire. He also said that he had put out most of the fire himself but was not sure about the roof. The Motley Fire Dept. responded and put the rest of the fire out. Police Chief Ron Smith contacted Red Cross and Chaplain Greaver to meet with the family.

Jan. 10 - The MPD received a call regarding a missing person in Motley.

Jan. 10 - The MCSO received a call from Todd County Sheriff’s Office regarding a garage fire at 8028 120th St. SW in Motley. The Motley Fire Dept. was paged and responded.

Jan. 10 - The MCSO responded to a report of theft at a residence on the 600 block of Hwy 10 N. in Motley.


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