Tuesday, June 14
•At 4:01 p.m. police received a report of a counterfeit bill attempted to be passed at the Kwik Trip on West Sarnia. Police said a white male with reddish hair and a red five o’clock shadow wearing a white shirt attempted to pass a fake $20 bill at the store. The store clerk recognized the bill as fake and would not accept it. Police said the man exited the store with the bill and may have driven off in a silver or beige Dodge Intrepid with Wisconsin license plates. The bill was reportedly undersized, had no water mark and failed the “counterfeit pen test.” This is the third report of a counterfeit bill in the city of Winona.
Wednesday, June 15
•At 1:15 p.m. police cited a 16-year-old Trempealeau boy for theft by shoplifting after he allegedly tried stealing brown bear rifle ammunition from Fleet Farm. Police said he took four rounds out of the box and tried to leave the store.
Thursday, June 16
•At 10:53 p.m. police stopped a vehicle driven by Dalton Samuel Thomas, 21, of Winona, at Sixth and Main streets after he failed to stop at a traffic sign. Police said a glass pipe was in his ash tray and he was cited for possession of drug paraphernalia.
•At 6:33 p.m. police responded to a report of an assault at a residence on the 150 block of East 11th Street. A witness said Antoine Milton Booker, 27, of Winona, went to the residence and assaulted a 12-year-old girl. The witness said he grabbed her by her arms and dragged her by her hair into the kitchen, then put his hands around her throat as if to choke her. He was later arrested on potential charges of fifth degree domestic assault causing fear and fifth degree domestic assault causing harm.
•At 1:20 p.m. police received a report of a chain saw valued at $25 stolen from an unlocked vehicle parked on the 700 block of East Seventh Street.
Friday, June 17
•At 3 a.m. police received a call reporting a possible attempted break-in at a residence on the 600 block of West Seventh Street. Police found Charles Joseph Mickelson, 19, of Brooklyn Park, near the rear door. Police said he was extremely intoxicated and believed he was entering his own home. He was cited for underaged consumption of alcohol and taken to detox.
•At 1:29 a.m. police stopped a vehicle on Highway 248 near County Road 25 after it crossed the center line. Police said the driver, Trevor John Prigge, of Winona, showed signs of intoxication. A blood test later showed his blood alcohol content at .08 percent. He was cited for third degree driving while intoxicated.
Thursday, June 16
•At 2:14 a.m. police stopped a vehicle on Highway 14 near County Road 20 after observing it cross the center line. Police said the driver, Victor Tepole-Quechulpa, 19, of Utica, showed signs of intoxication. He was cited for driving while intoxicated with a blood alcohol content measured at .12 percent, under 21 drinking and driving, underaged consumption of alcohol, underaged possession of alcohol, driver allowing an open container of alcohol in a motor vehicle, no insurance and no Minnesota driver’s license. Passenger Jorge Tepole, 22, of Utica, was citing for having an open container of alcohol in a motor vehicle.