(Alexandria, MN) Tuesday, July 13th Douglas County Deputies were checking a residence for suspected people with active arrest warrants. The location of the incident was at 1749 Castle Lane, just east of Lake Victoria, near Alexandria. Deputies approached the residence just after 10:30am. Through a screen door they noticed 24 year old William Olson, who had an active felony drug warrant. According to the Douglas County Sheriff's Office the deputy ordered Olson to put his hands up and come out, but he slammed the door shut and retreated inside the residence. Deputies stayed outside the residence and waited for backup. While waiting for backup, deputies located 26 year old Timothy Edward Robinson, Jr., who had an active felony drug warrant, in a vehicle parked behind the residence. Deputies made entry into the residence to locate Olson. While making entry, 49 year old Troy Edward Porter was found in the kitchen area and taken into custody for multiple felony drug and other warrants. According to the Douglas County release, deputies also located 8.5 grams of Methamphetamine on Porter. The residence was searched and Olson was later located in the attic hiding under the insulation. While deputies were at the residence they noticed stolen property and drug paraphernalia throughout the residence.
Douglas County Deputies along with the Alexandria Police Department executed a search warrant for narcotics and stolen property. During the search of the residence and a camper on the property, officers located Methamphetamine, stolen property and 3 firearms, one being an illegal sawed off shotgun.
All three were transported to the Douglas County Jail for the outstanding warrants and pending charges for narcotics, stolen property and felon in possession of firearms. The investigation continues and other arrests are possible. Assisting the Douglas County Sheriff's Office was the Alexandria Police Department, MN Bureau of Criminal Apprehension and the West Central MN Drug and Violent Crime Task Force.