Crookston Police say he ingested pills and walked away from Crookston home on Sunday

    A teen who reportedly ingested an unknown amount of pills Sunday and walked away from his Woods Addition home in Crookston was located about an hour later by emergency responders. Crookston Police report that he was conscious and alert but was taken by Crookston Area Ambulance Service to RiverView for an evaluation.

    The call came in at approximately 9:30 a.m. Sunday regarding the 14-year-old male. Crookston Police conducted an initial search of the area, without success, so the Crookston Fire Department, Polk County Sheriff’s Office and Minnesota State Patrol was contacted to assist.