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Atwater man who tried to run over kid gets stayed prison time


WILLMAR -- A 42-year-old Atwater man was sentenced Monday to 27 months in prison, which was stayed, 60 days in the county jail, and two years of probation on a second-degree assault charge for attempting to run down a 10-year-old child with a pickup last August.

Brennan James Cave's sentence was handed down in Kandiyohi County District Court by Judge Kathryn N. Smith. Cave was also ordered to pay a $50 fine.

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Gretchen Schlosser

Gretchen Schlosser is the public safety reporter, and writes about agriculture occasionally, for the West Central Tribune. She's been with the Tribune since 2006 and has 17 years of experience working in news, media and communications. 

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