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Clarkfield, Minn., woman agrees to civil commitment


MONTEVIDEO — The woman who authorities say is the mother of two newborns whose remains were found last fall in South Dakota has voluntarily agreed to commitment for treatment of mental illness.

Kelly Jean Anderson-Person, 34, of Clarkfield, formerly of Hendricks, voluntarily agreed to a civil commitment for mental illness during a closed hearing Friday afternoon in District Court in Montevideo, her attorney said following the hearing.

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Tom Cherveny
Tom Cherveny is a regional and outdoor reporter with the West Central Tribune in Willmar, MN.
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