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Diaz Evans guilty on eight of nine counts


WILLMAR -- Leroy Diaz Evans was found not guilty Monday of the most serious charge against him stemming from a shooting last fall but convicted of all other charges.

The 26-year-old Willmar man was found not guilty of first-degree attempted murder of a peace officer for firing multiple shots at a Willmar police officer Sept. 15.

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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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