Diaz Evans trial for shooting at Willmar cop delayed to March 7
WILLMAR -- The jury trial for the 26-year-old Willmar man accused of firing shots at a Willmar police officer has been delayed until March 7.
Jury selection had been slated to begin Friday for Leroy Diaz Evans, who faces nine felony charges in connection to the Sept. 15 incident. The charges include eight first-degree burglary and aggravated robbery counts, plus a charge of first-degree attempted murder of a peace officer, which is punishable by up to life in prison.
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