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Man enters plea to assault charge for fight with baseball bat


WILLMAR -- A 29-year-old Willmar man pleaded guilty Friday to a second-degree assault charge for hitting another man in the head with a metal baseball bat Aug. 22 at Regency Estates West.

Jaime Turrubiates will be sentenced March 2. As part of a plea agreement reached in Kandiyohi County District Court, he will receive a "bottom of the box" sentence, or on the lower end of the state sentencing guidelines.

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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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