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Man enters plea to assault charge for hitting a man with a crowbar


WILLMAR -- Jimmy Alexander Gogoi, 19, of Willmar, pleaded guilty Monday to a second-degree assault charge for hitting a man in the head with a crowbar in January.

As part of a plea ag-reement re-ached in Kandiyohi County District Court, another ch-arge of third-degree assault will be dismissed and he will receive a stay of execution on his sentence and pay restitution. Gogoi will be sentenced Jan. 4.

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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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