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Man sentenced for assaulting drinking buddy at Spicer, Minn., bar


WILLMAR -- Benjamin Jeffrey Norlin, 25, of St. Cloud, was sentenced Monday to 22 days in jail, two years of probation and 167 hours of community service on a felony charge of third-degree assault for beating a man July 18 after drinking at a Spicer bar.

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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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