Marshall woman hurt in rollover south of Clarkfield
CLARKFIELD -- A 21-year-old Marshall woman was transported to a Sioux Falls, S.D., hospital for treatment of facial cuts and internal injuries after a one-vehicle rollover accident around 9 p.m. Tuesday south of Clarkfield.
According to the State Patrol, Carline V. Barber was driving a 1999 Chrysler Sebring on U.S. Highway 59 about seven miles south of Clarkfield when the vehicle left the roadway, hit a driveway incline and vaulted over. The car landed on the other side of the driveway and flipped onto its roof. Barber was taken to Avera Marshall Hospital and then transferred on to Sioux Falls.
WILLMAR -- A case of identity theft was reported around 3:45 p.m. Tuesday along the 1800 block of Becker Avenue Southwest. The caller reported that someone was using their identification to work in Florida and Alabama.
WILLMAR -- The theft of a purse from a vehicle was reported around 11:15 p.m. Tuesday along the 1300 block of Campbell Avenue Northwest.
WILLMAR -- The theft of an iPod was reported around 10:20 a.m. Wednesday at Willmar Senior High School, 2701 30th St. N.E.
WILLMAR -- A home burglary was reported around 12:15 p.m. Wednesday along the 1400 block of Lakeland Drive Northeast. Missing from the home were electronics, clothing and jewelry.
WILLMAR -- An 18-year-old Willmar man was arrested for trespassing around 3 p.m. Tuesday at the Kandi Mall, 1605 First St. S.
BLOMKEST -- The Blomkest Fire Department was called around 3 p.m. Tuesday to extinguish a hay bale on fire at 17633 30th St. S.W. The department was on the scene for about 25 minutes.
NEW LONDON -- Two boys, ages 15 and 17, were apprehended along the bike trail near the New London-Spicer high and middle schools by the school liaison officer around 3:25 p.m. Tuesday. The boys had allegedly been involved in a fight and charges are pending in the case.
Muhamad Nur Abdi, 25, of Plymouth, made his first appearance Wednesday on a felony charge of criminal damage to property for allegedly smashing the windows of a vehicle parked in downtown Willmar.
Unconditional bail was set at $3,500 with conditional bail allowed for $750 cash. His next appearance is May 26. Abdi also faces a petty misdemeanor charge for possession of drug paraphernalia.
According to the complaint, two Willmar Police officers were called around 1:30 a.m. Tuesday to the downtown area on a report that a van was being broken into. They observed a van with numerous broken windows and a boom-box type stereo lying in the street nearby. It appeared the boom box had been used to strike something. The owner of the vehicle told officers that a man who lived in a nearby building had done the damage. Abdi, the man, denied involvement but could not explain why he had bleeding cuts on his hands. He was arrested and when searched, officers found a pipe that smelled of marijuana in his pocket. The damage to the vehicle was estimated at $1,200.