This is the records summary for May 26.
This is the records summary for May 26.
Police catch teens reported shooting pellets at houses, cars
WILLMAR -- Two juvenile males, ages 17 and 13, are in Prairie Lakes Youth Programs and could face charges of property damage and fleeing on foot for allegedly firing several shots from a carbon dioxide-powered pellet handgun at homes along the 500 block of Robbins Avenue Southwest and at vehicles in that neighborhood Thursday evening.
According to Willmar Police Sgt. Michael Anderson, officers were called around 9:10 p.m. Thursday and arrived to find the two individuals matching the description given of the suspects. A foot chase ensued and an officer witnessed one of the boys toss the gun and other items during the chase. The teen was caught and arrested and the other boy was located a few minutes later a couple of blocks away.
Later that evening, around 10 p.m., police received a report from along the 1100 block of Sixth Street Southwest that someone had shot the windows out of a vehicle. A similar report was received around 8 a.m. Friday along the 1200 block of Sixth Street Southwest.
The Kandiyohi County Sheriff's Office and the State Patrol provided assistance to the Police Department with the Thursday evening incident.
Woman cited for impersonating police officer
WILLMAR -- A person who allegedly impersonated a Willmar police officer in her Facebook postings is being charged. According to Police Chief David Wyffels, postings began April 6 that included references to working as a Willmar officer. The ensuing investigation and search warrants led to the individual, who is charged with falsely impersonating a police officer.
WILLMAR -- A 21-year-old woman was treated at Rice Memorial Hospital around 3 a.m. Friday for injuries suffered in an assault she said happened around 11 p.m. Thursday near the Willmar Middle School.
WILLMAR -- The theft of a gas tank, from a truck, was reported around 6 p.m. Thursday along the 1800 block of 41st Avenue Northeast.
WILLMAR -- The theft of a lawn mower from a shed was reported around 8:25 p.m. Thursday along the 700 block of Second Street Southeast.
SPICER -- A 21-year-old woman was arrested on charges of driving while impaired and driving after revocation around 2:15 a.m. Friday near the intersection of Highway 23 and County Road 127.
* Juan Antonio Soto, 33, of Willmar, made his first appearance Friday on a third-degree drug sale charge for allegedly selling 0.8 grams of methamphetamine to a CEE-VI Drug Task Force informant in February.
Unconditional bail was set at $40,000. His next appearance is May 29.
According to the complaint, the informant allegedly purchased the drugs from Soto in a downtown parking lot for $40. The informant identified the man who sold the drugs as Soto.
He has a prior fifth-degree drug conviction in November 2006.
* Lesbia Lisseth Barillas-Dubon, 25, of Willmar, made her first appearance Friday on three felony charges of forgery and aggravated forgery for allegedly using another woman's identity to get an identification card, Social Security card and employment.
Unconditional bail was set at $20,000. Her next appearance is June 4.
According to the complaint, a Willmar woman reported to police on April 9 that she had been denied public assistance because records showed that she had worked at Jennie-O Turkey Store last year. The woman had never worked at the plant, but had her wallet and identification stolen two years ago.
Officials at Jennie-O provided employment information that led to Barillas-Dubon, who said she was a Honduran citizen, gave her real name and said she worked at Jennie-O. She was arrested. Documents showed that she had used a Missouri ID card to verify her employee application. She allegedly admitted to purchasing the woman's birth certificate and Social Security card, using it to get the ID card and then to apply for a job at Jennie-O.
Troy Allen Siewert, Willmar; Angela Marie Peterson, Willmar
Nicholas Alan Landberg, Willmar; Janey Marie Swart, Prinsburg
Timothy Andrew Miller, Prinsburg; Cherie Marie Brown, Willmar
Rusty Ace Engel, Willmar; Rachel Marie Raddatz, Willmar
Karl Andrew Hamre, Sacred Heart; Christine Ann Condon, Clara City
Brady Christopher Stock, Willmar; Helen Katherine Sarah Holles Clark, Willmar
Scott Arthur Olson, Spicer; Stephanie Michelle McKenzie, Spicer
Andrew James Hanson, Atwater; Leah Marie Peitz, Willmar
Jordan Everest Olson, Kandiyohi; Carrie Louise Cronen, Kandiyohi