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Teen charged with witness tampering in criminal sex case

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WILLMAR -- A 16-year-old Willmar teen pleaded not guilty to felony first-degree witness tampering Friday for allegedly threatening a witness in the Jose Zapeda-Caballero case.


Selvin Rolando Fernandez was released on his personal recognizance and ordered to have no contact with the witness. His next court appearance in Kandiyohi County District Court is Sept. 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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