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Three women face assault, theft charges for beating woman


WILLMAR — Three Willmar women made their first court appearances Wednesday on felony third-degree assault and theft charges for their roles in allegedly beating a woman and then stealing her cell phone in October.

Micahella Helen Froelich, 20, faces three felony charges, two for assault and one for theft.

Brandie Ilene Walton, 37, and Philomene Rose Skinaway, 20, each face one assault count and one theft count.

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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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