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UPDATE: Three Willmar Police officers hurt in assault, suspect in court today


WILLMAR — All three Willmar Police officers hurt in a Thursday afternoon assault by a 23-year-old man are doing fine, according to Police Chief David Wyffels.

The three officers were attacked and assaulted when they went to arrest Cody Lee Friese of Willmar. The incident happened around 2:40 p.m. Thursday along the 800 block of 13th Street Southwest.

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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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