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Willmar man gets 11 years in prison for multiple convictions


WILLMAR -- Gerardo Cory Lopez, 34, of Willmar, was sentenced Tuesday in Kandiyohi County District Court to 132 months in prison and a $2,000 fine on a felony charge of second-degree drug sale.

Lopez was also sentenced to 30 months in prison and ordered to pay a $1,000 fine on a charge for storing methamphetamine paraphernalia in the presence of a child.

In a third case, he was ordered to serve 365 days in jail and pay a $50 fine on a fourth-degree burglary charge.

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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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