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Willmar man gets 88 months for role in meth deal


WILLMAR -- William Allan Tjaden, 31, of Willmar, was sentenced Monday to 88 months in prison on a second-degree drug sale charge for selling methamphetamine to a CEE-VI Drug Task Force informant in December.

As part of his sentence handed do-wn by Judge Kathryn N. Smith in Kandiyohi County District Court, Tjaden was ordered to pay a $500 fine and $900 in restitution.

He was given credit for 165 days already served in jail.

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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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