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Willmar, Minn., man pleads to theft in beer burglar case


WILLMAR -- Kevin Gene Sorenson, 50, of Willmar, pleaded guilty and was sentenced Thursday on a misdemeanor charge for taking alcoholic beverages stored in a refrigerator in the garage.

As part of his sentence handed down by District Judge David L. Mennis in Kandiyohi County District Court, Sorenson was ordered to serve 90 days in jail, which was stayed, pay a $50 fine, serve one year of probation and follow the recommendations of a chemical use assessment.

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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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