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This is the records summary for Oct. 5.

Walnut Grove man hurt in crash near Ridgewater College

WILLMAR — An 18-year-old Walnut Grove man was taken by ambulance to Rice Memorial Hospital for treatment of injuries sustained in a two-vehicle crash just after 4 p.m. Thursday on the northwest edge of Willmar.

According to Willmar Police Capt. Jim Felt, Logan J. Hotzler was driving a 2004 Chevrolet Monte Carlo westbound on 15th Avenue Northwest, stopped at the stop sign and then pulled onto County Road 5 in front of a northbound vehicle.

The northbound vehicle, a 2006 Ford 500, was driven by Joanne L. Suchy, 39, of Spicer, struck Hotzler’s vehicle.

Both vehicles sustained heavy damage and were towed from the scene. Also responding were the Willmar Ambulance Service, Willmar Fire Department and Kandiyohi County Rescue Squad.


WILLMAR — Police are investigating a report that two individuals rolled a grocery cart with unpaid food items from the pharmacy doors of Cub Foods on Thursday afternoon. The incident was captured on video. Police are working to identify the suspects.

WILLMAR — The theft of a 9-month old puppy was reported Friday morning. The incident happened in the 1100 block of Third Street Southwest. According to the initial complaint the husky/German shepherd mix was taken from its kennel. The puppy is black and white with blue eyes and was wearing a royal blue kitten collar.

SPICER — A .38 snub-nosed revolver was reported stolen from the 7000 block of North Shore Drive. The individual reported the theft Thursday evening but said the gun may have been missing for three or four days.

Pellet gun

WILLMAR — Police received a report that a car full of kids fired an air-soft or pellet gun at a boy riding a bike Thursday night in the area of Litchfield Avenue Southeast and Lakeland Drive Southeast. The boy was reportedly not struck. A pedestrian in the area may also have been shot at.

Marriage Licenses, Kandiyohi County

Joel August Newberg, Willmar; Emily Jean Olson, Willmar

Janet Marlen Camacho Arispe, DeGraff; Ramiro Ordonez Marquez, DeGraff

Joseph Allen Tonsfeldt, Blomkest; Sheri Lynn Munsterman, Blomkest

District Court, Kandiyohi County

- Terrance Jonathan Savoy, 24, of Spicer, made his first appearance Friday on a felony charge of fifth-degree drug sale for allegedly selling 2.9 grams of marijuana to an informant for the CEE-VI Drug Task Force.

Unconditional bail was set at $15,000. His next appearance is Oct. 14.

According to the complaint, the informant told drug task force agents on July 9 that the informant could buy an eighth ounce of marijuana from Savoy. They met near the intersection of Ann Street and Becker Avenue Southeast and completed the deal in a vehicle. The informant handed over a bag of marijuana that weighed 2.9 grams and identified Savoy by a photo. Agents observing the purchase also recognized Savoy.

- Rudolfo Villagomez III, 25, of Willmar, was acquitted of three felony charges of first-degree burglary and a misdemeanor theft charge in a jury trial Thursday.

Villagomez was found guilty of a misdemeanor charge of fifth-degree assault. He will be sentenced Nov. 7.

The charges were filed after April 23, when Willmar Police were called to a home along High Avenue Northeast on a report that a man had entered a home, assaulted another man and then took a knife from the home before leaving the residence. Villagomez was arrested near the location.