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Records for June 10

This is the records summary for June 10.

Atwater man hurt

when tree falls on him

GROVE CITY — A 47-year-old Atwater man was taken to Meeker Memorial Hospital in Litchfield for treatment of injuries suffered Sunday when a large tree he was cutting down fell on him.

According to the Meeker County Sheriff’s Office, Andrew Peterson was cutting the tree along the 51000 block of 230th Street in Acton Township.

The Sheriff’s Office, Grove City Rescue, Gold Cross Ambulance and Life Link III Air Ambulance were called to the location around 2:15 p.m. Sunday.

Montevideo man hurt

in motorcycle-deer crash

MONTEVIDEO — A 36-year-old Montevideo man was injured in a motorcycle-deer crash on Sunday evening in Montevideo.

According to the State Patrol, Jeremy Walls was driving a 2013 Harley-Davidson eastbound on U.S. Highway 59 and hit a deer near the intersection with State Highway 7.

Walls was taken to Chippewa County-Montevideo Hospital for treatment of his injuries.


WILLMAR — The theft of a vehicle was reported around 1:30 p.m. Monday along the 3500 block of Highway 12 East.

Property damage

WILLMAR — Damage to a vehicle and the theft of subwoofers and an amplifier was reported around 7:15 a.m. Monday along the 1200 block of 24th Street Northwest.

WILLMAR — Graffiti on a vehicle was reported around 7:30 p.m. Sunday along the 1100 block of Second Street Southeast.

District Court

Kandiyohi County

* Victor Manuel Sanchez Jr., 26, of Willmar, made his first appearance Monday on a felony charge of escape from custody.

His next appearance is June 23.

According to the complaint, Sanchez has been held in the county jail since May 27, serving 60 days in custody on a probation violation in a felony theft case. He was allowed to do community service work and did not return to the jail on June 3.

* Keith Bernard Mattison, 59, made his first appearance Monday on a felony charge of first-degree burglary and two misdemeanor charges of domestic assault and violating a harassment restraining order.

Unconditional bail was set at $100,000. His next appearance is July 2.

According to the complaint, Willmar police were called around 4 a.m. Sunday to a residence on the southwest side of the city for a domestic incident. A woman there said that she had a previous relationship with Mattison and had a harassment restraining order against him. She said that he entered her residence and bedroom and assaulted her by grabbing her and attempting to kiss her. The woman got away from Mattison and screamed for help from other people in the home. Mattison left the home before police arrived but left two voicemails on the woman’s phone while she was talking with officers.

The others in the home said Mattison came to the door, told them the woman had just called him and that he came into the home. The woman said she didn’t call him and had not given permission for him to enter the home.

Marriage licenses

Kandiyohi County

Heather Elizabeth White, Brooklyn Center; Jeffrey Alan Negen, Brooklyn Center

Samuel Craig Esboldt, Willmar; Sara Lynn Banks, Willmar

Chayla Marie Johannsen, Duluth; Edwin James Fenske, Duluth

Alec Thomas Saunders, Willmar; Emily Jean Nelsen, Willmar

Vernon Dean Ashburn, New London; Marilee Sordahl, New London

Bryan Douglas Larson, Minneapolis; Danielle Ann Wall, Minneapolis

Marriage dissolutions

Kandiyohi County

Yasin Muse Farah, Willmar; Sahra Ali Hersi, Willmar, May 2

Kristi Lee Malvin, Willmar; Mark Patrick Malvin, Belgrade, May 7

Laura Jean Van Buren, Kandiyohi; Marc David Van Buren, Kandiyohi, May 12

Bishar Mohamed Yusuf, Willmar; Fahma Diriye Hussein, May 13

Blake Douglas Wold, Willmar; Krista Eve Wold, Willmar, May 13

Luella A. Stegeman, Willmar; Marlan Dale Stegeman, Willmar, May 19

Kathryn Duevel, Willmar; John C. Duevel, Willmar, May 23

Harley John Capps, Willmar; Jennifer Rebecca Capps, Grove City, May 27

Megan Sena Hjelle, Willmar; Michael David Hjelle, Willmar, May 27

Brandon Jon Heida, Raymond; Jessica Lynn Heida, Willmar, May 29


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