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Records published Dec. 18

This is the records summary for Dec. 18.

Two injured in Paynesville crash Saturday

PAYNESVILLE — A woman and a child were taken to the CentraCare Paynesville Hospital Saturday morning after a crash at the intersection of state Highway 55 and Mill Street.

According to a report from the Minnesota State Patrol, a Buick Century traveling east on Highway 55 and a Chevrolet Equinox traveling south on Mill Street collided when the Buick's driver failed to stop for a stop sign.

The driver of the Chevrolet, Emily Elizabeth Liestman, 25, of Paynesville, and passenger Colton Michael Liestman, 3, of Paynesville, were transported to the hospital with non-life threatening injuries.

The driver of the Buick, Eli Henry Ahrens, 19, of Madelia, was uninjured.

All were wearing seatbelts.

Assisting the State Patrol were Paynesville Fire and Rescue, Paynesville Police Department and Paynesville Ambulance.

Property damage

NEW LONDON — A student at New London-Spicer High School reported Friday afternoon that someone had been inside his truck and had also put garbage in the truck bed.

WILLMAR — A broken window on a vehicle was reported in the 600 block of Second Street Southwest Friday morning.


WILLMAR — A 24-year-old man was arrested late Saturday after a traffic stop in the 1000 block of 11th Avenue Southeast. He was arrested on suspicion of fourth-degree driving while impaired, open bottle, no Minnesota license and speeding.

WILLMAR — A 23-year-old man was arrested late Saturday on suspicion of driving after cancellation/inimical to public safety. The traffic stop took place at Gorton Avenue Northwest and Seventh Street Northwest.