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July 5, 2012
Man faces assault, threats charges, allegedly beat woman at hotel
WILLMAR -- Geoffrey Alan Irwin, 21, of Willmar, made his first court appearance Tuesday on felony charges of second-degree assault and terroristic threats for allegedly beating a woman at a Willmar hotel early Saturday morning. Unconditional bail was set at $75,000. His next appearance...
July 5, 2012 - 12:00am
December 8, 2010
This is the records summary for Dec. 8. Litchfield man to hospital after First Street crash WILLMAR -- A Litchfield man was taken by Willmar Ambulance to Rice Memorial Hospital after a two-vehicle crash around 1:45 p.m. Monday along First Street. According to the crash report,...
December 8, 2010 - 12:00am
December 4, 2010
Man escapes assault charges, but terroristic threats stick
WILLMAR -- A Kandiyohi County jury on Thursday found Michael Eugene Whitson, 65, of Atwater, guilty of terroristic threats for threatening his...
December 4, 2010 - 12:00am
November 11, 2010
This is the records summary for Nov. 11. Theft WILLMAR -- The theft of cash was reported around 8 p.m. Tuesday along the 700 block of 11th Street Northwest. WILLMAR -- The theft of a camera, valued at $150, was reported at Willmar Senior High School, 2701 30th St. N.E. Property...
November 11, 2010 - 12:00am
October 7, 2010
Terroristic threats charge added in case against man accused of shooting pups
WILLMAR -- Terence Dale Schwartz, 57, of Willmar, was charged Monday with an additional felony count of terroristic threats for allegedly threatening...
October 7, 2010 - 12:00am
October 5, 2010
Man faces charge for threatening law officer after crash
WILLMAR -- A 29-year-old Willmar man made his first court appearance Monday on a felony charge of terroristic threats for allegedly threatening...
October 5, 2010 - 12:00am
August 20, 2010
Suspect arrested after gun incident on Diamond Lake
ATWATER -- A 64-year-old man was arrested on charges of second-degree assault and terroristic threats Friday after law enforcement officers, including the Kandiyohi County tactical team, were called to a home on the east side of Diamond Lake. According to a news release from Sheriff...
August 20, 2010 - 4:09pm
August 11, 2010
Jury trial scheduled for Atwater man in armed standoff
WILLMAR -- An Atwater man involved in an armed standoff in June faces a jury trial next month on six counts, including assault, terroristic threats...
August 11, 2010 - 12:00am
August 6, 2010
Man faces charges for incident with gun and sheriff's deputies
WILLMAR -- Kenneth Alvin Christensen, 56, of Paynesville, made his first court appearance Thursday on three felony charges for allegedly pointing...
August 6, 2010 - 12:00am
July 27, 2010
Willmar man gets jail, probation for domestic incident
WILLMAR -- Christopher Gerald Wallace, 38, of Willmar, was sentenced Friday to five years of probation, a $500 fine and 99 days in jail on a felony charge of terroristic threats for threatening the life of a woman during a domestic incident on May 14. As part of his sentence handed...
July 27, 2010 - 12:00am
July 21, 2010
Assault charges against New London man dismissed in incident with neighbor
WILLMAR -- Felony assault and terroristic threats charges against a 20-year-old New London man were dismissed Friday for lack of probable case. Jesse Jerald Keehn had also faced a misdemeanor charge of assault, which was also dismissed, for a May 14 incident that involved an argument...
July 21, 2010 - 12:00am
June 12, 2010
Willmar man pleads to terroristic threats charge in May domestic incident
WILLMAR -- Christopher Gerald Wallace, 38, of Willmar, pleaded guilty Thursday to a felony charge of terroristic threats for threatening the...
June 12, 2010 - 12:00am
August 14, 2009
Wheelchair-bound man found guilty of assault with gun
GRANITE FALLS -- A Yellow Medicine County jury returned guilty verdicts Wednesday against Allen Chancey Olson, 55, of Canby, on felony charges of terroristic threats, reckless disregard of risk and second-degree assault - dangerous weapon. The verdicts followed a two-day trial in...
August 14, 2009 - 12:00am
January 29, 2009
District Court, Kandiyohi County, Jan. 28
- Ricky L. Hoffenkamp, 27, of Atwater, pleaded guilty Monday to an amended misdemeanor charge for intentionally pointing a gun at a person. As part of a plea agreement, the charge was reduced from a felony charge of second-degree assault with a dangerous weapon and another misdemeanor...
January 29, 2009 - 12:00am
January 27, 2009
District Court, Kandiyohi County, Jan. 27
n Thomas John Skaggs, 25, of Willmar, pleaded guilty Monday to felony charge of fifth-degree controlled substance crime. He will be sentenced March 9. As part of a plea agreement, he will receive a stay of adjudication. Under a stay of adjudication, a conviction may be removed from...
January 27, 2009 - 12:00am