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October 17, 2012
N.D. deputy resigns after arrest for Minn. break-in
GRAND FORKS, N.D.
October 17, 2012 - 7:32am
August 1, 2012
Willmar, Minn., Police seeking man in connection to sexual assault of girl
WILLMAR -- The Willmar Police Department is searching for a 21-year-old man in connection with an incident involving forced sexual conduct with...
August 1, 2012 - 9:26am
Two arrested for drugs at rural Dassel, Minn., address
LITCHFIELD -- Two men were arrested on felony drug possession charges after a traffic stop by a Meeker County deputy just before midnight Tuesday. According to a news release from Meeker County Sheriff Jeff Norlin, the deputy stopped a 1994 Ford Tempo for expired registration at...
August 1, 2012 - 9:10am
April 4, 2012
Escaped youth to appear before judge today in Willmar, Minn.
WILLMAR -- Andrew Wyman, the 18-year-old youth sentenced last September for a crime spree that included arson, burglary and motor vehicle theft, is scheduled to appear before a judge this afternoon. He had been on the run since walking away in February from the Prairie Lakes Detention...
April 4, 2012 - 11:08am
March 9, 2012
Deputies arrest Lake Lillian, Minn., man for making terroristic threats
LAKE LILLIAN -- Kandiyohi County sheriff's deputies on Thursday night arrested a 48-year-old Lake Lillian man for terroristic threats after he told neighbors that he was going to blow up his house in the 400 block of First Street West in Lake Lillian. The sheriff's office received...
March 9, 2012 - 6:37pm
January 15, 2012
Suspect arrested in high-speed chase west of Atwater, Minn.
WILLMAR -- A suspect is in the Kandiyohi County Jail following a high-speed chase early Saturday morning on U.S. Highway 12 between Atwater and Kandiyohi. The Kandiyohi County Sheriff's Office said the chase began at about 1:40 a.m. Saturday when a deputy on patrol in the city of...
January 15, 2012 - 4:17pm
October 28, 2011
Video shows DWI arrests of Halloween-costumed offenders, Minn. DPS urges safe, sober holiday
ST. PAUL -- A Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtle, a French maid and Jeanie from "I Dream of Jeanie" were arrested for driving while impaired during Halloween last year, and the State Department of Public Safety is using the video of their arrests is a reminder to plan for a safe and sober...
October 28, 2011 - 3:41pm
October 13, 2011
Starbuck, Minn., man, Level 3 sex offender, arrested on sex charges
STARBUCK, Minn. -- Law enforcement officials have arrested Starbuck man who is classified as a Level Three Sex Offender on charges of criminal...
October 13, 2011 - 9:26am
September 18, 2011
Suspect in motor vehicle thefts is nabbed in Meeker County
OLIVIA -- A suspect in a series of vehicle thefts was taken into custody today after several days on the run. Matthew James Wrobleski, 37, of Willmar is being held in the Meeker County Jail and faces multiple charges, according to Meeker County Sheriff Jeff Norlin. He had been the...
September 18, 2011 - 4:05pm
August 31, 2011
Cities attempted murder suspect arrested in Benson
BENSON -- A man wanted for an attempted murder in Spring Lake Park was arrested without incident early Saturday morning in Benson. According to a news release from Benson Police Chief Mike Jambor, his department received information on Friday that Pierre Tyshaun Henderson, 19, and...
August 31, 2011 - 12:00am
August 29, 2011
Twin Cities attempted murder suspect arrested in Benson, Minn.
BENSON -- A man wanted for an attempted murder in Spring Lake Park was arrested without incident early Saturday morning in Benson. According...
August 29, 2011 - 12:05pm
August 7, 2011
Woman with machete arrested at Willmar farmers market
WILLMAR -- A woman was arrested at the Willmar farmer's market Saturday morning for allegedly carrying a machete and threatening someone with it. The Willmar Police Department identified the suspect as Betty Denice Reveles, 50. Police were called to the farmer's market on East Highway...
August 7, 2011 - 3:25pm
December 23, 2010
Olivia child in critical condition; suspect arrested
OLIVIA - A 19-month-old child is in critical condition this morning and a suspect is in custody at the Renville County Jail in connection with the incident. Law enforcement officers received a 911 call around 3:30 p.m. Wednesday that a 19-month-old child was unresponsive. The child...
December 23, 2010 - 6:57am
Update: U.S. Terrorism Task Force makes arrest in Yellow Medicine County
Update 5 p.m.
December 23, 2010 - 5:11am
December 15, 2010
This is the records summary for Dec. 15. Theft WILLMAR -- The theft of cash was reported around 8:45 a.m. Tuesday at Willmar Senior High School 2701 30th St. N.E. Man arrested in Litchfield, wanted in two states LITCHFIELD -- A 27-year-old man was arrested on multiple warrants...
December 15, 2010 - 12:00am