Drug arrest

WILLMAR — A 53-year-old man was arrested on drug charges around 10:24 a.m. Tuesday on the 500 block of Russell Street Northwest in Willmar.

According to the report, a K-9 unit assisted in the arrest.

Traffic stop arrest

WILLMAR — A 35-year-old man was arrested on multiple drug charges and giving a false name to a police officer around 9:14 p.m. Monday on the 400 block of Charlotte Street Southeast in Willmar.

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Assault

WILLMAR — Around 9:29 p.m. Monday, emergency staff at Carris - Rice Memorial Hospital reported a victim wanted to report an assault with a knife.

Fraud

LAKE LILLIAN — A woman reported around 9:21 a.m. Tuesday that she had been defrauded out of $2,000 in Target gift cards in the 19000 block of 120th Street Southeast.

WILLMAR — A couple reported a fraudulent check for $99.50 on their bank statement on the 500 block of Willmar Avenue Southeast.

Thefts

WILLMAR — A woman reported that a forged check was used to purchase a vehicle around 4:03 p.m. Monday on the 300 block of Ferring Street Southeast in Willmar.

According to the report, the vehicle was entered as stolen.

WILLMAR — A water heater was reported stolen around 11:22 a.m. Tuesday by some former tenants at a commercial building on the 1000 block of First Street South in Willmar.