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Records published Aug. 15, 2022

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Shots reportedly fired at Willmar residences

WILLMAR — There were two reports made about shots reportedly fired at residences in Willmar over the weekend.

The first was reported at 3:39 a.m. Saturday at a property located on the 500 block of Ann Street Southeast. The Willmar Police Department media report said a house was hit.

The second case occurred at 4:27 a.m. Saturday at the 1000 block of Sixth Street Southwest. While three people were reportedly involved, there were no injuries. A house and vehicle were shot.

The media report did not show any arrests from the incidents.

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Arrests

NEW LONDON — A 26-year-old man was arrested for third-degree driving while impaired around 2:42 a.m. Sunday at the intersection of Highway 71 Northeast and 150th Avenue Northeast in New London. He was in custody as of noon Sunday in the Kandiyohi County Jail.

A 25-year-old man was arrested on a warrant and drug and theft charges around 4:40 p.m. Saturday on the 1300 block of Fifth Street Southeast in Willmar. He was in custody as of noon Sunday in the Kandiyohi County Jail.

A 22-year-old man was arrested on drug charges around 10:56 p.m. Friday at the 2000 block of 15th Avenue Northwest in Willmar. He was in custody as of noon Sunday in the Kandiyohi County Jail.

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