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Records published Aug. 19, 2022

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Arrests

WILLMAR — A juvenile was arrested around midnight Thursday on warrants and new charges after suspicious behavior was reported in the area of Lakeland Drive and Becker Avenue Southeast.

WILLMAR — A 22-year-old man was arrested around 2 p.m. Wednesday after a reported domestic incident in the 400 block of 30th Street Northwest. The man was listed as in custody at the Kandiyohi County Jail with pending assault charges as of noon Thursday.

WILLMAR — Two men were arrested after a trespassing report was made at 3:45 p.m. Wednesday within the 200 block of Second Street Southwest.

According to the report, a 20-year-old man was arrested for fleeing on foot and drug charges. He was listed as in custody on the Kandiyohi County Jail roster with a pending drug charge as of noon Thursday.

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The report did not list the reason for the arrest of a 50-year-old man, and he was not in custody as of noon Thursday.

Counterfeit bill

WILLMAR — Heritage Bank, 310 First St. S., reported around 4 p.m. Wednesday receiving a counterfeit $100 bill. According to the report, the counterfeit bill came from a Kandiyohi County Fair deposit bag on Aug. 13, and it is unknown exactly where the counterfeit bill came from at the fair.

Graffiti

WILLMAR — A report of criminal damage to property was made at 11:18 p.m. Wednesday in the 1600 block of First Street South, where graffiti was reported on a trash bin in a parking lot.

Hit-and-run

WILLMAR — A hit-and-run was reported at 10:33 p.m. Wednesday in the 700 block of 19th Avenue Southeast after a party flagged down an officer to report the incident.

Theft

WILLMAR — A caller reported at 3:35 p.m. Wednesday that someone stole gas out of their gas can and lawn mower in the 1100 block of Trott Avenue Southeast.

Trespass

WILLMAR — A caller reported at 3:53 p.m. Wednesday that a vehicle belonging to a woman who had been warned against trespassing at a property on the 1700 block of Technology Drive Northeast had been seen in the area. According to the report, the woman was not present, but was seen nearby later. The report did not indicate any action taken.

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