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Records published Aug. 3, 2022

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MORTON — A 54-year-old Utah man lost control of his vehicle near the intersection of Redwood County Road 2 and U.S. Highway 71 near Morton at 11:12 a.m. Saturday, July 30, according to a news release from the Redwood County Sheriff's Office. The vehicle entered the ditch and rolled onto its roof. The man was transported from the scene, but not hospitalized. The accident remains under investigation by the Sheriff's Office.

Arrests

WILLMAR — A 19-year-old female was arrested on a warrant in the 2200 block of 23rd Street Northeast in Willmar at 10:37 a.m. Tuesday. She was in custody at the Kandiyohi County Jail as of Tuesday afternoon awaiting a court appearance on multiple drug-related charges.

WILLMAR — A 37-year-old female was arrested on a warrant in the 400 block of Becker Avenue Southeast at 5 p.m. Monday. She was in custody in the Kandiyohi County Jail as of Tuesday afternoon awaiting a court appearance on charges of driving after revocation, open bottle and fifth-degree drug possession.

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WILLMAR — A 38-year-old male was arrested on a warrant in the 2200 block of 22nd Avenue Southwest in Willmar at 7:19 p.m. Monday. He was not in custody in Kandiyohi County as of Tuesday afternoon.

Theft

LAKE LILLIAN — A caller reported the theft of an Apple computer at 11:23 a.m. Monday in the 9100 block of 123rd Avenue Southeast in Lake Lillian. The theft is believed to have occurred July 23.

WILLMAR — A caller at 10:22 a.m. Tuesday reported the theft of a vehicle in the 400 block of 15th Avenue Southwest in Willmar. The theft is believed to have occurred July 28.

WILLMAR — An employee at a business in the 700 block of 19th Avenue reported at 1:15 p.m. Monday that someone had shoplifted from the business. A similar incident had occurred July 29.

Criminal damage to property

WILLMAR — A caller reported at 11:37 p.m. Monday that someone had broken the windows of their vehicle in the 700 block of Ninth Street Southwest. They wanted it documented for insurance purposes.

Crashes

WILLMAR — A vehicle collided with a residence in the 1000 block of 23rd Street Southeast in Willmar at 3:49 p.m. Monday. The Willmar Police Department was assisted at the scene by the Willmar Fire Department and the Kandiyohi County Rescue Squad.

WILLMAR — A Chevy Tahoe and a Chrysler minivan collided in the intersection of Willmar Avenue and Industrial Drive Southwest in Willmar at 3:35 p.m. Monday. The driver of the minivan was cited for not having a Minnesota driver's license.

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