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Records published Dec. 19, 2022

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Arrests

WILLMAR — Two parties were arrested after sheriff’s deputies reported a traffic complaint at 7:34 p.m. Friday on Minnesota Highway 23 near County Road 9. According to the report, the vehicle they were in had nearly run into oncoming traffic while driving westbound.

A 29-year-old male was arrested. He was not listed on the Kandiyohi County Jail roster at noon Sunday.

A 27-year-old male was also arrested. He was in custody at the Kandiyohi County Jail at noon Sunday. He is being held on charges of impaired driving, driving without a valid license and giving officers a false name.

WILLMAR — A 54-year-old woman was arrested driving after a license cancellation after a traffic stop at 8:32 p.m. Saturday. According to the report, the woman was given a ride home after she was processed and released.

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WILLMAR — Two parties were arrested on drug charges after a traffic stop at 3:21 a.m. Sunday near the intersection of Third Street and Willmar Avenue Southwest.

A 45-year-old male was arrested. He was not on the Kandiyohi County Jail roster at noon Sunday.

A 29-year-old male was also arrested. He was in the Kandiyohi County Jail at noon Sunday. He has two pending drug charges.

Crashes

WILLMAR — A crash was reported at 9:09 a.m. Friday in the 1900 block of Becker Avenue Southeast. No injuries were listed in the report. The Willmar Fire Department and the Kandiyohi County Rescue Squad responded to the scene.

WILLMAR — A party complained of leg pain after a motor vehicle crash was reported at 10:48 a.m. Sunday near the intersection of Fifth Street and Kandiyohi Avenue Southwest. Willmar Fire Department and the Kandiyohi County Rescue Squad responded to the scene.

WILLMAR — A hit and run crash was reported at 9:35 p.m. Saturday in the 1300 block of Lakeland Drive Southeast.

Suspicious

WILLMAR — A group of young men following women around was reported at 5:25 p.m. Saturday in the 1600 block of First Street South.

Theft

WILLMAR — A caller in the 300 block of Lakeland Drive Southeast reported at 1 p.m. Saturday theft of packages on Thursday and Friday.

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Trespass

WILLMAR — A party was cited for trespassing at 12:33 a.m. Sunday in the 400 block of First Street South.

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A couple of dogs were found deceased after firefighters responded to a house fire reported Friday in Farming Township. The two homeowners were not in the house at the time of the fire, according to the Stearns County Sheriff's Office.

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