Records published March 1, 2023

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GRANITE FALLS — A 25-year-old woman was arrested on a Kandiyohi County warrant at 9:54 p.m. Monday in the 400 block of Ninth Street East in Granite Falls. She was listed as in custody at the Kandiyohi County Jail at 1 p.m. Tuesday with three pending felony charges.


WILLMAR — A possible assault was reported at 3:18 p.m. Monday in the 3600 block of 15th Avenue Southwest.


WILLMAR — Law enforcement reported a scam via Facebook marketplace at 2:41 p.m. Monday. According to the report, the suspect possibly lives in Willmar.


LAKE LILLIAN — A caller reported at 10:37 p.m. Monday an attempted theft of a snowblower in the 400 block of Woodlawn Avenue in Lake Lillian. According to the report, two men driving a red Chevrolet attempted to steal a snowblower from a vehicle.


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