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Records for Sept. 26

Accidents LITCHFIELD--The drivers of two vehicles escaped injury in a rear-end collision Saturday morning in Meeker County. According to the State Patrol, a 2012 Ford Escape driven by Patricia L. Fitz, 56, of Alexandria, was stopped in the left t...

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Accidents

LITCHFIELD-The drivers of two vehicles escaped injury in a rear-end collision Saturday morning in Meeker County.

According to the State Patrol, a 2012 Ford Escape driven by Patricia L. Fitz, 56, of Alexandria, was stopped in the left turn lane of eastbound of U.S. Highway 12 when an eastbound 2007 Ford Escape driven by David K. Mohs, 59, of Spicer, rear-ended the stopped vehicle.

The accident was reported at 11:38 a.m. Road conditions were dry at the time. Alcohol is not believed to have been a factor in the rash.

The Litchfield police Department and Meeker County Sheriff's Department assisted at the scene.

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RAYMOND-The Kandiyohi County Sheriff's Department took a report at 3:15 p.m. Friday that a driver had hit the "Welcome to Raymond" sign in the 600 block of Cofield Street North and then rolled the vehicle. The driver and a passenger were able to get out of the vehicle, according to the initial report.

No further information was available.

 

Arrest

WILLMAR-A 25-year-old man was arrested early Sunday morning on an outstanding warrant after police responded to a report that several individuals in their 20s were running around and looking into cars.

The incident was reported at 3:15 a.m. in the 1200 block of Business Highway 71.

The individual who was arrested had a warrant from Crow Wing County.

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WILLMAR-An individual was cited for underage consumption after police responded to a report at 2:08 a.m. Sunday that a male was lying in the middle of the road in the 1100 block of 18th Street Southwest.

The individual was reportedly singing, talking and trying to get up and walk.

 

SPICER-The Kandiyohi County Sheriff's Department took a report at 5:47 p.m. Saturday that a vehicle had jumped the curb on County Road 8 NE and Lake Avenue South and struck a shed.

The 39-year-old driver of the vehicle was arrested for driving while intoxicated.

 

WILLMAR-A 33-year-old man was arrested around 7:34 p.m. Friday on Seventh Street Northwest following a report that an individual was being assaulted by their brother.

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Fraud

WILLMAR-An individual who paid $2,700 through PayPal to purchase a vehicle in another state told police he has been unable to get the vehicle sent to him and the seller's phone is no longer active.

SPICER-A woman in the 100 block of Lake Avenue North told police Friday night she may have been a victim of a fraud. She had reportedly sent $211.50 to an individual who'd told her she could make several thousand dollars on the internet but now thinks it was a scam and wanted her money back.

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Carolyn Lange is a features writer at the West Central Tribune. She can be reached at clange@wctrib.com or 320-894-9750
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