Records published April 19, 2020

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WILLMAR — A businessman reported at 2 p.m. Thursday that a window had been broken at a business in the 400 block of Litchfield Avenue Southwest.

WILLMAR — A door to a residence in the 1400 block of Dana Drive Southeast was kicked in, resulting in $1,300 in damage. The incident was reported at 11:26 a.m. Friday.

WILLMAR — A window was broken at a business in the 400 block of Litchfield Avenue Southwest. The incident was reported at 5:39 a.m. Friday.

WILLMAR — At 3:35 a.m. Friday a window was reported broken at a business in the 1500 block of Dana Drive Southeast.


WILLMAR — The theft of a backpack was reported at 1:36 p.m. Thursday from the 600 block of Johanna Avenue Southeast.


WILLMAR — Police took a report at 5:35 p.m. Wednesday in the 100 block of 19th Avenue Southwest that someone had used another person’s debit card to withdraw money from the ATM.


WILLMAR — A 25-year-old man was arrested at 5:36 p.m. Wednesday in the 100 block of High Avenue Northeast following a report of domestic assault.

WILLMAR — An individual was cited for three counts of fifth-degree assault following an incident reported at 3:56 p.m. Wednesday in the 1000 block of Lakeland Drive Northeast.


WILLMAR — A 27-year-old man was arrested for driving while impaired following an incident reported at 9:35 p.m. Wednesday in the area of First Street North and 60th Avenue Northeast.

WILLMAR — A 30-year-old man was arrested Friday morning after fleeing officers in a vehicle. According to the preliminary report, at around 7:26 a.m. the man left a hit-and-run crash. Law enforcement pursued the vehicle, but the pursuit was terminated in the area of U.S. Highway 12 and Litchfield Avenue Southeast. A short time later the vehicle was found by a Kandiyohi County Sheriff’s deputy near a business north of Willmar. The man is being held in the Kandiyohi County Jail pending charges of fleeing a peace officer in a motor vehicle.

Welfare check

BELGRADE — The Kandiyohi County Sheriff’s Office responded to a call at 11:56 a.m. Friday from the Paynesville School District regarding concerns about students who had had no contact with the school for three weeks. The students had apparently not participated in any school activity during that time as classes are being conducted through distance learning during the COVID-19 pandemic.

The residence was checked and the children were OK. The parents and kids were advised to get in contact with the school and to keep up on their school work.

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