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Records published Jan. 16, 2020

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Lac qui Parle sheriff’s officers respond to person with firearm

MADISON — Lac qui Parle County sheriff’s officers responded to a 911 call reporting that a person in a home with a firearm was making personal threats around 2:30 p.m. Tuesday.

Officers responded to a home located in Lake Shore Township between Madison and Louisburg.

Deputies evacuated one person from the home. A few hours later, a second individual was secured and taken into custody without incident, according to a news release from the Sheriff’s Office.

The matter is under investigation by the Sheriff’s Office. No charges have been filed at this time.

The Sheriff’s Office was assisted by the Minnesota State Patrol, Appleton Police Department, Swift County Sheriff’s Office, Chippewa County Sheriff’s Office, West Central SWAT Team, and the Madison and Appleton ambulances.



PENNOCK — Sheriff’s officers responded at 1:33 a.m. Wednesday to a report of a burglary at a property on the 13000 block of 75th Avenue Northwest, Pennock.

Plow truck hit

WILLMAR — No one was injured when a truck struck the side of a Willmar Public Works snowplow truck at 11:35 a.m. Wednesday at the intersection of Third Street and Augusta Avenue Southeast.


WILLMAR — An inmate in the Kandiyohi County Jail reported being struck in the head by another inmate at 12:44 a.m. on Wednesday.

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