Records published July 14, 2021

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WILLMAR — A 30-year-old man was arrested Monday night at Rice Memorial Hospital for punching a doctor.

As of Tuesday afternoon, the man was in custody in the Kandiyohi County Jail awaiting a formal charge of felony fourth-degree assault.

WILLMAR — A group reported late Monday night that they had been attacked with bear Mace by someone at the fairgrounds on the 1800 block of Eighth Avenue Southeast.

They were advised on how to clean the spray off and the group did not want to pursue charges.



WILLMAR — A 33-year-old man was arrested Tuesday morning for a warrant on the 600 block of 16th Street Southwest.

The report does not list the warrant charge.

WILLMAR — A 22-year-old man and a 19-year-old woman were arrested Monday afternoon on drug and paraphernalia charges on the 1600 block of First Street South.

As of Tuesday morning, both were in custody in the Kandiyohi County Jail awaiting formal charges.

WILLMAR — A 22-year-old man was arrested Monday afternoon for a warrant on the 600 block of Ninth Street Southeast.

As of Tuesday afternoon, the man was in custody in the Kandiyohi County Jail awaiting formal domestic assault charges.


NEW LONDON — A person was cited Monday afternoon for burning prohibited materials on the 19000 block of 65th Street Northeast.


WILLMAR — A woman reported Tuesday morning during a traffic stop on the 100 block of 19th Avenue Southwest that she was headed to the bank to withdraw money to send to the Drug Enforcement Administration which had threatened to arrest her if she did not do so.


The woman was informed that this was a scam and was given resources related to fraud.

Hector woman pleads guilty to manslaughter in fatal shooting of boyfriend

OLIVIA — Elizabeth Perry Lynch, 36, of Hector, pleaded guilty to second-degree manslaughter — culpable negligence creating unreasonable risk in the fatal shooting of Anthony Jon Tebben, 43, in their home in Hector on March 26, 2020.

Read more about the story here.

TSA employee at Minneapolis-St. Paul airport accused of taking photos of young female travelers

A federal security employee at the Minneapolis-St. Paul International Airport already in trouble for taking video of a young boy riding a luggage carousel is also accused of taking dozens photos of young females during preflight screening.

Read more about the story here.

Moorhead man featured on reality show pleads guilty to child pornography charges

FARGO — A Moorhead, Minn., man who was featured on “Extreme Makeover: Home Edition” pleaded guilty Monday, July 12, to possession and dissemination of child pornography.

Read more about the story here.

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