Records published Nov. 4, 2021

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Damage to property

WILLMAR — A window being shot by a BB was reported Tuesday night on the 600 block of Monongalia Avenue Southwest.


WILLMAR — A fake $100 bill was found Wednesday morning in a mall parking lot on the 500 block of Williams Avenue Southeast.

Alcohol offense

WILLMAR — Law enforcement responded to a call regarding a sexually inappropriate man Tuesday evening on the 1100 block of Sixth Street Southwest.

According to the report, police spoke to staff members at the establishment and the man “was sent on his way.”


Multiple injuries in three-vehicle crash Wednesday near New London

Jason Dean Bengtson, 33, of New London, and his two passengers, a 4-year-old and a 1-year-old, were transported to Carris Health — Rice Memorial Hospital in Willmar for non-life-threatening injuries suffered in a crash Wednesday in New London Township. The drivers of the other two vehicles were not injured in the crash.

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Montevideo, Minnesota, man to be resentenced for vehicular homicide in 2019 crash

Braxton Monte Anderson, 36, of Montevideo, will be resentenced for his conviction of criminal vehicular homicide in the 2019 crash that took the life of his passenger, Brittany Lynn Schulz, 20, of Appleton.

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Kyle Rittenhouse trial begins with starkly different portraits of teenager who killed 2 protesters in Kenosha, Wisconsin

In August 2020, Rittenhouse — a 17-year-old from north suburban Antioch, Illinois — crossed state lines and patrolled downtown Kenosha, amid turmoil surrounding the shooting of Blake, a Black man, by a white officer. Carrying an AR-15-style rifle that police say a friend illegally purchased for him, Rittenhouse fatally shot two people and wounded a third.

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What To Read Next
A 19-year-old Montevideo man was taken to St. Cloud Hospital Friday morning following a crash in which he was a passenger.
A 19-year-old Willmar woman was transported to CentraCare — Rice Memorial Hospital after the vehicle she was driving crashed with a semi on Minnesota Highway 7 in East Lake Lillian Township.
Minneapolis artist Gregory Rose in a visit to Willmar shared how art can be a way to confront trauma, build community and look different at the world.
A Netherlands-based business is looking to build a hemp processing facility in Kandiyohi County or the region. There could also be an opportunity for farmers to plant a hemp crop this season for the company.