Records published Jan. 18, 2022
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WILLMAR — A 23-year-old man was arrested on a warrant late Sunday night during a traffic stop near the intersection of Minnesota Avenue Southwest and First Street South.
As of Monday afternoon, the man was listed as in custody in the Kandiyohi County Jail awaiting a drug charge.
He was originally pulled over for an out tail light, according to the report.
Suspect arrested after firing shot at Willmar police officer Saturday night
A traffic stop turned violent after a suspect shot at a Willmar police officer, fled the scene and hid in a garage for several hours before being apprehended. The suspect had various injuries when arrested, which police said were self-inflicted, according to a news release.