Willmar police were called to an accident Sunday night just after 10:30 on Gorton Avenue Northwest. A woman fell while getting out of a vehicle, which was not in park, and it began rolling. A passenger was able to steer it away from a parked vehicle. It then rolled in a fence and posts and stopping after hitting a tree. There was minor damage to the vehicle. Kandiyohi County Sheriff’s officers arrested a 22 year old man after spotting a stolen vehicle heading north on highway 23 in Spicer. The arrest was made this past Sunday morning shortly after 6 am.
Sunday morning just before 2 am the Meeker County Sheriff’s Office got a call in reference to an assault that happened in the 400 block of Meeker Ave. North in Watkins. Police report that 26 year old Michael Downham of Watkins had pointed a loaded shotgun at a person during an argument. A search warrant was issued and officers found the gun and drug related items. Downham was arrested on charges of 2nd degree assault and Obstruction of Justice. Charges on at least one other person is expected.
Prinsburg Residents on Kandiyohi Ave (between 3rd street and 6th street) and Summit street, there is a water main break and water will be shut off. Please be patient as we resolve this issue. Thank you