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Willmar man pleads to his role in fight


WILLMAR -- Efren Vasquez, 22, of Willmar, pleaded guilty Monday to a second-degree riot charge for his role in a fight over a girl in April.

As part of a plea agreement reached in Kandiyohi County District Court, two additional felony charges of second-degree assault and riot will be dismissed. Vasquez will be sentenced Nov. 4.

Vasquez and Jeremy Joshua Williams, 18, of Willmar, were charged with the felony counts after the April 28 incident.

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Gretchen Schlosser

Gretchen Schlosser is the public safety reporter, and writes about agriculture occasionally, for the West Central Tribune. She's been with the Tribune since 2006 and has 17 years of experience working in news, media and communications. 

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