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Police report preview - Oct. 27 to Nov. 2
Hastings Minnesota 745 Spiral Boulevard 55033

• An assault was reported at a bar in the 2100 block of Vermillion Street. An officer observed a man on the ground with abrasions on his head and a bloody nose.


The man indicated he was kicked by somebody. He didn't know who had hit him.

The incident occurred at about 1:05 a.m.

One witness said they saw a large group of individuals start a fight at the parking lot.

The case is still under investigation.

• A man called officers and asked to be transported to detox because of his ongoing problems with chemical dependency.

He was picked up and transported. The call came in at 11:52 p.m.

• A man was taken to detox after repeatedly dialing 911 and hanging up.

The man indicated he had dialed 911 mistakenly but the behavior persisted so he was transported.

Chad Richardson
Chad Richardson is the publisher and editor at the Hastings Star Gazette. He was the general manager of the Farmington Independent and Rosemount Town Pages from 2000 to 2007. He previously worked at the Star Gazette from 1996 to 2000 as a photographer and reporter. He also worked as a photographer and writer at the Pope County Tribune in Glenwood.
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