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DL man gets 27 months for assaulting boy

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A Detroit Lakes man has been sentenced to more than two years in prison for assaulting a 12-year-old boy that was in his care.

Kevin Marlen Blomseth, 40, of 1760 Long Bridge Road, Detroit Lakes was convicted by a jury Jan. 15 of felony malicious punishment of a child and felony domestic assault.


According to court records:

On April 12 at 10:25 p.m., a vehicle pulled up to the Detroit Lakes police station to report an assault to an officer in the parking lot there.

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