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Willmar police say flag burner has confessed

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WILLMAR, Minn. - The Willmar police say officers have secured a confession from a 40-year-old man for burning U.S. flags at two downtown businesses.


According to a post on the department’s Facebook page, the man, a local resident who will not be named until he is formally charged, confessed Thursday to burning both flags at separate locations June 1.

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