Litchfield Woman Charged with Ramming Ex-boyfriend’s Truck 22 Nov 17

LITCHFIELD — A Litchfield woman faces four felony charges of second-degree assault for allegedly ramming her ex-boyfriend’s truck from behind.

Minor injuries were reported to the four occupants of the truck, including two children.

The West Central Tribune reports 21-year-old Desirae Margaret Nelson is also charged with two misdemeanor counts of domestic assault. She made her first appearance Monday in Meeker County District Court.

The incident happened was reported around 11:30 p.m. Saturday in the parking lot of a business on East Frontage Road in Litchfield. According to the criminal complaint, the four occupants were inside their vehicle, which was parked, when it was rammed from behind with enough force to push it approximately 25 feet forward.

In an interview at the jail, she repeated that she was angry at her ex-boyfriend. She estimated her speed at the time of the crash was around 35 mph, according to the complaint.

At her court appearance Monday, Nelson was released on $50,000 unconditional bail or $25,000 with conditions, including no contact, direct or indirect, with any of the alleged victims.

Her next court appearance is Dec. 4.