Cosmos man pleads guilty to kidnapping estranged wife 13 Jul 17

A Cosmos man pleaded guilty Tuesday in Kandiyohi County District Court to kidnapping his estranged wife in March. Thirty-eight-year-old Cesar Garcia Gonzalez will be sentenced September 25th. According to the complaint, Garcia Gonzalez followed his estranged wife after she left work at a Willmar nursing home March 1st. He struck her with his vehicle, put her in it and drove her to McLeod County to seek medical treatment when he was arrested near Hutchinson. He is charged with 4 felonies, two gross misdemeanors and 2 misdemeanors of kidnapping, assault, threats of violence and stalking.