Teen charged in assault arrested

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A teen charged in an alleged assault that occurred last October in Winnebago is in legal trouble again.

According to the Faribault County Jail roster, 18-year-old Wyatt Eugene Tungland of Frost was arrested and booked into custody at 2:34 a.m. Saturday.

Tungland faces pending charges of liquor consumption under age 21, fleeing a peace officer and crime against administration of justice.

On Friday, Tungland was scheduled to appear at an omnibus hearing for third-degree assault and aiding and abetting third-degree assault, but that was canceled.

An evidentiary hearing for three other alcohol-related charges scheduled on the same day also was not held.

Also charged in the assault that reportedly took place at a house party in Winnebago were 18-year-old Dalton Lee Nagel, 17-year-old Blake Joseph Barnett and 16-year-old Caden Ochsendorf.

Nagel recently pleaded not guilty to aiding and abetting third-degree assault and was granted a three-day jury trial that has yet to be scheduled.Barnett and Ochsendorf were charged in juvenile court with third-degree assault and aiding and abetting third-degree assault.

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