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Five charged for alleged burglary

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Five people were charged in Wadena County District Court with burglarizing a Verndale business and stealing cash from a bank bag inside.


The five are accused of an Aug. 3 burglary at Verndale Tire and storage.

The case began when a highway worker spotted a bank bag while he was grading roads in the Verndale area. Inside were partially burned checks and credit card receipts. About $800-$900 was missing from the bag, according to the business.

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