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Burglars hit nearly two dozen Perham homes in one day

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Two Perham men and one Detroit Lakes man have been arrested in connection to a string of residential burglaries in Becker and Otter Tail counties.


The number of break-ins totalled 21 in the Perham area alone. Reports were pouring in for several days, and may have continued coming in when this edition went to press.

"It's really raises the anxiety level," said one of the victims, Perham homeowner Scott Bjerke.

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