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Cabin theft, other burglaries reported in Otter Tail County

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The Otter Tail County Sheriff’s Office said a cabin along Highway 72 on the southwest side of Otter Tail Lake was recently burglarized.


Taken were a purse, guitar, iPod and two pairs of sunglasses. The theft likely took place late Friday or early Saturday, June 28 or 29.

In a separate incident, several electronic devices and accessories were stolen from a location on Moonlight Bay Road, near South Lake Lida, east of Pelican Rapids. The theft likely took place between June 25 and 28, according to the sheriff’s office.

The sheriff’s office also reported that gasoline was taken from a residence along Highway 38 near Urbank in southeastern Otter Tail County.

In addition, a paddle boat was stolen from a cabin on the north side of Lake Lizzie, near Pelican Rapids.

A trailer also was reported as stolen near Norgren Drive, northeast of Elizabeth, the sheriff’s office said.