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Man found guilty of stealing from his ex

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A Menahga area man who took items belonging to his girlfriend and then after the relationship ended told her she “was never going to get her things back” has been found guilty of theft.


An Otter Tail County District Court jury issued its verdict on April 10 against Richard Willmar Rapatt, 58. Sentencing is scheduled for May 30.

Rapatt had been charged with theft and transfer of movable property as well as violation of an owner’s rights.

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