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Masked gunman robs Dent convenience store

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Masked gunman robs Dent convenience store
Perham Minnesota 222 2nd Avenue SE 56573

A person with a gun and wearing a mask allegedly robbed a convenience store in Dent last night.

The incident happened around 9:51 p.m. Friday. According to a news release from the Otter Tail County Sheriff's Office, the suspect entered the Dent Oasis with a handgun and a ski mask and demanded money from the clerk. The suspect fled on foot with an undisclosed amount of cash.

No description of the suspect, including whether the person was male or female, was available.

The sheriff's office is investigating. Anyone with information is asked to call (218) 998-8555.