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At press time Tuesday, area law enforcement officers were searching for a man who robbed the Deer Creek Express convenience store.

On Monday at approximately 9:30 p.m., an unknown white male entered the store, located at 320 E. Main Avenue, wearing a black hooded sweatshirt, black ski mask and blue jeans, according to a press release from the Otter Tail County Sheriff’s Office.


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Marie Johnson
Marie Johnson (formerly Nitke) came to the Perham Focus after several years as the Education and Arts & Entertainment Editor at the Herald-Review of Grand Rapids, Minn. She lives in rural Ottertail with her husband, Dan, and their spunky yellow lab, Louisa.
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