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Shoplifter sends payment for sweater swiped 37 years ago

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FARGO - Nearly four decades ago, someone walked out of the Straus Clothing store in Grand Forks with a sweater they didn't pay for.

It's unlikely the store even knew about it.


Or, if it did, the theft was shrugged off and forgotten. Cost of doing business.

But for someone, somewhere, the debt stayed on the books.

Until Tuesday.

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