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Man sentenced to jail for Richville burglary

Daniel Lee Conklin, 29, of Detroit Lakes, was sentenced in Otter Tail County District Court on Friday after a conviction of burglary in the second degree. He was an accomplice in a theft west of Richville in May.

Conklin was committed to serve in the Minnesota Correctional Facility in St. Cloud for 29 months, with credit for time served amounting to 102 days.

On or about May 24 to May 27, court records state, Conklin entered a building along Highway 14 without consent and with intent to commit a crime.

Detectives later performed a full inventory of Conklin’s vehicle and found stolen items from other various locations in Otter Tail County, according to court records. Those items included tools, jewelry, clothing, binoculars and more.

Tom Hintgen

Otter Tail County Correspondent