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Woman gets jail time for Ottertail area thefts

Stephanie Rose Schmitt, 21, of Prior Lake, Minn., was sentenced in Otter Tail County District Court on March 15, stemming from previous thefts in Otter Tail County.

Schmitt will serve 90 days in the county jail, with 62 days credited for time already served.

She also was placed on probation for 10 years, with monitoring by the Minnesota Department of Corrections.

Schmitt had been linked to thefts at Rush Lake in April 2012, a stolen ATV near Ottertail and storage locker thefts at 460th Avenue in central Otter Tail County.

Tom Hintgen, Otter Tail County Correspondent