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Burglaries reported in Perham area

Otter Tail County sheriff’s deputies were informed on Dec. 26 of the theft of a portable fish house from in front of a thrift store on East Main Street in Perham.

The theft took place between Dec. 24 and Dec. 26. The value was estimated at close to $100.

The sheriff’s office also received a report of the theft of shop tools at an RDO building along 450th Street in rural Perham on Christmas Day.

Also, at Preserve Way near Walker Lake, near the north side of Otter Tail Lake, a snowmobile trailer was reported stolen.

The owner of the seasonal residence surmised to sheriff’s deputies that the theft likely took place sometime within the previous three months.

Tom Hintgen

Otter Tail County Correspondent