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Thefts recently reported in Otter Tail County

Military-type items stolen near Vergas Otter Tail County Sheriff's Deputies said a vehicle break-in near Vergas resulted in the theft of approximately $4,000 worth of military-type items, including clothing. Law enforcement officials were informe...

Military-type items stolen near Vergas

Otter Tail County Sheriff’s Deputies said a vehicle break-in near Vergas resulted in the theft of approximately $4,000 worth of military-type items, including clothing.

Law enforcement officials were informed of the incident on Nov. 28.

The location was along Highway 17, northwest of town.

Fishing equipment stolen

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Fishing equipment was stolen from a fish house on Adley Lake near Parkers Prairie. Taken were 20 jig sticks, several rattle wheels, tip-ups and fishing tackle.

Safe box taken near Perham

The theft of a safe box was called in to authorities at 10:41 a.m. on Nov. 27. The location was south of Perham along Highway 14.

Thieves, according to deputies, gained access to a house and found the safe box in one of the bedrooms. An investigation is continuing.

Firearms, TV stolen

Late in the evening of Nov. 27 or in the early-morning hours of Nov. 28, burglars stole firearms, a TV and other items from a house on 200th Street south of Fergus Falls.

A hunter on nearby property noticed signs of the break-in and called authorities. Investigators believe access to the dwelling was obtained by breaking a sunroom window. Thieves then gained entry into the house.

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