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Police arrest second theft suspect [UPDATED]

Published 9:37am Monday, June 9, 2014 Updated 11:38am Monday, June 9, 2014

The Alexandria Police Department located and arrested the second suspect wanted in a string of thefts.

Shane Alan Johnson, from Sauk Rapids, was arrested Saturday without incident.

Teresa Marie Thelen was arrested Friday, after a story in the Echo Press requested the help of residents.

Recently, they were seen in a black Nissan four-door Sedan leaving Ron’s Warehouse, in connection to a theft Friday.

A person who saw the article in the Echo Press helped the Alexandria police locate the female suspect, Teresa Marie Thelen.

Both suspects await formal charges.

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