Amor

Amor storage units burglarized

Three storage units at the Stor-A-Mor storage center near Amor were broken into sometime in the last few days. The break-ins were discovered on Wednesday. The sheriff’s office reported that padlocks on the units had been cut and entry had been gained. It is not known what, if any, items were taken at this time […]

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Reports provide details of teen murder-suicide

Newly-released sheriff’s reports provide details of the night a teenager shot the mother of his baby and then took his own life near Battle Lake. The Otter Tail County Sheriff’s Department recently released 53 pages of investigative reports. The reports say the mother of 17-year-old Dylan Cox was trying to ease tensions between her son […]

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Judge gives Cox’s parents temporary child custody

An Otter Tail County judge has given Darrin and Catherine Cox temporary custody of Emma Lee Cox. Emma is the infant daughter of Tabitha Belmonte and Dylan Cox, both of whom died in a homicide-suicide last week in Amor. In a court order dated Tuesday, Judge Waldemar Senyk awarded the Coxes, Dylan’s parents, temporary custody […]

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Funerals announced for Amor teens

Funeral services were announced for the two teens, Tabitha Belmonte and Dylan Cox, who died in Monday’s shooting at Cox’s parents’ home in Amor. The funeral for Belmonte, 16, of Battle Lake, will be at 2 p.m. Monday at Calvary Lutheran Church in Perham, with the Rev. Phil Holtan officiating. Visitation will be 5 p.m. […]

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Perham school in lockdown over threat and off-campus shooting death

The Perham Public School went into a lockdown Tuesday morning following the shooting death of a 16-year-old girl in Amor Monday night. School officials also received a terroristic threat left on the voice mail at the middle school. Injured in the shooting was a 17-year-old boy who was airlifted to Sanford Hospital following the incident […]

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