robbery

Deer Creek Express robbery suspect arrested

Authorities arrested a 20-year-old Henning man for allegedly robbing a convenience store in Deer Creek last month, according to a news release from the Otter Tail County Sheriff’s Office. Perham Police and the sheriff’s office interviewed the man Friday, as he was a suspect in the attempted robbery at Perham Tesoro Gas Station on April […]

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Suspects rob Fergus mall nutrition store

The General Nutrition Center in Fergus Falls was robbed over the weekend. A man and a woman left the store at WestRidge Mall with an undisclosed amount of money, according to a news release from the Fergus Falls Police Department. At about 1 p.m. Saturday, a man and a woman entered the GNC store when […]

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Robbery suspects apprehended

The county sheriff’s office reported today that two men suspected in an armed robbery of a man in Rothsay on Sept. 29 were taken into custody in Mounds View on Thursday. They did not release the men’s names because no criminal complaint has been filed yet. The men are also suspected of a similar incident […]

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C-store robber charged

Robert Allen Higgins, the man accused of robbing the Holiday gas station early Tuesday morning while wearing a gorilla mask, was charged in court Wednesday for first degree aggravated robbery and second degree assault. Police responded to the gas station on Union Avenue shortly before 1 a.m. after the station employee who was present at […]

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Rothsay robbery investigation continues

The Otter Tail County Sheriff’s Office reported today that it is working with the Moorhead Police Department on the robbery of a man in Rothsay city limits at 1 a.m. on Thursday, Sept. 28. Law enforcement believes the robbery could be related to a similar incident in Moorhead on the night of Sept. 29, possibly […]

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FF c-store robbed by man in mask

A 39-year-old Fergus Falls man was arrested after he allegedly robbed the Holiday gas station on South Union Avenue early this morning while wearing a gorilla mask and brandishing a butcher knife. Police were called today around 12:45 a.m. by a Holiday employee, who reported that the masked man had entered the building, threatened him […]

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More robbery details released

The Otter Tail County Sheriff’s Office has released more details about the alleged armed robbery that occurred within city limits in Rothsay around 1 a.m. Thursday. The victim, a 19-year-old man, told investigators he was robbed by two individuals. They stole $300 in cash, a bi-fold wallet and a debit card. Anyone with possible information […]

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Man identified in Big Chief robbery

The sheriff’s office has released the name of the man who robbed the Big Chief gas station at gunpoint in Fergus Falls on Monday night. The man, Noah Alan Moen, 27, of Fergus Falls, later killed himself in his vehicle on 140th Street, off of State Highway 59 south of Interstate Highway 94. Sheriff’s deputies […]

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Man who robbed Big Chief found dead in vehicle

A man who robbed the Big Chief convenience store on Tuesday night was found dead in his vehicle south of Fergus Falls this morning, the Otter Tail County Sheriff’s Office reported. The man had committed suicide. The robbery took place at 11:15 p.m., when a single employee in the convenience store area was robbed at […]

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Sheriff’s office releases robbery tape

A security camera at the Dent Oasis captured a suspect in the armed robbery of the gas station Friday, Jan. 7. The Otter Tail County Sheriff’s Office, which has not announced any new developments in the case, released the full security tape on its website. Investigators have been following up on several tips given to […]

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