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Armed robbery at Staples Self Serve


On Wednesday, January 25, at 2:35 pm, an armed robbery occurred at the Staples Self Serve. A lone male entered the store brandishing a handgun and demanding money.

The suspect is described a white male in his 20’s or 30’s with a slender to medium build, about 6 feet tall. The suspect was wearing a green hooded sweatshirt, dark colored jeans and larger metal rimmed sunglasses. The suspect fled on foot from the store.

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Denton (Denny) Newman Jr.
I've worked at the Brainerd Dispatch with various duties since Dec. 7, 1983. Starting off as an Ad Designer and currently Director of Audience Development. The Dispatch has been an interesting and challenging place to work. I'm fortunate to have made many friends, both co-workers and customers.
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