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Plea hearing set for Nyland

Plea hearing

set for Nyland

An 18-year-old Brainerd man, charged June 19 with two felony counts of second-degree burglary and three felony counts of third-degree burglary in connection with breaking into five different residences in the Breezy Point and Nisswa area, appeared Wednesday in Crow Wing County District Court.

Judge Erik Askegaard scheduled a plea hearing for Amir Nyland for 9 a.m. Dec. 13.

According to the criminal complaint filed against Nyland, he allegedly used forced entry into two seasonal residences, a garage and two outbuildings at five locations in Crow Wing County: Three on Pelican Lake Road in Breezy Point, one on Sandy Shores Lane in Nisswa and one of Blake Road in Nisswa. Items stolen included tools, tool boxes, alcohol, lighting and power equipment. Two juvenile males also were arrested in the incident.

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