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Lake Shore councilman should step down from council position

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A Lake Shore city councilman was cited for shoplifting in Baxter on Sunday, June 24, at Gander Mountain.

John Bukovich blamed his medication he is taking causes him to “get goofy.” His claims he is taking an anti-depressant that has negative side effects.


Councilman Bukovich was issued a citation for shoplifting $225 of merchandise from the store.

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