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Cops: Three Waite Park weekend burglaries likely work of same suspect

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Nov 7, 2011 at 12:10 pm

WAITE PARK, Minn. (KNSI) - Investigators believe the same crook or group of crooks is behind break-ins targeting three Waite Park businesses over the weekend, according to Waite Park police.

The burglaries happened at Reliable Medical Supply, 440 Great Oak Drive; and neighboring businesses Forsberg Investments and Insurance and Avanti Salon on 10 Avenue South at some time over the weekend, Waite Park Police Chief Dave Bentrud said.

In all three instances, someone pried open a front door to get inside.

A laptop was taken at Reliable and a suspect tried unsuccessful to pry open a safe. It was not immediately clear whether anything was taken from the other two locations, Bentrud said.

Anyone with information about the crimes was asked to call Waite Park police at 320-251-6300.

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