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3 Minnesota men are charged with cabin burglaries

(WDAY TV) - Three Minnesota men are facing charges for three cabin burglaries in the Elbow Lake area in Becker County.

Police arrested 39-year-old Paul Smith from Mahnomen, 24-year-old Roman Chavez, and 19-year-old Joseph Crowell, both of them from Ponsford.

On November 13th, police pulled over a vehicle in the area. Inside, officers found a leaf blower, several deer and fish mounts, and other stolen items.

There was also a rifle in the vehicle. Chavez admitted the men used a bolt cutter to get into the cabins. All three men face several burglary charges.

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