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Corral Saloon and Eatery burglarized, investigation ongoing

According to the law enforcement blotter, $450 in cash and additional property were taken from the Corral Saloon and Eatery in Nelson in the early morning hours of Monday, May 1.

A media release states that at 4:07 a.m., the Douglas County Sheriff’s Office received notice of an alarm at the Corral. Deputies determined there had been a forced entry into the building.

The building was searched and no suspects were found.

The investigation is ongoing and anyone with information is asked to contact the Douglas County Sheriff’s Office.

The Alexandria Police Department assisted in clearing the building.

Beth Leipholtz

Beth is a reporter at the Echo Press. She graduated from the College of Saint Benedict in May 2015 with a degree in Communication and Hispanic Studies. Journalism has always been her passion, but she also enjoys blogging and graphic design. In her spare time, she's most likely at Crossfit or at home with her boyfriend and three dogs.

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