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Buffalo Lake, Hector police release burglary video, seek info

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RENVILLE -- The Buffalo Lake and Hector police departments are investigating burglaries that have occurred at liquor establishments in their respective cities.

On Wednesday, an unknown person entered the Buffalo Lake Liquor Store and took an undisclosed amount of cash. Earlier today an unknown person entered "The Other Place" in Hector and also took an undisclosed amount of cash. It is yet unknown whether or not the two cases are related.

Video footage of the burglary in Buffalo Lake is available on the Renville County web site: Once at that web page, go to "County Departments", click on "Sheriff", then click on the link for "Burglary Video" on the right side of the page.

Investigators are urging people to watch the video and contact Renville County Crime Stoppers at (800) 720-3790 if you recognize the person in the video or have other information about these crimes. You may also call the Buffalo Lake Police Department at (320) 833-2101 or the Hector Police Department at (320) 848-2500 to report your information.

Remember, you may remain anonymous and if your information leads to the arrest and prosecution of those responsible for committing this crime, you may be eligible for a reward.