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Detroit Lakes man sentenced for possession of firearm

Clayton Clifford Craft, 29, of 1505 Gary Ave., Detroit Lakes has been sentenced for possession of a firearm by a convicted felon, a felony.

According to court records:

On Jan. 17 Detroit Lakes police were informed that Craft had borrowed an 8 mm bolt-action Mauser rifle to go hunting.

He hunted with two others on the first week of deer season in 2007.

He was convicted of felony third-degree burglary in 2000 and cannot legally hunt with a firearm.

He appeared Dec. 18 before Becker County District Judge Peter Irvine, who sentenced him to 20 days in jail.

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