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Man tries, fails to rob Roseau North Country Inn and Suites; police look for suspect

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An armed short man wearing blue jeans attempted to rob a motel early Sunday morning in Roseau.

At 1:03 a.m. today, a man described as 5 feet, 2 inches tall, and 100 to 120 pounds, wearing a "blue-denim colored coat and blue jeans," tried to rob the North Country Inn and Suites, using a weapon, said Police Chief Ward Anderson.


No money was taken, but the man got away. Nobody has been apprehended yet.

"Nobody was hurt," Anderson said. "The clerk did a good job."

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