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The snowstorm that dropped more than a foot of snow in the Detroit Lakes area made for an interesting weekend for law enforcement.

"It was terrible...way too much snow," said Sgt. Robert Strand, who says squad cars were getting stuck trying to patrol Saturday. "So we patrolled in 4-wheel drive pickups, and then on Sunday night we commandeered a couple of 1-ton plows from the city," he said.


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