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Matthew Gene Tuttle

Staples man sentenced for attacking jailer, waving around crow bar while holding infant

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WADENA -- A Staples man was given concurrent prison sentences of 54, 33 and 27 months and 365 days local jail time for confrontations with two people while he held an infant and a crow bar, and a violent attack on a Wadena County jailer.


The case also included a test of Miranda law after Matthew Gene Tuttle, 22, made statements about a dead body in Staples.

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