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Audubon teen held in connection with robbery at Orton's c-store

AUDUBON -- At approximately 12:24 a.m. on Friday, Audubon Police Chief Eric Hegna witnessed a young male running from Orton's Citgo Convenience Store in Audubon.

According to a press release from the Becker County Sheriff's Office, Hegna, upon talking to the clerk, determined the individual he had identified has been involved in the robbery of the store. A 1988 Buick was later located with a total of six individuals in the car.

It appears to be considered a "strong arm" robbery without details of a weapon at this at this time available.

Becker County deputies assisted Hegna, who is conducting the investigation with more details forthcoming.

Jerod Nathan Danielson, 17, Audubon, is being held in the matter. Others in the car included a 19-, 18-, 17- and 15-year-old all of Detroit Lakes, and 15-year-old female from Detroit Lakes.