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DL man accused of stealing dirt bike

Maxim James Bentley, 27, of Detroit Lakes has been charged in Becker County District Court with felony theft.

According to court records, on April 2, he allegedly stole a 2014 Yamaha dirt bike out of the back of a friend's pickup truck while it was parked in Detroit Lakes. He was allegedly caught after he showed the dirt bike to a friend and said he was considering purchasing it. He allegedly admitted the theft in a phone call to a Detroit Lakes police officer.

On May 30 a summons was issued for him to appear in Becker County District Court.