Atlanta man arrested in store burglary

An Atlanta man is in the Becker County Jail in Detroit Lakes after a burglary arrest Friday morning.

Scott Paul Roy, 36, was arrested after Becker County sheriff's deputies and White Earth police responded at 5:35 a.m. to a burglary report at

M & W Foods convenience store in White Earth, the Becker County Sheriff's Department said.

The owner of the store, who lives in the same building, told police he was awakened and confronted a man who had forced entry into the business.

The man fled but was found in some nearby woods. He was arrested without incident.

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