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Published April 30, 2012, 08:04 PM

Ada, MN, Man Accused of Stealing Cigarettes at Knifepoint

ADA, Minn. - The Norman County Sheriff's Office arrested Anthony Morton at his home Sunday after authorities say witnesses identified him as a man who pointed a knife at a teller at the Ada County Store.

By: Forum Communications, WDAZ

ADA, Minn. - A pack of cigarettes could cost an Ada man years in prison.

The Norman County Sheriff's Office arrested Anthony Morton at his home Sunday after authorities say witnesses identified him as a man who pointed a knife at a teller at the Ada County Store.

Authorities allege that at about noon Sunday, Morton asked the teller for a pack of cigarettes, brandished a knife and then ran. He was quickly arrested for aggravated robbery.

The weapon and cigarettes were recovered at his home.

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