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3 Mesabi Range football players arrested for burglary

August 21, 2018

VIRGINIA, Minn. (AP) — Mesabi Range College has confirmed three men arrested for burglarizing a Virginia business are student athletes.

Police arrested the three Friday night following a burglary at Momentive Chemicals plant. WDIO-TV reports Mesabi Range confirmed Monday the three arrested are football players and that the college is cooperating with law enforcement.

Officers responding to a motion sensor alarm found an open overhead door at the plant, saw three males run out of the building and arrested them.

The three have since been released from jail.

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Information from: WDIO-TV, http://www.wdio.com

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