MINNEAPOLIS -- A Detroit Lakes man has been sentenced to seven years in prison for an armed robbery.

According to court documents, on November 11, 2020 34-year-old Levi Jerome entered a convenience store on the White Earth Indian Reservation carrying a rifle.

He pointed the gun at the store clerk and demanded she open the cash register. Jerome stole about $2,250 in cash from the register and from a drawer next to the register before leaving the store.

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He plead guilty to one count of robbery on November 2, 2021.

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