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This is the motorized La-Z-Boy chair that Dennis Anderson of Proctor was operating when he hit a parked vehicle in 2008. Anderson pleaded guilty to a DWI charge on Monday. (Submitted photo)

Bids on Proctor La-Z-Boy chair top $40,000

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Online auction bids for the infamous motorized La-Z-Boy chair from Proctor reached $40,100 Sunday afternoon.

There was a flurry of bids since the lounge chair was put up for sale on eBay Thursday. Proctor police confiscated the chair after its owner, Dennis LeRoy Anderson, 62, hit a parked vehicle while driving the chair Aug. 31. He pleaded guilty Oct. 19 in St. Louis County District Court to DWI in connection with the incident.


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