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Cass Lake man sentenced for poisoning animals with anti-freeze

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By Justin Glawe / Bemidji Pioneer

BEMIDJI -- A man who authorities say poisoned his neighbor's pets in January, killing several animals, was sentenced last week for a gross misdemeanor animal cruelty charge.


William Lee Croaker, 39, of Cass Lake, will serve 30 days in jail, with a yearlong sentence stayed for two years. He was also placed on two years probation.

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