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Fargo man convicted of introducing mussels to Rose Lake

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FARGO - A Fargo man was convicted this week of introducing zebra mussels into Rose Lake in Minnesota's Otter Tail County.

George Wynn, 54, pleaded guilty in Otter Tail County District Court on Tuesday to a misdemeanor charge of introducing an invasive species.


Wynn was ordered to pay $500 restitution plus $500 in fines and fees.

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