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This is a screen capture from Google Street View of the storage building near the Baker (Minn.) elevator.

'Stolen' building found, turn out to be misunderstanding with previous buyer

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BAKER, Minn. - A metal building reported stolen here this week has been found in the possession of a Barnesville-area man who made a deal for the building five years ago, the Clay County Sheriff's Office says.

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Detective Jason Hicks called it "simply a misunderstanding" and said authorities have no reason to suspect any criminal activity on the man's part.

"He thought it was legitimately his and didn't realize he was doing any-thing wrong," Hicks said.

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