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Man arrested for allegedly entering Lyman County home

LYMAN COUNTY — A Minnesota man was charged with burglary after law enforcement allegedly found him standing inside someone else's home.

Roger Reimer, 31, of Hibbing, Minnesota, faces a second-degree burglary charge for an incident on May 6, in which he allegedly entered a residence in Lyman County without permission, court documents state.

According to court documents, a woman called 911 and said a man was sitting at a table inside her son's kitchen. An officer arrived on scene and allegedly saw Reimer in the garage, but he disappeared before a second law enforcement officer arrived.

After searching the home, law enforcement allegedly found Reimer in another room, facing a cabinet. Reimer dropped to his knees but refused to lay down as ordered.

Reimer was "assisted to the floor" and handcuffed, court documents state, and refused to speak. He was transported to the Brule County Jail.

Reimer was charged with second-degree burglary, a Class 3 felony, punishable upon conviction by up to 15 years in prison and a $30,000 fine; and surreptitiously remaining in a building, a Class 1 misdemeanor, punishable upon conviction by up to one year in jail and a $2,000 fine.

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