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2 Employees Accused of Stealing, Selling Potatoes

Police say an investigation by Cyr Potato Corp. in St. David led to about $45,000 worth of sales of stolen potatoes

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Two employees at a Maine potato company have been accused of taking thousands of dollars' worth of stolen potatoes over the last 4 ½ years and selling them to local businesses and residents in the St. John Valley area.

Police say an investigation by Cyr Potato Corp. in St. David led to about $45,000 worth of sales of stolen potatoes.

The employees have been charged with theft and are scheduled for a court date in November.

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