Man armed with assault rifle robs Ogema store

The White Earth Tribal Police Department is asking the public for information on a recent armed robbery in Ogema.

According to a release from White Earth, the robber made off with an undetermined amount of cash Wednesday evening.

Law enforcement responded around 7:22 p.m. to the M&W Convenience Store on the 400 block of 2nd Street in Ogema, on report of a robber with an assault rifle.

The FBI Headwaters Safe Trail Task Force and the U.S. ATF are assisting in the investigation.

Anyone with information should call (218)983-3281 or (218)983-3201.


Larissa Donovan is the News Director for the stations of Paul Bunyan Broadcasting and has been, almost without interruption, since Election Day 2016. She covers all the beats in north-central Minnesota, such as local government, crime, education, environment and social issues. She studied communications at Bemidji State University.


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