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Authorities recover stolen equipment belonging to KIMT-TV

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MASON CITY (KWWL) -

Authorities have found equipment valued at $500,000 that was stolen at a tower site for KIMT-TV in Minnesota.

KIMT reported in February that copper and other equipment was missing from the site.

The tower is near Saint Ansgar in Mitchell County.

Authorities from Mitchell County and Mower County Sheriff's offices searched two homes in southern Minnesota Thursday.

The stolen items were recovered.

Two people are in custody of Minnesota official. Charges are pending as the investigation continues.

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