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Police arrest Dubuque man accused of trying to sell stolen ring

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DUBUQUE (KWWL) -- According to police, a Dubuque man tried to sell an emerald ring worth $10,000.

Terry Ott was arrested after trying to sell the ring to an undercover officer at a local bar.

Investigators say he tried to sell the ring for $800.

Last month a woman reported the ring missing from her purse.

Police believe the ring changed several hands before Ott bought it.

Investigators charged him with first-degree theft for knowingly possessing stolen property.

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