Duluth Man Charged in Connection with Burglary at Great Harvest Bread

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Duluth Man Charged in Connection with Burglary at Great Harvest Bread

September 13, 2012 Updated Sep 13, 2012 at 7:08 PM CST

Duluth, MN (Northland's NewsCenter) --- A 51 year old Duluth man has been charged for allegedly burglarizing Great Harvest Bread in the Plaza Shopping Center in Duluth.

Police have arrested and charged Willie Yancey Cannon with 3rd Degree Burglary.

On Wednesday, September 5th, police were called to the report of a burglary at Great Harvest Bread along South 13th Avenue East.

Police believe that someone had entered the business after it closed the previous day, rummaged through the office and stole money.

Security video showed the suspect's image and police were able to lift a fingerprint inside the business. The fingerprint came back as that of Cannon. Cannon has been convicted for burglary, theft and check forgery in the past.

On Monday, September 10th, Cannon was arrested at the intersection of 1st Street and 1st Avenue East for his alleged involvement in the burglary.

He was transported to the St. Louis County Jail. Cannon could face a maximum sentence of five years and/or a $10,000 fine if found guilty.

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