Man arrested, accused of being involved in robbery at Dilworth Walmart

DILWORTH, Minn. (Valley News Live)- A man police have been on this hunt for since early August is behind bars tonight.

Police say Jimmie Lee Bates III was involved in an incident at the Dilworth Walmart on August 2nd involving a robbery. Today, Dilworth police executed search warrants at a home in Moorhead and a vehicle driven by Bates III.

He was taken into custody without incident and charged with first degree aggravated robbery in connection with the incident. He’s being held in the Clay County Jail and they say, he is considered innocent until proven guilty.