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Michael Warren of Alexandria was charged with 11 felony counts Monday.

Past sex crimes led to arrest of robbery suspect

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Michael Wayne Warren’s past sex crimes led to his arrest for three armed robberies in Alexandria, according to the criminal complaint filed Monday in Douglas County District Court.


Investigators, knowing that the robbery suspect sexually assaulted female clerks in two of the robberies, began interviewing registered predatory offenders in the area, which led them to Warren.

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Al Edenloff
Al Edenloff is the news and opinion page editor for the Echo Press. He was born in Alexandria and lived most of his childhood in Parkers Prairie. He graduated with honors from Moorhead State University with a degree in mass communications, print journalism. He interned at the Echo Press in the summer of 1983 and was hired a year later as a sports reporter. He also worked as a news reporter/photographer. Al is a four-time winner of the Minnesota Newspaper Association's Herman Roe Award, which honors excellence in editorial writing.  
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