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2/20/2013 8:40:00 PM
Ottawa police investigate KKK fliers left in yards

NT Staff

At approximately 7:15 a.m. Wednesday, Feb. 20, the Ottawa Police Department received a report of numerous zip-lock baggies containing rocks and a flier for the Loyal White Knights of the Ku Klux Klan lying in yards and driveways in the 1000 block of Douglas Street and the surrounding area.

Baggies were also found on the south side of Ottawa and in rural areas of La Salle County.

The baggies appeared to have been thrown from a vehicle as it was driven through the areas, according to a press release from the Ottawa Police Department.

Numerous baggies were collected and the matter is being investigated by police.

Anyone with information can contact the police department or Crime Stoppers at (815) 433-4357 or text information to “Ottawa” at 847411.

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