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Published 10/25/2009, Grand Forks Herald
A man electrocuted in a St. Paul manhole has been identified as Thomas Stanke, Blaine. St. Paul police spokesman Sgt. Paul Schnell said a preliminary investigation indicates Stanke may have entered the hole Friday morning to strip out and sell copper cable. He is believed to have come into contact with high-voltage power lines with his saw.Word count: 849
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