Jury Finds 'Wally The Beer Man' Not Guilty

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Wally the Beer Man is a fixture at Minnesota Twins baseball games. He even has his own trading cards and bobblehead doll. But he got in trouble when police accused him of selling alcohol to a minor. The beer salesman said he was set up in an unfair police sting. A Minnesota jury found him not guilty.

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Good morning. I'm Steve Inskeep with congratulations to Wally the Beer Man. The beer salesman is a fixture at Minnesota Twins baseball games. He even has his own trading cards and bobblehead doll. But he got in trouble when police accused him of selling alcohol to a minor. Mr. McNeil said he was set up in an unfair police sting. And in a remarkable show of backbone, the beer man refused a plea deal. A Minnesota jury has found him innocent.

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