DWI arrests, suspicious packages and other reportsPublished 10:27am Tuesday, March 25, 2014
3 arrested for DWI
Authorities arrested Javier Angel Macias for driving while intoxicated and test refusal at 12:44 a.m. Sunday near the intersection of Beth Lane and Ross Drive in southern Albert Lea.
Police arrested Cady Mae Baseman, 23, for driving while intoxicated after receiving a report of a drunken driver at 2:27 a.m. Sunday on Bridge Avenue near Security Bank.
Police arrested David James Heikkila, 43, for fourth-degree driving while intoxicated after a traffic stop at 8:05 p.m. Sunday near the intersection of Garfield Avenue and East Main Street.
Suspicious package reported
Albert Lea police received a report at 11:43 a.m. Monday of a suspicious package at the post office, 141 S. Newton Ave. The incident was referred to a postal inspector.
2 arrested on warrants
Freeborn County sheriff’s deputies arrested Casey Jo Eggum on a Wisconsin warrant at 1:58 a.m. Saturday near the intersection of Freeborn County Road 20 south of Freeborn County Road 25.
Police arrested Jose Abel Davila, 28, on a Blue Earth County warrant for felony motor vehicle theft and driving after revocation after a traffic stop at 2:06 a.m. Sunday near the intersection of West Main Street and South Washington Avenue. Also cited was Hector Olmedo, 23, for an open container violation.
Newspaper machine broken
A newspaper machine in front of the post office, 141 S. Newton Ave., was reported broken into at 3:18 a.m. Sunday. The lock was broken, and money was taken.
Gas taken from church vehicles
Gas was reported taken out of vehicles at Grace Christian Church 501 W. College St., at 7:36 p.m. Sunday.
House broken into
A house at 32046 780th Ave., northeast of Clarks Grove, was reported broken into at 4:14 p.m. Friday. The door was left open and items were missed up inside.
2 cited for shoplifting
Albert Lea police cited Jessica Ellen Sturm, 30, and Jill Mardelle Register, 33, for shoplifting at 3:20 p.m. Monday at 225 S. Broadway, according to reports.