Hamburglar strikes Austin

Published 9:39 am Friday, June 8, 2012


AUSTIN — McDonald’s on 14th Street in Austin may have received a visit from the Hamburglar on Wednesday night.

The suspect allegedly waited near the drive-through window at about 10:30 p.m., timed the exchange of food between an employee and customer and made off with the $6 meal. A McDonald’s employee described the suspect as a skinny, white male wearing baggy pants, according to the police report. He has not been caught.

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Motorcyclist goes 100 mph

A Freeborn County sheriff’s deputy responded to reports of a blue “crotch rocket” motorcycle driving in excess of 100 mph just after 8:30 p.m. Thursday on Interstate 35 from Interstate 90. The call was transferred to the Iowa State Patrol after the deputy was unable to find the person.

No other information was available.


Man cited for DWI

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