2 arrested for disorderly conduct

Published 9:45 am Wednesday, August 1, 2012

Two men were arrested for disorderly conduct and obstructing the legal process after police received a report of a fight involving a person with a knife at 9:32 p.m. Tuesday at 133 W. William St. According to police, a window was broken out.

Officers found one van believed to be involved with the incident at the intersection of Euclid Avenue and William Street.

Police stated two men, identified as William Velazquez, 24, and Jose Enrique Velazquez, 36, both of Albert Lea, reportedly jumped out of the van and began yelling and appeared to want to fight with the officer. Both were subdued with a Taser and arrested.

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