Truck broken into and other reports

Published 9:41 am Friday, December 4, 2015

Truck broken into

A truck was reported broken into and items taken at 10:20 a.m. Thursday at 1208 St. Joseph Ave. A window was reported broken, and $800 worth of sub speakers and a $300 Tiger gas powered scooter were reported taken.


1 arrested on warrant

Albert Lea police arrested Steven Anthony Moreno, 25, on a felony violation order for a controlled substance crime at 12:02 p.m. Thursday at 1525 Margaretha Ave.


Fuel pump taken

A fuel pump was reported taken at 2:33 p.m. Thursday at 801 Frank Ave. A call was reportedly made to the auto parts store where the alleged victim purchased it, and someone reportedly tried to return it. The alleged victim reportedly paid $236 for the fuel pump.


Tires on multiple vehicles slashed

The driver’s side tires on two vehicles were reported slashed at 6:36 a.m. Thursday at 621 Ulstad Ave. Damage was estimated at $500.

Two tires were reported slashed on a 1990 Mazda Protege at 7:45 a.m. Thursday at 803 Valley St.

Tires were reported slashed on a 2003 Chevy Venture at 2:01 p.m. Thursday at 606 Minnesota Ave.

Lt. Darren Hanson of the Albert Lea Police Department said the incidents could all be related and are still under investigation.


1 arrested for drug possession

Police arrested William Edward Scheler, 23, for fifth-degree drug possession at 1:37 a.m. Friday at 1210 E. Main St.


1 arrested for restraining order violation

Police arrested Narciso Sanchez, 34, for a harassment restraining order violation at 2:11 a.m. Friday at 920 W. Front St.


Forged checks reported

A check forgery was reported at 5:13 p.m. Thursday at 910 Luther Place. The alleged victim said his account was low, and he noticed checks he didn’t write.


Sheriff’s logs unavailable

Freeborn County Sheriff’s Office logs were not available as of press time.