7 vehicle break-ins reported and other reports

Published 9:46 am Wednesday, March 8, 2017

7 vehicle break-ins reported

A number of vehicle break-ins, damage reported on Tuesday:

A window was broken on a 2016 Ford Edge at 3:44 p.m. Tuesday a 405 E. William St. A purse, credit cards and cellphone were reported stolen.

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A truck was broken into, an iPhone S5 stolen and the driver’s window broken at 5:10 p.m. Tuesday at 900 Hammer Road. Damage was estimated at $700. 

A truck was broken into at 5:18 p.m. Tuesday on the 100 block of St. Thomas Ave. Items were missing.

Graffiti writing on the side of a car was reported at 5:32 p.m. Tuesday at 504 James Ave.

A back window of a Kia Sorento was broken out and items thrown on the ground and missing at 5:34 p.m. Tuesday on the 200 block of St. Thomas Ave.

Two passenger-side tires were reported flattened at 6:06 p.m. Tuesday on the 200 block of St. Thomas Ave.

A passenger-side window was smashed and an iPod, radio transmitter, car chargers and a backpack were missing from a 1999 Ford Windstar at 7:49 p.m. Tuesday at 2344 Hendrickson Road.

Albert Lea police advised keeping nothing of value inside a parked vehicle. Police reported that at least one suspect could be traveling in a red or maroon four-door passenger car with a spoiler and loud exhaust. Anyone who sees suspicious activity is advised to immediately call 911.

2 arrested
for drugs

Police arrested Tanya Dee Anderson, 39, for fifth-degree gross misdemeanor drug possession and controlled substance driving while intoxicated after a careless driving complaint was made at 8:33 p.m. Tuesday at the intersection of Minnesota Highway 13 and Edgewater Park. At the scene, police arrested Sarah Marie Segura, 21, for fifth-degree drug possession.

2 arrested
on warrants

Freeborn County Sheriff’s Office deputies arrested Anthony Jerome Woodraska on a Faribault County warrant at 3:56 p.m. Tuesday at 16045 650th Ave., outside Alden.

Police arrested Shannon Troy Lee, 46, on a local warrant at 4:23 p.m. Tuesday at 1030 S. Newton Ave.

Thefts reported

At least one juvenile was cited for theft after a theft was reported at 10:44 a.m. Tuesday at 2000 Tiger Lane.

About $15,000 in bad checks were reported at 11:15 a.m. Tuesday at 308 W. Front St. A suspect was identified.

tools stolen

Power tools were reported stolen from the back seat of a truck at 6:26 p.m. Tuesday at 101 N.E. First Ave., Geneva. The theft likely took place in Albert Lea.