Man arrested for drug possession, other violations
Police arrested Teontae Tazjion Thomas, 19, for felony removal of a serial number on a firearm, felony fifth-degree possession of over 42.5 grams of marijuana, felony fifth-degree possession and gross misdemeanor possession of a firearm by an ineligible person after a traffic stop at 6:44 p.m. Monday near the intersection of Garfield Avenue and East Main Street.
Items illegally dumped
Illegal dumping was reported at 2:43 p.m. Monday at 90100 Freeborn County Road 46.
1 cited for underage consumption
Police cited Jesus Lara Rangel, 19, for underage consumption after a traffic stop at 2:32 a.m. Monday near the intersection of U.S. Highway 65 and South Shore Drive.
Identity theft reported
Police received a report of identity theft at 12:44 p.m. Monday. The caller reportedly lived in Texas and someone in Albert Lea had used his identity to open a Minnesota Energy account.
Campaign signs stolen
Two Biden campaign signs were reported stolen at 2:58 p.m. Monday at 120 N. Third Ave.
DFL campaign signs were reported taken at 5:06 p.m. Monday at 1502 Southview Lane.
Gov. Tim Walz, along with Minnesota Commissioner of Agriculture Thom Petersen, made three stops in southeast Minnesota Monday to talk... read more