Unemployment fraud and other reports

Published 9:06 am Friday, April 16, 2021

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Police received a report at 3:42 p.m. Thursday that someone had fraudulently filed unemployment under another person’s name in Albert Lea. 


Check fraud reported

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The Freeborn County Sheriff’s Office received a report at 9:56 a.m. Thursday of check fraud in Albert Lea. 


1 arrested after traffic stop

Deputies arrested Rex Emery Garr, 58, for third-degree driving while intoxicated warrant refusal after a traffic stop at 3:20 a.m. Friday at the intersection of 690th Avenue and 140th Street in Albert Lea


2 arrested on warrants

Police arrested Delfino Gustav Ambriz-Becerra, 34, on a local warrant at Home Depot at 6:52 p.m. Thursday. 

Kassidy Jo Poole, 22, turned herself in on a local warrant at 8:34 p.m. Thursday at 411 S. Broadway.