On the morning of Wednesday, September 5, the Storm Lake Police Department made two arrests in connection with a recent burglary at a residence.
On September 3, Police took a report of a burglary to a residence located at 602C West 8th Street. The burglary took place on August 28, and involved the theft of some jewelry.
On September 5, Police arrested two juvenile females in connection with the incident.
Police arrested Amanda Cross, age 11 of Storm Lake and charged her with Burglary 3rd Degree (class D felony). She was processed and released to a parent pending a court date.
Police further arrested Blanca Gutierrez, age 14 of Storm Lake. Gutierrez was charged with Burglary 3rd Degree (class D felony) and Harassment (in reference to threats made in connection with the burglary incident.)
Gutierrez was being held at the Youth Detention Facility in Cherokee. The property was recovered.