Lawn decor thefts lead to jail

Monday, November 5, 2012

Storm Lake Police were called to the West Lakeshore Drive area shortly after 2 a.m. Thursday on a report of persons acting suspiciously.

Police located a man walking, reportedly carrying a flagpole, a lawn ornament and with a life preserver around himself, allegedly stolen from lawn decor at homes along his travels. Police arrested Jared Bruce, 23, He was booked into jail on charges of theft and intoxication.