(Atlantic) A Newton man faces burglary and theft charges in connection with four burglaries in Anita and Atlantic.
“In August and September of 2012 there were four burglaries, two in Anita and two in Atlantic,” Stated Cass County Sheriff Darby McLaren. “The person we believe committed those crimes met with us last week and we were able to obtain a confession and hopefully those crimes are solved.”
Mclaren says 30-year-old Riley Dale Metheny, of Newton, formerly of Anita, faces charges of 3-counts of 3rd degree burglary and 1-count of 2nd degree theft.
The charges stem from break-in’s at the Fred Lindeman and Carol Schlake residents in Atlantic and the Steve Paulsen and Francis Marnin homes in Anita.
February 11, 2013