New Ulm man arrested after Authorities find stolen trailer and narcotics at his home

By |2018-03-16T14:19:40-05:00March 16th, 2018|

Police report a New Ulm man was arrested on Wednesday following an investigation into a reported burglary in December. According to Authorities, Scott Swenstad allegedly stole items from a camper and construction trailer in rural St. James. New Ulm Police say the trailer was later recovered in Watonwan County and attempts were made to burn the trailer. A victim reported the stolen items were at Swenstad's residence.  Agents executed a search warrant on Wednesday and also found narcotics at Swensted's home; a second search warrant was later received for the drugs. Swenstad has been charged with Receiving Stolen Property, 5th Degree [...]