Two New Ulm men were arrested on Friday afternoon after the Brown County Sheriff’s Office responded to a report of a burglary in progress in rural Sleepy Eye.

According to the report, 39-year old Jason Adams Gehl and 39-year old Clinton James Zeitz were found leaving the residence with items that didn’t belong to them when authorities arrived at the scene. Both males were cooperative and taken into custody at the residence located at 32400 295th Street in rural Sleepy Eye.

A vehicle at the scene was towed and taken to Brown County Impound.

Charges are pending.

Sleepy Eye Police assisted at the scene.