STREAMING NOW: Watch Now
CLOSINGS: View Closings

Accused change thief pleads not guilty

Forest City man charged with burglarizing a Mason City apartment complex.

Posted: Nov. 27, 2018 8:04 PM

MASON CITY, Iowa – A man accused of melting locks to steal change is pleading not guilty.

Tyler Brackey, 23 of Forest City, is charged with 3rd degree burglary and possession of burglars tools. Law enforcement says Brackey entered a Mason City apartment building on August 24, melted the locks on a dryer and took change out of the internal coin bin.

His trial is set to begin on January 8, 2019.

Article Comments

Mason City
Clear
wxIcon
Hi: 21° Lo: 9°
Feels Like: -7°
Albert Lea
Clear
wxIcon
Hi: 18° Lo: 8°
Feels Like: -6°
Austin
Clear
wxIcon
Hi: 21° Lo: 10°
Feels Like: -4°
Charles City
Clear
wxIcon
Hi: 20° Lo: 9°
Feels Like: -7°
Rochester
Clear
wxIcon
Hi: 19° Lo: 7°
Feels Like: -14°
We are tracking a major winter storm for the weekend.
KIMT Radar
KIMT Eye in the sky

Latest Video

Image

Free sleds

Image

Hy-Vee sled giveaway

Image

Mohawks, local teams headed to state

Image

Updates coming to RST

Image

New Rochester Police Captain

Image

Clearing snow out of the Cul-de-sacs

Image

RST Taxi license revoked

Image

Changes coming to downtown Rochester

Image

SAW: GAVIN GUNDERSON

Image

Beating the Winter Blues

Community Events