MASON CITY, Iowa – An Albert Lea man is pleading not guilty to embezzling from a Clear Lake restaurant.
Brandon Michael Gladue, 37, is charged with 2nd degree theft. His trial is set to start on February 9, 2021.
Gladue is accused of stealing deposits totaling $6,637 while working at Perkins between October 6 and October 14. Authorities say he used the money to gamble at a casino.