One Of Two People Suspected In Rock Rapids Vandalisms, Theft Arrested

Date posted - March 20, 2012

One of two people alleged to have vandalized several vehicles and stolen a TV from a Rock Rapids Business has been arrested.

The Lyon County Sheriff’s Office reports that they have arrested 18-year-old Jared Gerloff of Rock Rapids, and charged him with one count of criminal mischief in the second degree, a class D felony, and one count of theft in the fourth degree, a serious misdemeanor. Gerloff is currently being held at the Lyon County Jail on a $5,000 bond.

The charges stem from a rash of vandalisms of eleven vehicles in Rock Rapids and a theft of a television from the Rock Rapids Pizza Ranch.

Charges are pending for a second suspect.

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