McLeod County Car Burglar 14 Dec 12

A Glencoe man faces multiple felony charges after allegedly being caught trying to break into a car in Hutchinson. An eyewitness had contacted authorities at around 5:30 in the morning to report that someone was breaking into a vehicle on James Street Northwest in Hutchinson, and had already stolen a wallet. Police soon found the man matching the witnesses description, and 25-year-old Scott Brian Wingate was arrested. When he was searched, police allegedly discovered a white crystal-like substance believed to be methamphetamine. Wingate was taken to the McLeod County Jail in Glencoe, and is facing felony charges of 5th-degree possession of a controlled substance and possession of burglary tools, as well as a misdemeanor count of theft.