Morton Man Felony Burglary 07 Feb 13

A Morton man faces a felony burglary charge in Brown County for allegedly forcing his way into a home north of Springfield. 33-year-old Martin Ray Mayotte is accused of breaking into the home and stealing numerous items, including jewelry and a laptop computer. The Minnesota Bureau of Criminal Apprehension assisted with the investigation into the crime, and used fingerprints found at the scene to identify Mayotte as a potential suspect. He’s been charged with one count of 2nd-degree burglary, and will make his initial appearance in Brown County Court on February 26th.