Brownton Man Facing Burglary Charge 14 Aug 13

A Brownton man was charged with 2nd-degree burglary in Sibley County Court this week after items reported stolen from a home near Arlington were allegedly found in his residence. 25-year-old Christopher W. Schwarze was arrested early Saturday morning and made his first appearance in court on Monday, when his bail was set at $5,000 cash or a $50,000 bond. The burglary at the home in rural Arlington was reported on Friday, and the items taken included 4 firearms, a safe containing cash, coins and jewelry, and some check blanks. Schwarze was still in custody in the Sibley County Jail as of this (WED) morning.