SWAT Team Raids Kiester Home 31 Oct 13

One person was taken into custody following a Tactical Response SWAT Team raid at a  farmhouse near Kiester Tuesday night. Officers from Faribault, Freeborn, Steele, and Waseca Counties took part in the raid, which happened at around 7:15 Tuesday night and involved a search for illegal weapons. A full report on the raid has not been released at this time, but SWAT Team members apparently found illegal weapons silencers, and 61-year-old Michael Mixon was taken into custody. The investigation is ongoing and charges are pending.