Plea deals reached for butt-dialing burglars 02 May 15

Two men arrested after butt-dialing authorities as they were committing a burglary have reached plea deals. Thirty year old Kyle Scott James of Mankato pleaded guilty to one felony count of burglary at a court appearance Wednesday. The man arrested with James, 38-year-old Jeramie Jason Ites of Mankato pleaded guilty to gross misdemeanor burglary and felony theft during a court appearance Thursday. In March the two men were burglarizing North Mankato Supply when one of their phones dialed 9-1-1 and alerted authorities to their location.