Authorities have nabbed a suspect allegedly involved in break-in's in Janesville.


39 year old Matthew Pies of Aplington was taken into custody last Thursday (July 26) at his home, after Bremer County authorities executed a search warrant.
Janesville Police, Waverly Police, Aplington Police and the Bremer County Sheriff were in on the search.

An investigation revealed that Pies burglarized the Ag Vantage FS in Janesville, twice. The first incident was on May 17th, and he did it again on June 20th.

Pies is being charged with 2 counts of Burglary in the Third Degree, 2 counts of 3rd Degree Theft, 4th Degree Criminal mischief, and 3rd Degree Criminal Mischief.
He was released on bond.

Authorities are also investigating to see if Pies is involved in other area burglaries; more charges are expected.