Also highlighted this week: Faribault Police gave notice of a residential burglary that was interrupted by an observant neighbor/witness, which resulted in charges of "Receiving Stolen Property, 2nd-degree Burglary, Carrying a Pistol without a Permit, and Fleeing a Peace Officer on Foot"
Outdoor warning sirens will sound in a simulated tornado warning on Thursday. The first drill is intended for institutions and businesses. The evening drill is intended for second shift workers and families.
This is also a good reminder for everyone this time of year that with gifts and packages arriving in mailboxes and on doorsteps to take extra precautions to make sure your gifts or packages are taken by porch pirates and gift grinches.