Police Beat for Friday, February 1st, 2013
27-year-old Michael Ratts was picked up by Salem Police at the request of his probation officer for failure to register as a sex offender. He also remained in the Marion County Jail on Friday.
The Marion County Sheriff's Department is investigating a burglary to a semi parked at U.S. 50 in Sandoval sometime Wednesday night or early Thursday morning. Donald Pond of South Wood in Odin reported the windows, HD Radio, GPS, Mag Light, Craftsman tools, CB mics, phone charger, phone headset and sun glasses were all stolen.
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