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Investigation into refrigerator theft leads to fish house burglary charges


LITCHFIELD — Three men are facing multiple felony burglary charges for breaking into fish houses in February on Lake Ripley in Litchfield.  

The criminal complaints against Matthew Allen Bloomquist, 25, of Hawick, and Brennan Thomas Jeffrey, 18, of Litchfield, were recently amended to add the charges. Both men were originally charged with a single third-degree burglary count for burglarizing a shed north of Litchfield.

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Gretchen Schlosser

Gretchen Schlosser is the public safety reporter, and writes about agriculture occasionally, for the West Central Tribune. She's been with the Tribune since 2006 and has 17 years of experience working in news, media and communications. 

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