Spirit Lake Police Arrest Suspects In Wal-Mart Thefts

Mon 4-20-2015

(Spirit Lake)-- Spirit Lake police are thanking the public for help in identifying a man accused of leaving Wal-Mart without paying for some groceries. Police say they received information identifying the suspect within two hours of posting his picture from the store's surveillance system on the department's Facebook page. 27-year-old Brett Snyder of Manchester, Iowa was charged with theft in the 5th degree.


                                                                                                        Photo courtesy of Spirit Lake Police Dept.

Police say two other arrests were made recently in connection with an unrelated theft from the Spirit Lake Wal-Mart. Those suspects were identified by police as Ali Schlachter and ShaiAnn Hess. The two 18-year-olds are from Milford. Both were charged with theft in the 5th degree in connection with a theft from the store that allegedly occurred shortly after 8:00 p.m. April 13th.