Bad news, good news in Meckling Wednesday morning by David Lias There was bad news and good news in Meckling early Wednesday morning.
The bad news: Someone burglarized Toby's.
The good news: Witnesses saw it happen and alerted local law enforcement.
Three people are now in custody in the Clay County Jail in Vermillion on numerous charges afer being arrested by officers from the Vermillion Police Department.
At approximately 2 a.m. July 28, the sheriff's office received a report of a burglary in progress at Toby's Lounge in Meckling.
Witnesses reported subjects breaking in and then leaving the scene. The suspects were stopped near Vermillion by the Vermillion police officers.
Local police and Clay County sheriff's deputies investigated.
Brenda Reinholt, 37, and Ryan Porter, 25, both of Sioux City, IA, and Josh Hudson, 18, of Wagner, were taken into custody and are being held in the Clay County Jail.
The investigation resulted in charges of third degree burglary and related offenses, possession of a controlled substance and drug paraphernalia and possession of stolen property.
It was discovered that the three individuals' car was stolen in Nebraska.