ESTHERVILLE, Iowa | Charges have been filed in the case of a home invasion and assault in Estherville.
Adam Dahl, 32, is charged with first-degree burglary, burglary of a motor vehicle, domestic abuse assault, and violation of a protective order. He also had an outstanding warrant for contempt of court.
Police in a statement said Dahl broke into a home in the 200 block of West Central Avenue on Thursday. He assaulted a female homeowner and took items, police said.
Dahl was found in a wooded area near Orchard Lane following a search, police said. The stolen items were found near a culvert, police said.