North Branch Man In Custody For Theft At Schools
A suspected thief is in custody, accused of targeting schools across the metro. Police say 47-year-old Aloysius Schrom of North Branch hit schools in at least ten cities.
They say he would steal credit cards inside empty classrooms and break into cars in the parking lot. Police say Schrom was well dressed and try to appear as a parent to gain access to schools.
KSTP of Minneapolis reports Schrom is being held at the Dakota County Jail facing credit card fraud charges.