Boy Charged With Credit Card Theft

A 12-year-old boy has been charged with credit card theft after Storm Lake Police investigated a report of unauthorized charges on a credit card. 

Following an investigation, Thursday police made contact with a 12-year-old boy at 314 West Ninth Street.  Police allege the boy resided with the victim, and took the victim’s credit card without their knowledge and conducted about 150-dollars worth of unauthorized charges on Tuesday at various Storm Lake businesses. 

The 12 year old was charged in juvenile court with credit card theft, an aggravated misdemeanor, and was released to the custody of family.