SL Woman Charged With Felony Burglary

A Storm Lake woman faces a felony burglary charge after police Monday morning were dispatched to 120 Highway Street to investigate a burglary and assault.

Police were told 30-year-old Paola Estupinian Padilla of Storm Lake came to an apartment and after the reporting party’s child opened the front door Estupinian Padilla walked into the residence uninvited, confronted the reporting party and then physically assaulted her, causing minor injuries to the reporting party. Estupinian Padilla then fled from the scene.

Officers determined Estupinian Padilla was the wife of the victim’s work supervisor. Police located Estupinian Padilla at 820 Lake Avenue where she was arrested and later charged with first-degree burglary, a class “B” felony. She was jailed on a 25-thousand dollar bond.