On 9-2-16 at 4:42 a.m., the Palo Alto County Sheriff’s Office noticed a white male in the 200 block of West Robins Street in Graettinger, trying to gain entry into a residence. The Sheriff’s Office made contact with the male and identified him as Chad Alan Schany, age 39, of Rosemount, MN. After investigation, it was determined Schany was attepting to gain entry into a residence he did not belong. Schany was arrested for Public Intoxication, a simple misdemeanor. He was transported to the Palo Alto County Jail without incident.
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