Following an ongoing investigation by the Palo Alto County Sheriff’s Office of area burglaries and thefts, the Palo Alto County Sheriff’s Office charged Travis Roberts (32) of Rodman with several additional charges on February 5th, 2020. Roberts was charged with 2 counts of burglary 3rd degree = class D felonies; theft 1st degree = class C felony; ongoing criminal conduct = class B felony; criminal mischief 2nd degree = class D felony; and criminal mischief 5th degree = simple misdemeanor. Roberts was already in the custody of the Palo Alto County Sheriff’s Office for previous related charges. Bond was set in the amount of $25,500.00. Roberts was unable to post bond and remained in the custody of the Palo Alto County Sheriff’s Office.
A criminal charge is merely an accusation and the defendant is presumed innocent unless and until proven guilty in a court of law.