On September 4, 2019 the Palo Alto County Sheriff’s Office served an arrest warrant on Jason Martin (31) of North Mankato, MN. on a valid Palo Alto County arrest warrant. The warrant was issued for burglary in the 3rd degree, an aggravated misdemeanor, which carried a $6,500 cash only bond. The arrest warrant stemmed from an ongoing investigation by the Emmetsburg Police Department. Martin was incarcerated in the Palo Alto County Jail at the time he was served the warrant. Martin remains in the Palo alto County Jail where he awaits an initial appearance in front of a judge.
A criminal charge is merely an accusation and the defendant is presumed innocent unless and until proven guilty in a court of law.