Charges in String of Burglaries
MANKATO-September 4, 2012-(KMKO)-Formal charges have been filed against two Mankato men for a string of burglaries. After a home was burglarized Tuesday morning, some of the items stolen were listed on a Craigslist ad. Detectives went to the home of the men who placed the ad, 19-year-old Brandon Dale Huser and 21-year-old Judson Scott Flower Benjamin. They found numerous stolen items, including computer items, electronics, GPS units and guns. Huser and Benjamin admitted the items were taken from a number of houses and vehicles. The men are charged with numerous felonies, including first degree and second degree burglary, aiding abetting theft and weapons charges. Benjamin is a registered sex offender, having been convicted of child molestation.