Watertown Man Arrested For Robbery, Grand Theft and Aggravated Assault


KXLG received a press release from the Watertown Police Department regarding the burglaries that occurred on 11/14/21:

On 11/17/2021, the Watertown Police Department followed up on information provided by a citizen. Investigators were able to identify two juvenile suspects ages 14 and 17 from Roberts County, SD that were on the surveillance videos. Through the investigation, additional suspects were also identified.

The investigation revealed that the suspects stole a vehicle from Sisseton, SD, and Watertown, SD, which were used during the burglaries. Both of the stolen cars have been recovered.

The Watertown Police Department was assisted by the Sisseton Police Department, Sisseton-Wahpeton Law Enforcement, and the Roberts County Sheriff's Office. At this time, the investigation is ongoing. Charges will be referred to the Codington County State's Attorney's Office for the juveniles.