Storm Lake Man Charged with Burglary and Assault

An incident over the weekend resulted in a Storm Lake man receiving a felony burglary charge, as well as an assault charge.

At approximately 11pm Saturday, the Storm Lake Police Department reportedly responded to a 911 call in the four-hundred block of West 4th Street. Upon the arrival of officers, it was determined that a man identified as 31-year-old Stephen Ali unlawfully forced his way into a residence at 401 West 4th Street in Storm Lake and assaulted an occupant. Police allege that after occupants were able to remove Ali from the residence, he assaulted a second occupant outside of the residence before he fled in a vehicle. No injuries were reported.

Ali was located in the area and taken into custody. He was charged with 2nd Degree Burglary, a class C felony…and Simple Assault, a simple misdemeanor. Ali was booked into the Buena Vista County Jail on a ten-thousand 300 dollar bond.



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