A local man has been arrested on a theft charge.

Shortly after 10pm Thursday (Sept. 14), Oelwein police were called to an incident in the 10 block of 1st Avenue SE. Following an investigation, 18 year old Kaleb Huffman of Oelwein was taken into custody on a charge of Theft-5th Degree, which is a simple misdemeanor.

Oelwein Police are also investigating another theft incident. Authorities received a report of a theft Thursday afternoon, from the 100 block of 8th Avenue NE. No other information was released.