Mason City man given suspended sentence for storage unit burglaries
MASON CITY — A Mason City man who pleaded guilty to two separate storage unit burglaries has been sentenced to probation.
48-year-old Thomas Hitchcock of Mason City was arrested on August 21st after a break-in call to A1 Security Self Storage in Mason City. He previously was accused of stealing multiple items from Atlas Storage in Mason City on April 15th.
Hitchcock as part of a plea agreement pleaded guilty to separate counts of third-degree theft and was sentenced recently to five-year suspended prison sentences with five years probation.
A woman involved in the A1 Storage case, 40-year-old Shelly Hitchcock of Rockwell, previously pleaded guilty to third-degree burglary and possession of a controlled substance and was given a five-year suspended prison sentence and was placed on three years probation.