Two arrested in connection with burglaries in Todd and Morrison counties

Two 19-year-old men were arrested Wednesday, as the result of a joint investigation between the Todd County and Morrison County Sheriff’s Departments.

Adam Wayne Mortenson and Christopher David Wessman, both of rural Swanville, are believed to be involved in burglaries at a residence in Burnhamville Township and a residence and two businesses in Swanville.

The Todd County Sheriff’s Department said concerned citizens who observed suspicious behavior contacted law enforcement and were instrumental in the apprehension of the two men.

Mortenson and Wessman are being held at the Todd County Detention Center awaiting formal charges.