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Man Arrested, Accused Of Attempting To Break-In

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MANKATO, MN -

A man is arrested after he allegedly tried to break–in to a Mankato apartment.

Just before one o'clock Sunday morning, Mankato Department of Public Safety officers were called to the Eastport Apartment complex. The woman told police that a man was pounding on her door and threatening to force his way in. Upon arrival, she told authorities the two had recently ended a relationship. Mankato Department of Public Safety, Patrol Commander Dan Schisel, said "The victim reported that someone was trying to break into her residence. Officers arrive on the scene there, did see the suspect running from the scene...cordoned off an area and did arrest one individual." 35 year–old Quinton Antawn Brooks was taken into custody.

Police are requesting charges including: 1st Degree Burglary, Stalking, Domestic Assault and Terroristic Threats. Brooks is in the Blue Earth County Jail awaiting his first court date.