VALLEY CITY, N.D. (KFGO-AM) -- A Valley City man is facing burglary and stalking charges for breaking into a woman's home and stealing intimate clothing and other property.
Police say a search of the home of Corey Mertz, 37, uncovered several items that had been stolen from the home of a neighbor over a couple of months.
Police say the woman set up a trail camera when she left for vacation. The camera caught images of a man later identified as Mertz breaking into the woman's home through a garage door that had been secured with a board and screws.
Mertz is in the Barnes County Jail.