The Mankato Department of Public Safety says a bigger truck was stolen when the driver left it running and went inside. It happened Wednesday morning on Riverfront Drive.
Commander Dan Schisel says they located the vehicle about a half-hour later in Kasota.
20-year-old Brennan Benjamin Burg of St. Peter is charged with theft. Schisel says about 10 minutes the alleged theft, someone from the Mankato Department of Public Safety had helped Burg with a different vehicle when it became stalled.