Someone called officers Sunday morning and was able to keep their eye on him until police arrived.
Police say the suspect possibly threw a brick through the business’ glass door and disabled the alarm before going inside. They say several hunting-related items and some cash were stolen.
Police arrested Howard Leonard Mehaffey, of Albany, who is currently on probation with Clackamas County. He is charged with second-degree burglary. He was lodged in the Linn County Jail.
Anyone with information about this ongoing investigation should call Lebanon police at 541-451-1751.