Man allegedly gets too drunk to find his way home

Police were dispatched to a 9-1-1 call at 1308 West Fifth St. in reference to a prowler on Sunday at 2:20 a.m.

Officers found a person identified as Eduardo Diaz, 18, of Storm Lake, who was allegedly extremely intoxicated and attempting to force his way into the residence. Diaz reportedly was so intoxicated that he did not realize where he was. Officers found Diaz had broken a screen door and damaged a window screen to the home for a total estimated cost of $500.

Diaz was arrested and charged with fourth-degree criminal mischief and public intoxication. He was booked into the county jail on a $1,300 bond.