Redwood Falls Police Department executes search warrant, makes three arrests

Staff Writer
Redwood Falls Gazette

On Oct. 22, 2020, at approximately 7:41 p.m., the Redwood Falls Police Department (RFPD) executed a search warrant at 1036 East Elm Street in the City of Redwood Falls.

Pursuant to the execution of that warrant two firearms were recovered and illegal narcotics were seized.

The warrant execution was the result of an RFPD investigation involving multiple vehicle break-ins over the past several months.

Arrested during the warrant execution was:

• Corey William McFarlane, 46, of Redwood Falls – charged with fifth–degree drug possession

• Clarence David Kazena, 20, of Redwood Falls – charged with possession and alteration of firearms serial numbers

• One juvenile male, 17, of Redwood Falls – charged with possession of stolen property

McFarlane and Kazena were held in the Redwood County Jail pending initial court appearance.

The juvenile is being held at the Prairie Lakes Juvenile Detention Center in Willmar pending initial court appearance.

Additional charges may be filed against all three suspects pending follow-up investigation.

Assisting the Redwood Falls Police Department was the Brown/Lyon/Redwood/Renville Drug Task Force, Redwood County Sheriff’s Department and Minnesota State Patrol.