ST. CLOUD -- Two people were arrested yesterday (Monday) in connection to a burglary.

St. Cloud police responded to a burglary in progress at about 5:30 p.m. at an apartment complex in the 1200 block of 14th Street North in St. Cloud.

Police says 29-year-old Nicholas Leason forced his way into the laundry room and was trying to break into the washing machine to steal the money.

He was arrested and is facing charges of 2nd degree burglary, possession of burglary tools and theft.

29-year-old Kayleigh Buchholz was also arrested in connection with the incident. She faces charges of aiding and abetting burglary.