MASON CITY – Mason City police arrested Rory Buchite of Mason City Thursday night just before midnight at the 500 block of 8th Street SE on three outstanding warrants and to serve jail time for failure to pay child support.
Buchite, 26, was sentenced to serve 30 days in the Cerro Gordo County Jail on October 28th, 2011 by Judge James Drew and was to begin serving his sentence March 8th.
The three warrants are related to two controlled substance violations and driving while revoked.
Buchite plead guilty to possession of pseudoephedrine in 2007. Buchite has also plead guilty to escaping from custody in 2009. He plead guilty to operating while intoxicated in 2009 and 2011 and harassment in 2011.
On September 8th, 2011, Buchite was charged with 4th degree theft after a generator that he allegedly stole caused a fire that burned his house down, located at 717 South Jersey Ave. That house has since been approved for demolition by the Mason City Council.
Buchite will stand trial for the generator theft on April 3rd of this year.
SUBJECT IS INNOCENT UNTIL PROVEN GUILTY.