The couple say they found a frozen crab in the closet, cat litter in the sink, clothes in the bathtub and their apartment covered in mess.
All of Mr Doerschel's bank cards had been removed from his wallet and stuffed into a chocolate muffin, and the peep hole had been removed from the door.
When police approached Stolte, he told them he was Jack Bauer from 24.
Stolte's mother says her son has had a history of bipolar disease and said his legal problems may end up getting him the help he needs.
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