Break-in and burglary Reported in rural Montgomery County


June 18th, 2012 by admin

Authorities in Montgomery County are investigating the theft of fuel from a seed cart. Sheriff’s officials say sometime between 10- and 11:30-a.m., Monday, someone made a forced entry into a machine shed on property located about 5-miles southwest of Villisca, at 2603 Montgomery/Page Street. Once inside, a person or persons unknown siphoned fuel from a seed cart. The loss was estimated at about $210. Anyone with information about the break-in and theft is asked to call the Montgomery County Sheriff’s Office at 712-623-5107, or Montgomery County Crime Stoppers, at 1-800-432-1001.