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Crime Stoppers is seeking information that could help stop the number of vehicular burglaries in Barton County.
Sheriff Brian Bellendir, speaking for Crime Stoppers, said that sometime between noon on July 15 and 9 a.m. on July 16, a 2003 Dodge Ram pickup was entered in the 1400 block of Great Bend. Taken were an AGL laser leveler and a Hilti hammer drill. Loss was $2,150.
Bellendir notes that recent vehicle burglaries have become a big problem. Anyone with information about this crime or any other crime is asked to call 793-1300 or 888-305-1300.
“Remember we don’t want your name, just your information,” Bellendir said. “Crime stoppers pays cash for your information.”