April 16, 2014
Burglaries To Two Main Street Businesses
Ed’s Pet World Burglary
On Tuesday April 15, 2014 at approx. 1:49 a. m. Ed’s Pet World, located at 206 N. Main Street in Mitchell was forcibly entered by an unknown male subject. The subject stole 2 apricot colored 8 week old male poodle dogs, $40 in change, a Pentix digital camera and a Pet Crest 12” by 24” dog cage. The damaged and stolen property loss is valued at $1,462. Video surveillance cameras captured video of the suspect. The suspect appears to be a dark haired white male approx. 5’8” to 6’ in height, 180-200 pounds wearing a baseball cap, a heavy two tone jacket (light colored on top of the jacket and a darker color on the bottom half of the jacket), a white or light colored sweatshirt under the jacket, jeans and tennis shoes. The suspect was inside the store for over ½ hour during the incident. Pictures of the suspect can be viewed at The Mitchell Police Division Face book site: https://www.facebook.com/mitchellpolicedepartment.
K & B Archery Burglary
On Monday 04-14-2014, at approx. 8:25 p.m. a male subject
attempted to forcibly enter K & B Archery, located at 212 N. Main
Street in Mitchell. The male subject fled after being confronted
by a witness. The suspect was described as being an approx. 20
-30 year old white male, 5’8 to 5”10 in height, having dark
hair, a mustache and beard, wearing a red hooded sweatshirt
and baggy tan colored pants.
It is believed that these two burglaries are related.
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