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Home burglarized on Mother’s Day

Posted on Monday, May 12, 2014 at 1:19 pm

On Sunday  (Mother’s Day), the Lincoln County Sheriff’s Office responded to the 600 block of Highway A, in Hawk Point, for a home burglary. The victim arrived home in the evening to realize his home was broken into and noticed his 20 gauge shotgun and .22 Ruger handgun were gone.

The victim’s neighbor caught the burglar on their surveillance equipment. According to surveillance, a white male, driving a white single cab Ford pickup with an eight foot bed bearing a Missouri license plate, arrived at the residence around 1:30 p.m. and left about 15 minutes later.

Anyone with information regarding this burglary is encouraged to contact the Lincoln County Detective Bureau at 636-528-8546.