The LaGrange County Sheriff’s Department was contacted on April 22 regarding a burglary in progress.
According to the police report, the caller was a homeowner who had walked into his residence on CR 700N east of SR 9 and found someone trying to carry a jewelry cabinet out of the residence. After seeing the homeowner, the subject dropped the cabinet and fled out the front door. The subject left the property in a blue Chevrolet, heading west on CR 700N.
Anyone with information about this case is asked to contact the LaGrange County Sheriff’s Department at 463-7491 or Crime Stoppers at 1-800-342-STOP.