We now have a preliminary hearing date for the man suspected of a number of burglaries in the Prairie Dunes area of Hutchinson. The hearing date in the case against Rusty Bryant has been set for November 7 at 1:30 p.m.
The state had added two more charges of burglary, theft and criminal damage to property against Bryant after already being charged with four counts of aggravated burglary for break-ins at homes where someone was home, five counts of burglary of a dwelling or home, and four counts of auto burglary. All of this occurring in the Prairie Dunes- Linksland Drive area in suburban Hutchinson between July 5, and 11.
Sheriff investigators did a search of his residence at 1001 E 12th, and allegedly items consistent with property reported stolen from the recent burglaries were seized.