Ten arrested in Garden City burglaries

Posted 3 months ago

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Screen Shot 2014-05-17 at 6.39.22 PMGARDEN CITY, Kan. (AP) — Authorities have arrested several teenagers in connection with a string of daytime burglaries in Garden City.

The Garden City Telegram reports that police, the Finney County Sheriff’s Office and the Kansas Bureau of Investigation, arrested 10 people Wednesday.

The burglaries cost the victims about $36,000. Among items stolen were electronics, jewelry and cash. Most of the 10 people arrested range in age from 15 through 18. A 39-year-old man was also arrested on drug charges.

Police say about $10,000 worth of stolen goods have been recovered, along with four vehicles police suspect were used in the burglaries.

Police say that in many cases, the suspects would knock on the front door, and when no one answered they would go to the back of the home to enter.


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