Thursday evening, October 26th at 6:55 the Marshall County Sheriff`s Department was notified of a burglary and theft that had occurred at a residence in the 200 block of South Street in
LaPaz. The burglary took place between 3:30 PM on Wednesday, October 25 and 5:00 PM on the 26.
Deputy Jordan Rans investigated the incident and found the suspect(s) forced entry into the home and once they were inside the residence the removed several tools, saws, and a Craftsman self-propelled lawn mower.
If anyone has information on this theft please contact Officer Rans (574)936-3187.
Listeners and readers are reminded that charging information supported by an affidavit of probable cause is merely an allegation that a crime has been committed and that there is only probable cause to believe a crime has been committed. They are presumed innocent throughout the proceedings and are entitled to be represented by counsel and entitled to a trial by jury at which the State is obligated to provide proof beyond a reasonable doubt before a judgment of guilt may be made.