UPDATE on Yesterday’s Burglary in Dale County
Posted by: Matt Boster
Date: Apr 10 2013 6:08 PM
On April 09, 2013 Dale County Sheriff’s Deputies were dispatched to South County Road 59 in Midland City in reference to a “burglary-in-progress.”
At approximately 8:22am the Ozark-Dale County E911 center received an call for assistance from the Midland City Police Department in reference to a burglary in progress.
An alert neighbor observed a suspicious vehicle parked in the victim’s driveway and approached the residence to investigate further. As the citizen approached the residence (2) black males were observed running out from behind the residence into the woods. A 3rd suspect fled the scene in a vehicle after the citizen produced a firearm.
The citizen was able to give dispatchers a description of the suspects as well as the suspect’s vehicle.
A Deputy responding to the area observed (2) black males matching the description walking in the vicinity of the residence. The Deputy detained the suspects and they were later positively identified by the citizen.
The 3rd subject was later taken into custody by the Headland Police Department.
During the course of the investigation, Investigators executed a search warrant at a residence in Headland. Multiple stolen firearms, electronics, and other stolen property were recovered from burglaries that had occurred throughout Dale and Henry Counties.
Midland City Police arrested the following for Burglary 3rd and Criminal Mischief 2nd. Additional charges are forthcoming.