Friday, October 24, 2014

Police arrest four junk yard burglary suspects
by Becky Mortensen

MT. PLEASANT--- Four men are in custody after they tried to rob a junk yark in Mt. Pleasant.

According to the Mt. Pleasant Police Department on Thursday around 12:20 p.m. officers responded to the Sturtevant Auto Salvage.

When officers arrived they found four suspects inside a secure car junk yard.

Officers arrested three individuals immediately and a fourth suspect fled on foot.

After a short foot pursuit of the fourth subject was eventually found hiding inside of a junked car.

All four suspects were charged with Possession of Burglary Tools, Criminal Trespassing and Theft. The individual that fled was also charged for Resisting/Obstructing for fleeing from Officers.