August 6, 2014: the Scott County Sheriff’s Office responded to call for service concerning a theft which occurred at 2928 West Leota Road. Homeowners discovered that a security safe had been pried open and items rummaged through, sometime during the daylight hours. Upon the homeowners taking an inventory of the property, it was noted that two battery operated drills were stolen.
While on scene, Deputies took photos of the safe and gathered evidence; they also spoke with neighbors about possible suspects.
Sheriff Mc Clain said that neighbors reporting suspicious activity, and looking out for each other, is an important part of the investigation; we welcome any tips that anyone may have concerning crime in our community.
The Sheriff’s Office phone number is: 812.752.8400 | The TIP line phone number is 812.752.7898