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Padlock Cut, Items Stolen from Storage Container

Crime PhotoA storage container behind Stoppel Supply in Russell was broken into sometime over the weekend according to authorities.

The Russell Police Department says at 7:30 Sunday evening, dispatch received a call from Stoppel Supply, located at 518 South Fossil, requesting an officer respond as someone had broken into their storage container behind the building by cutting the padlock on it. Several items were reportedly taken from the container.

It is believed the burglary and theft occurred between 1 PM Saturday and 6 PM Sunday.

A report for burglary and theft over $1000 was completed.

If you have any information regarding this crime, contact the Russell PD at 483-2121.

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