Authorities looking for culprits in burglaries, theft at water tower
EDINA, Mo. —
Northeast Missouri authorities are looking for the culprit of a number of attempted burglaries.
The Knox County Sheriff’s Office said in a press release Friday that a rash of attempted burglaries, predominantly in the Knox City area, have been reported recently, with some residents reporting that someone attempted to break into their homes.
A theft in Novelty, Mo., was also reported to have taken place in the late afternoon or overnight January 12 at the site of the new water tower west of Novelty on Highway 156.
The sheriff’s office asks that anyone who has information on the burglaries or theft please contact law enforcement.