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Six nabbed on charges of stealing

Friday, August 8, 2008

SIKESTON -- Six individuals were arrested early this morning in connection with a stealing incident.

The Sikeston Department of Public Safety received a call at 1:23 a.m. from an employee of Sonny's Solid Waste who saw subjects jump over a fence and flee in a car. Based on the vehicle description and the officers' whereabouts, the car was pulled over within a minute, according to DPS officials.

During the course of the investigation, it was determined those involved had broken into a Burch Foods Truck and stolen several items. The business is located at 108 Stallcup Drive.

There were seven suspects which led to the arrest of six, some juveniles, on charges of felony trespassing and stealing.

No further information was available as of press time.