Last month's burglary investigations continue
Last updated 10/5/2021 at 8:41am
RITZVILLE – Police continue to investigate a rash of seven burglaries that occurred last month in the area of East Main and East First streets.
One of the burglaries was residential, police said. The back door was forced open causing substantial damage.
According to Police Chief Dave McCormick, "the suspects were in the residence for a period of time ransacking the entire interior of the residence."
Items taken from the residence included electronics and an antique firearm, he said, noting the firearm has since been found by the owner. The other six burglaries were in commercial and sh...