Welcome

Thank you for visiting paducahsun.com, the online home of The Paducah Sun.

Calendar
June 2012
S M T W T F S
27 28 29 30 31 01 02

Click here to submit an event.

Reidland area homes burglarized

Staff report

The McCracken County Sheriff's Department is investigating two residential burglaries in the same Reidland area late Monday and early Tuesday.

Homes on StoneCreek Place and StonePoint Court were burglarized overnight while the residents were sleeping. The residents did not awaken, and didn't discover them until later Tuesday. No forced entry was noted on either home, Sheriff Jon Hayden said in a news release.

A vehicle on Larkspur Lane was broken into during the same period, with a purse taken, he added.

Wallets, a laptop computer and a television were taken during the home burglaries. The sheriff's detectives working the cases believe that the three crimes are connected and occurred within a close time period. Hayden said the department rarely sees residential burglaries occur while the homeowners are at home, as thieves prefer to avoid confrontation.

"This type of crime is probably about as dangerous for the thief as any crime (he or she) could commit," he said.

The department has placed surveillance cameras in the area and will be providing extra patrols in marked and unmarked vehicles, he said. Anyone with information can contact the sheriff's department at 270-444-4719.

Comments made about this article - 0 Total

Comment on this article

Your comment has been submitted for approval
captcha 30516bbbc4344ebf8d8400bdb1b66b61
Top Classifieds
  • Adorable Yorkie Puppies. Tails & ... Details
  • Tiny Schnauzer Pups,Paper-trained 270 ... Details
  • PILLOW TOPmattress sets NEW in pl ... Details
  • Downsizing Due To Health Museum Quali ... Details
  • SEEING is believing! Don't b ... Details
  • CONCORD AREA MCHS - 3 miles ... Details
  • 1/2 acre lot Terre Verte subdivision ... Details
  • 2007 Taurus,92K mi, purchased in 2008 ... Details
  • Lincoln Cartier 99' 160,690 ... Details

Most Popular
  1. OPTION Private sector initiative could mitigate debt woes
  2. Pastor's 50 years of service honored
  3. Donor favors not necessarily a crime
  1. Paducah Cigar Company becomes Kristoff Lounge
  2. OPTION Private sector initiative could mitigate debt woes
  3. Donor favors not necessarily a crime
  1. OPTION Private sector initiative could mitigate debt woes
  2. Pastor's 50 years of service honored
  3. Donor favors not necessarily a crime
Discussion

Check out these recently discussed stories and voice your opinion...