Burglary in Rural Edgerton


Authorities are investigating the burglary of a rural Edgerton outbuilding.

The Johnson County Sheriff’s Office is reporting on Monday, 10-02-2017, Mike Norris reported a burglary to a barn near 18800 Edgerton Road in rural Edgerton, Kansas.  The barn was entered through a window and several thousand dollars’ worth of tools were taken including an welder and numerous power tools.

There have also been a few other break ins in the Edgerton area including an ATV stolen from a barn near 191st and County Line.  Other thefts have also occurred in the area. No suspects or suspect vehicles at this time.

The Johnson County Sheriff’s Department would like to remind everyone to secure all personal property from crimes of convenience. Adjacent buildings housing tools and farm equipment can easily fall prey to would-be criminals.

The crime information is from Property Crimes Unit, Investigations Division

Johnson County, KS. Sheriff’s Office, Olathe, Kansas

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