July 29, 2015: the Scott County Sheriff’s Office is investigating a Burglary that occurred at the Colwell’s Convenience Store in Blocher, Indiana.
As part of Sheriff Mc Clain’s efforts to promote proactive policing in Scott County, Deputies regularly conduct business checks throughout the county which consists of checking around the perimeter of the business, including the windows and doors, to make sure that they are secure.
During this particular business check, Deputy Justin Cheatham discovered the front glass door had been shattered with a brick. Deputies entered the business around 4:30 AM and searched for any person (s) that may still be in the business, however, no one was found.
Video Surveillance showed that three (3) males, wearing their shirts over their heads, entered the store and gathered cigars, butane fuel and soft drink products before finally exiting the building. The three left in a red, older model, passenger car with a loud muffler.
Any information on this or any other crime should be reported to the Scott County Sheriff’s Office at 812.752.8400 or the TIP LINE at 812.752.7898