Break-in of School
On Sunday, April 26, 2015 an officer responded to the Fort Scott Community College-Pittsburg campus, located at 1301 27th Terrace, in reference to a break-in. It was determined a large quantity of power and hand tools were stolen from the school, with a total replacement value of over $6,000. The suspect(s) broke out an office window to gain entry into the building. A Dodge truck which was parked on the property was also stolen.
The investigation into this incident is ongoing at this time. Anyone having information related to this incident, or other crimes, is urged to contact the Pittsburg Police Department at 620-231-1700, or at our tip line, 620-231-TIPS (8477). Callers may remain anonymous.
Major Brent Narges
Pittsburg Police Department