Reward offered for info in overnight break-in at store in Owensburg; Suspects caught on security camera
An overnight break-in at C.B. Hatfield Mercantile in Owensburg has been reported to the Greene County Sheriff's Department and the store's owners are offering a reward for information leading to the arrest and conviction of two suspects caught on video surveillance.
The owner of the convenience and general store says this break-in occurred at 11:36 p.m. on Sunday, August 30.
The owner reported photos from the store's security system shows two suspects on camera and on video.
According to the owner, both suspects are male and both appeared to be in their late teens or early 20s. One individual, with long dark hair pulled into a ponytail, was wearing shorts, a dark t-shirt and white shoes. The other individual, with short lighter-colored hair, was wearing jeans and a dark t-shirt.
This case is currently under investigation by the sheriff's department.
Anyone with information about this incident or these individuals can contact the Greene County Sheriff's Department by calling dispatch at (812) 384-4411.
To report a crime or pass a tip on to the local CrimeStoppers, call the Greene County CrimeStoppers Tip Line: The anonymous tip line does not have Caller ID and does not run through the regular police phone system though it is answered at the Linton Police Department by trained police personnel. The main phone number is (812) 847-5463 (TIP-LINE.) The organization has also implemented a toll-free number so that all Greene County residents have access at no cost to the caller. The toll-free number is (866) 446-4672.