The Palo Alto County Sheriff's Deputies are investigating a burglary at a Ruthven business over the past weekend.
According to Palo Alto County Sheriff Lynn Schultes, his office was advised of a burglary at the Lakeland EZ?Stoppe in Ruthven on Sunday, Feb. 16. Upon investigation by deputies, it was determined that the incident occurred sometime between 12 a.m. and 4:50 a.m. on Feb. 16 when an unknown subject or subjects broke out the south winder of the business in order to gain access to the building.
Once access was gained to the business, the unknown subject or subjects stole several cartons of cigarettes, several packs of beer and several food items.
The investigation into this incident is continuing. Anyone with information into this incident is asked to contact the Palo Alto County Sheriff's Office at 712-852-3535.
Your identity is not required to give information.