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Sterling Police: Information sought on garage burglary

Bladed weapons, other items take from garage

Published: Tuesday, Aug. 12, 2014 1:15 a.m. CST

STERLING – Police responded to a call Monday about a garage burglary at River Ridge Apartments.

According to a Sterling Police Department news release, assorted bladed weapons, a pellet gun and case were among items stolen. Also listed were an electronic gaming system, controllers, games and additional equipment.

Police believe the burglary happened between July 25 and Aug. 10, according to the release.

The apartment complex is located on River Ridge Road, just west of the intersection of River Road and Lincoln Highway.

Anyone with information about the crime should call the department at 815-632-6640 or Whiteside County Crime Stoppers at 815-625-7867.

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