On 07/10/2016 Deputies with the Bates County Sheriff’s Office responded to a report of a burglary that occurred in the Northeast D Highway area in rural Butler.
The property owners stated they were in the process of moving and the exact time and date of the burglary is unknown at this time.
The victims reported items being stolen from a shop on the property and approximately $700-$800 in tools and equipment were taken.
Some of the items stolen include: Craftsman battery charger, extension cords, Stihl weedeater, skillsaw, tool box and wrench set.
If you have any information regarding this burglary or other crimes in or around the area please call the Sheriff’s Office at (660) 679-3232. Tips can remain anonymous.