Reward offered for information on break-ins
A local business group is offering a reward for information leading to arrest and conviction of people responsible for overnight break-ins.
Wentzville police detectives have been investigating a series of burglaries that have been occurring near the Downtown Business District in Wentzville.
The most recent break in occurred at about 5 a.m., Oct. 29, at the Napa Auto Parts store. It was the fourth such break in since Oct. 1.
Other businesses that have been targeted are Wheel Sports Bike Shop, Ehll’s Western Auto, and Chic Lumber. All have similar methods of entry and the intended objective is believed to be cash in each incident.
Wentzville police and the Wentzville Downtown Business Association are asking for help in identifying the people responsible for these crimes.
The Wentzville Downtown Business Association is offering a $500 reward for specific information that leads to a successful arrest and prosecution.
If anyone has information regarding these incidents please contact the Wentzville Police Department at 327-5105.