Officers from the Cape Girardeau Police Department and the Cape Girardeau County Sheriff’s department have recovered stolen property from a location in Southern Illinois that had been reported stolen from three locations in the city limits of Cape Girardeau. Detectives are currently working to identify all victims and return the property to their owners.
Several suspects have been identified and detectives are working toward obtaining arrest warrants in regards to the stolen property and burglaries. Officers are also investigating the possibility of other victims of burglaries in Cape Girardeau and also in Cape Girardeau County.
One suspect is in custody pending the filing of formal charges in regards to these burglaries.
More information will be released as it becomes available.