The Pottawatomie County Sheriff's Office is investigating a burglary and theft from an unlocked vehicle in the 15200 block of Lakeview Circle, rural Wamego. This crime is believed to have occurred sometime between August 28 and September 5, 2013.
The victim reported missing various blue Makita 19.2v power tools, a Milwaukee drill, screw driver, and masonry bits each in their respective red carry cases.
On August 30, the victim in this case also reported the doorbell being rang repeatedly followed by laughing. Upon answering the door, two unknown persons were seen running from the residence. The loss in the matter is less than $1000.
Sheriff Deputies also responded to a burglary and theft on Wirt Rd just East of Shawgee Rd. This crime was reported to have occurred between September 2 and September 4, 2013.
The victim reported items missing from an outbuilding adjacent to the residence. These times include an 8 Gallon 2HP Central Pneumatic Air Compressor, Model number 40400 and a battery charger. Loss in the incident is less than $1000.