The Pottawatomie County Sheriff's Office and St. Marys Police Department are investigating two reported burglaries, Gambino's Pizza located at 507 E Bertrand and The Whistle Stop, located at 411 Bertrand, St. Marys, according to Sheriff Greg Riat.
During the early morning hours of Thursday, July 21, an unknown person(s) broke out windows in these businesses to gain entry and remove items to include cash, coins, and cigarettes. Evidence at one scene indicated the suspect cut him/herself while climbing through a broken window. Evidence found at both scenes indicate the same person is likely responsible for both burglaries.
The loss and damage of these burglaries will exceed $1000.
Anyone with information is asked to contact the Pottawatomie County Sheriff Office at 785-457-3353. Callers may remain anonymous.