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Suspects arrested in local burglaries


CORRIGAN -- For weveral weeks there have reported burglaries in the Union Springs area of Corrigan. According to the Polk County Sheriff's Department they have investigated at least six habitation burglaries in that area. The stolen property included DVD's, fi shing gear, PS3 and X-Box game machines, jewelry and money. With the assistance of citizens in the area Polk Coutny Sheriff's Deputy Dustin Lowery was able to develop some possible suspects. PCSO Deputy Lowery passed this information to the Criminal Investigation Division. On the morning of January 2, 2014 detectives followed up on this information and were able to arrest three suspects and recover several hundred dollars worth of stolen property. Arrested and charged with Burglary of a Habitation are Thomas Glenn Dorris II, 18 of Corrigan, Tx., Taylor Wayne Whiddon, 17, of Corrigan, Tx., and Zachary Norman Simons, 18, of Cleveland, Tx. Detectives with the Polk County Sheriff's Offi ce continue to investigate the string of burglaries and expect to make more arrests.


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