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Pantyhose burglar breaks into store
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GROVETON – A burglar wearing pantyhose over his head was being sought this week for a break-in reported Monday at Grace’s One Stop on FM 356 east of Trinity. According to Trinity County Sheriff Ralph Montemayor, the burglary occurred during the early morning hours Monday when a section of metal from a side wall was removed to gain access to the building. The store’s video cameras captured images of the male burglar who was described as standing about six-feet tall, weighing about 130 pounds and wearing pantyhose on his head and cargo shorts. Once in the building, he stole money from the store. Anyone with any information concerning this crime is asked to contact the Trinity County Sheriff’s Department at 936-642-1575 or the Trinity County Crime stoppers at 936-642-2334. Crime Stoppers pays cash rewards for anonymous tips that lead to the arrest of criminal suspects.