VIDEO: Cherokee County Sheriff's Office needs help identifying two burglars

Published on Wednesday, 18 September 2013 16:16 - Written by From Staff Reports

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The Cherokee County Sheriff's Office on Wednesday was asking the public to help identify two burglars.

The burglary occurred about 1:45 a.m. Sept. 11.

According to a news release, the burglars broke into Bonner Salvage on Texas Highway 110 North in the Troup area.  

They “first disabled the power to the building and made entry through a rear door.  Once inside they attempted to disable the alarm by removing the control panel from the wall,” the release states.

When the alarm was disabled, according to a news release. the burglars broke into the office and tried to remove a safe, but the alarm sounded during the process, and they ran from the building.  

According to a news release, investigators believe that the burglars are from Cherokee County or Smith County.

Anyone with information is asked to call the Cherokee County Sheriff's Office at 903-683-2271.