Burglars hitting Greenwood Springs area of Monroe County

Burglars hitting Greenwood Springs area of Monroe County

Posted: Wed Dec 06 17:52:08 PST 2017
Updated: Wed Dec 06 17:52:08 PST 2017

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at six. i'm craig ford. and i'm emily leonard. grinches may be prowling through monroe county after a string of burglaries. wtva's shante sumpter joins us live to explain for several weeks burglars have been going into homes in the bethelham and greenwood springs community.grinches stealing christmas presents, jewelry and electronics. one deputy here just happened to be one of those on the receiving end. most of these break-ins are happening in the day. so you can imagine how the homeowner feels when they come home and their stuff is missing. it's a feeling brad taylor who works for both the amory p-d and monroe county sheriff's department says his family knows it's definitely a different feeling. it hits home. it's a lot of stress on you. grinches.sheriff cecil cantrell says in the past week two more homes were hit by the grinches stealing jewelry, electronics, and presents it's christmas time, and it seems like every christmas we have some break-ins. it's just unfortunate, but at the same time we kind of expect this. but the sheriff advices staying vigilant and not making your home a target, by leaving out boxes of valuables. if you're going to be buying christmas presents write down serial numbers. as for explaining how the grinch stole christmas ? you just try to explain to the kid the best way you can to comfort them, tell them it's going to be ok,and it's some people in this world that's like that. if you have any information about these break-ins call the monroe county sheriff's departments. one of the families hit in the greenwood springs community will be offering a reward. in monroe county, shante sumpter, wtva