Boscobel, WI - March 25, 2014 - Boscobel police were notified of a burglary in progress at the Boscobel Pharmacy on March 24, 2015 at 1:40 a.m. Boscobel police arrived within a minute of the dispatch to find that forced entry had been gained into the pharmacy.
After the building was cleared and no suspects were found, police used video and information received from a citizen informant to identify and locate the suspect.
The suspect, a 17 year old male from Boscobel, was questioned and allegedly confessed to the burglary, theft, and criminal damage to property. Evidence was found at the scene of the burglary and at the suspect’s residence.
The Boscobel Police department was assisted by the Grant County Sheriff’s Dept., Fennimore Police dept., and the Crawford County Sheriff’s Dept. The suspect was arrested and transported to the Grant County Jail awaiting formal charges of burglary, theft, and criminal damage to property.
The investigation continues into the suspect committing further crimes in the City of Boscobel.
All person alleged to have committed crimes are innocent until proven guilty in a court of law.