TALLADEGA COUNTY -- Talladega County Sheriff’s deputies are investigating two residential burglaries and thefts on Lake Ridge Lane outside Talladega, according to incident and offense reports.
The first incident was reported Jan. 5 but occurred sometime after Nov. 23, according to the report.
Someone appears to have broken into the house and stolen a black shotgun and a two pellet guns as well as a Sanyo television. From a boat in the yard of the house, they also stole a green Interstate boat battery valued at $100 and a black battery valued at $60, according to Sgt. Mike Jones.
The second incident was reported on the same block sometime between New Year’s Eve and Jan. 5.
This time, a storage building was broken into, and the items reported stolen include a heater valued at $100, 10 rods and reels valued at $1,000, miscellaneous fishing lures valued at $500 and a tackle box containing more fishing lures valued at $300.
Jones said a total of five boat batteries, valued at $100 each, were reported stolen from this location.
As of Thursday afternoon, there were no known witnesses or suspects in the case.
Anyone with information on this incident should contact the Talladega County Sheriff’s Office at 256-761-2141 or leave an anonymous tip on the sheriff’s website at http://www.talladegasheriff.mattfuller85.com/crime-tip/.