Altus police investigate Parks and Recreation burglary

Altus police investigate Parks and Recreation burglary

ALTUS, Okla._Altus police are investigating a burglary at Altus Parks and Recreation.

Police say the Parks and Recreation building at 601 Katy Dr. was broken into between Thursday night and Friday morning. The break-in was reported to police Monday morning. Investigators believe the suspect entered the yard by cutting through the exterior fence.

Once the suspect was in the yard, police say approximately $5,000 worth of various gas powered tools—including chainsaws, weed eaters and pole saws—was taken from the storage area.

If you have any information about this crime or any other crime, you're encouraged to contact Altus / Jackson County Crime Stoppers at 580-482-TIPS (8477). You can remain anonymous and may be eligible for a cash reward.