Thieves Net $30,000 in Goods During Daring Daylight Burglary in Fruita
It takes a lot of nerve to break into a home in the middle of the day, but that's exactly what these burglars did. Plus, they managed to get away with over $30,000 worth of items.
The burglary occurred between 10 a.m. and 2 p.m. on Monday, September 18 when the suspects removed a window screen and broke into a home in the 800 block of Mission Court in Fruita.
The suspects stole several pieces of Indian gold jewelry, coins from locked containers and a large amount of cash. The thieves also took the homeowner's business checkbook and passports. The value of the items stolen, including cash, is over $30,000.
If you have information that could help police solve this crime including the identity or location of the subjects involved in the crime, you can make an anonymous call to Crime Stoppers of Mesa County at 970-241-7867.