Press Release

Platte County Sheriff's Office
Mark S. Owen, Sheriff
415 3rd Street Suite 10
Platte City, MO 64079
816-858-2424 (business)
816-858-3053 (fax)

Subject: Public Assistance Needed - Trex Mart Burglary
Date: 2017-01-20
Author: Sergeant Jeffrey Shanks
Public Information Officer
Reference Number: 17-003

News Release

Date: January 20,2017

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

Contact: Sergeant Jeffrey Shanks
Public Information Officer
(816) 858-2424

Reference Number: 17-003

Subject: Requesting Public Assistance in commercial burglary investigation

The Platte County Sheriff's Office is requesting the public's assistance in identifying the suspects who broke into the Trex Mart convenience store in Camden Point, Missouri (I-29 and MO E Hwy) on 01/19/17 at approximately 1:00 A.M. Four suspects forced their way into the store after hours and used a pry bar to remove an under counter safe. The suspects wore hooded sweatshirts and partially covered their faces. The suspects took the safe and left the area in a dark colored newer Jeep Grand Cherokee.

Anyone with information in regards to this crime, or who may know the identity of the four suspects is encouraged to contact the Platte County Sheriff's Office via the TIPS Hotline at 816-474TIPS, or submit a TIP via the Platte County Sheriff's Office website www.plattesheriff.org and clicking on Crime Tip Form.