Posted Friday, January 11, 2013 --- 12:03 p.m.
Press Release from the Milton Police Department:
Our agency is currently investigating two burglaries in which vacant homes were entered and copper was stolen.
One burglary occurred on W. Elizabeth, and the other in the 900 block of Hilltop Drive.
It is unknown exactly when the burglaries took place, but it is believed they were committed between January 5th and January 6th.
We are asking that owners of vacant homes, realtors and neighbors that are nearby vacant homes to be extra vigilant in securing the properties and that neighbors report any suspicious behavior at such homes.
Individuals that come forward with information that leads to the arrest of those responsible for this crime are eligible for a cash reward through Janesville Area Crimestoppers. Individuals with tips can remain anonymous. If you have information regarding this incident please contact the Milton Police Department at 757-2244 or Janesville Area Crimestoppers at 756-3636. Anonymous tips can also be sent via text to CRIMES (274637), then enter JACS, plus your message.