Man arrested for Burnie's Rock Shop burglary

Published: Feb. 20, 2018 at 8:12 PM CST
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A 53-year-old Madison man is in custody after detectives with the Madison Police Department said he stole items from Burnie's Rock Shop last month.

Richard A. Lynch was already in custody for a parole violation. He was arrested Tuesday afternoon on burglary and theft charges.

On January 29, the Madison Police Department were called to an alarm at Burnie's Rock Shop. When officers arrived, they found a window shattered and a display case broken.

It is estimated tens of thousands of dollars worth of merchandise was stolen. Police are still working to recover the stolen items. Anyone with information is asked to call the Madison Area Crime Stoppers at (608) 266-6014.