A Liberty Township resident arrived home early this morning to find a
burglary in progress, the Porter County Sheriff’s Police said.
According to police, at 4:25 a.m. the man returned to his home in the
Liberty Farm Mobile Home Park to find two male subjects inside. He “fought
one of the subjects outside of his front door” before both of them fled the
scene, the resident advised. One of the subjects referred to the other as
“Octavious” and the resident recognized Octavious as a co-worker, he further
Missing from the residence were $1,000 in cash and an empty safe.
Jackson home burglarized and cash, shotgun stolen
The Porter County Sheriff’s Police is investigating the burglary on
Wednesday of a residence in the 1000 block of North County Line Road in
According to police, sometime between 7 a.m. and 3:15 p.m. someone kicked in
the home’s front door, then “spent time going through things.” Removed from
the home were a 60-inch Sanyo television, a 50-inch Panasonic TV, a
Remington 870 12-gauge shotgun, and $300 in cash.
Police estimated the total loss at $3,100.