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Citizen tip leads police to 2 suspects accused of burglary in Troy, Ill.

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By Stephanie Baumer By Stephanie Baumer
By Stephanie Baumer By Stephanie Baumer
By Stephanie Baumer By Stephanie Baumer

(KMOV) – Police in Troy, Ill. have two men in custody suspected of felony burglary in the area after a concerned citizen alerted the department.

According to police, a citizen called the department about possible criminal activity in the area. When officers responded they found two men walking along a roadway who matched the description given by the citizen.

Police say Brandon E. Switzer and Timothy E. Lambert were taken into custody after a number of stolen items were found in their possession.

Switzer and Lambert were both charged with five counts of felony burglary and held on a $75,000 bond.

The investigation is ongoing.

 

If anyone has any information regarding the burglaries, please contact Detective Hays at the Troy Police Department 618-667-6731. 

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