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Dutchtown neighbors band together, catch home burglars in act

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Shelton Buchanan was charged with burglary in October 2011 after neighbors in Dutchtown caught him in the act of stealing from homes. By KMOV Web Producer Shelton Buchanan was charged with burglary in October 2011 after neighbors in Dutchtown caught him in the act of stealing from homes. By KMOV Web Producer
Gregory Hutton was charged with burglary in October 2011 after neighbors in Dutchtown caught him in the act of stealing from homes. By KMOV Web Producer Gregory Hutton was charged with burglary in October 2011 after neighbors in Dutchtown caught him in the act of stealing from homes. By KMOV Web Producer

ST. LOUIS (KMOV) – Eye witnesses are credited with catching two burglars in the act, hauling stolen items out of homes.

Gregory Hutton and Shelton Buchanan were each charged in two separate burglaries this month.

In each case, vigilant neighbors in the Dutchtown neighborhood of south St. Louis saw the accused thieves and called police.

Police say it proves the value of neighborhood watches.

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