Tuesday, March 1, 2011

Cell Phone Theft Now Featured On Crimestoppers

The Cookeville Putnam County crimestoppers organization is looking for help in a major theft case. Officer Myke Green says, "on February 19, 2011 Cookeville Police responded to a burglary at Cell-Plus on South Jefferson Avenue. During the course of this burglary the thief or thieves broke out the front glass window of the store and stole 87 Cellular telephones and 5 routers totaling approximately $28,000."Officer Myke Green says, "on February 19, 2011 Cookeville Police responded to a burglary at Cell-Plus on South Jefferson Avenue. During the course of this burglary the thief or thieves broke out the front glass window of the store and stole 87 Cellular telephones and 5 routers totaling approximately $28,000."

He says Crime Stoppers will pay up to $1000 for information that leads to an arrest in this burglary or any other crime. You can call Crime Stoppers at 520-STOP (7867) or 267-TIPS (8477). And Green says it's important to remember that Crime Stoppers wants your information-not your name.