says the couple would stop at houses that appeared unoccupied then knock on the door to see if anyone was
home. If someone answered, they would
ask to purchase rabbits or other items.
If no one answered, a window was smashed to gain entry and items taken –
primarily money, guns, and jewelry.
items from burglaries have been recovered in Washington, Athens, Meigs, and
Jackson Counties in Ohio; and in Wood and Mason Counties in West Virginia.
If you have
been a victim of such a burglary and have not been contacted by investigators,
you’re asked to call your local law enforcement agency to file a report.
the investigation continues, and additional charges are likely to be filed.