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Sikeston DPS arrests two for the burglary of JC Penny’s

Dec 17, 2013 -- 6:03pm

Monday, DPS officers responded to a burglary alarm at JCPenny’s on S. Main in Sikeston. They discovered the west glass door shattered and a jewelry case broken. Over $1450 worth of miscellaneous jewelry items were stolen.  With the help of surveillance cameras, they were able to get a possible suspect vehicle description and a possible suspect description. They located a vehicle matching the description on Branum Street near Murray Lane, and when stopped, they located stolen merchandise on the suspects. 45-year-old Nathan Williamson and 41-year-old Paul Wayne Williamson, both of Sikeston were arrested and charged with burglary 2nd degree and felony stealing. They are each being held on $25,000 bond in the New Madrid County Jail.  About a third of the property was recovered, police are continuing to investigate to recover the remainder.

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