Sheriff’s Office continues work on Mecan/Puckaway area burglaries

The Marquette County Sheriff’s Office is continuing to follow up on leads and investigate numerous reports of break-ins and thefts occurring in the Town of Mecan and Lake Puckaway areas.

\Sheriff Kim Gaffney said the office has received numerous reports of thefts and burglaries from homes, vacant properties, camping trailers, garages and “all sorts of things” in the past several months.

He said his officers are following up on all sorts of leads and trying to develop suspects. It is possible, he said, that the suspect or suspects may be living or staying in that area.

The thefts have involved items that are easily removable - everything from small tools to gasoline to fishing gear, Gaffney reported.

Anyone with information on these incidents is encouraged to call the Sheriff’s Office at 608-297-2115 or Marquette County Crimestoppers at 1-800-297-TIPS.