Crime of the Week: Police seek thieves responsible for break-ins

Published 10:56 am Tuesday, September 15, 2015

Within the last month, the Berrien Count Sheriff’s Department has investigated the breaking and entering of the State Line liquor store in Niles Township and Sonny’s Restaurant in Buchanan Township.

Crime Stoppers wants the person or persons responsible for these breaking and entering crimes and will pay up to $1,000 for information leading to their arrest. Crime Stoppers also pays cash rewards on other felony crimes and the capture of fugitives.

Michiana Crime Stoppers is a donor-funded program that serves 12 counties in Michiana. Peopl can contact Crime Stoppers about this or any felony crime or fugitive. Submit an anonymous tip online at, or through a link on our Facebook page. Or people can submit a tip through the same secure link using your smart phone. Look for the free Tip Submit Mobile app.

People can still call Crime Stoppers toll free at (800) 342-STOP. Callers will be given a code number and won’t be asked for their name.


D/Sgt. Fred Laesch is with the Berrien County Sheriff’s Department for Crime Stoppers. The crime of the week comes from the files of the Berrien County Sheriff’s Department.