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Arrest Made In Burglary of Scurry Fire Department

Scurry, Texas –On Sunday August 26, 2012, unknown suspects burglarized the Scurry Fire Department building, stealing an estimated $6,900.00 in fire fighting equipment. Kaufman County investigators have recovered some of the stolen property. After receiving a tip as to the identification of the suspect a warrant was issued. The suspect in the case was apprehended during a traffic stop by Crandall Police Department.

Arrested and charged with Burglary of a Building was Dustin Mote, 17, of Terrell. Mote was released on September 10, 2012 after posting a $5,000.00 bond.

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