Police at Chillicothe received information that several ballistic vests and other law enforcement related items were taken in a burglary from an uninhabited residence of a state law enforcement officer.
The location was in the 12-hundred block of Polk Street at Chillicothe.
Over a one week period, Detective Maples and several members of the Chillicothe Police Department worked this investigation resulting in the recovery of several stolen items, including six ballistic vests valued at three thousand dollars. Charges against three persons have been filed in Livingston county circuit court.
23 year old Matthew Case of St. Joseph and 30 year old Eric Wells of Chillicothe have been charged with felony possession of stolen property.Â
24 year old Kyle Case of Chillicothe was arrested and charged with felony possession of drug paraphernalia as a result of this investigation.
Matthew Case is described as at large and has an active Livingston County warrant.Â A news release from Chillicothe Police today said two other suspects await the filing of formal charges related to the investigation.
Police Lieutenant Scott Chubik commended Detective Maples and the Chillicothe Police Officers for a job well done.