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Kennewick Police Department:Commercial Burglary Update

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Burglary Updates

Summary of Incident: Kennewick, Wa.

13-38507 – Burglary/410 E Kennewick Ave (Sprague Pest Solutions)
An unknown suspect cut the locks off of two trailers at the location. At this point there doesn't appear to be anything missing.

13-38508 – Burglary/535 W Grand Ronde (Ray Poland & Sons Construction)
An unknown suspect cut the wire on top of the compound fence at the above location and stole a fuel card (recovered in the stolen vehicle on 11/28), acetylene torch glasses, a Hiliti battery powered impact gun, a Hilti Rotorhammer, welding helmut, two keys and a hard hat. We were able to plaster-cast a footprint found near the south area of the lot.

13-38509 – Burglary/1031 W Columbia Dr
An unknown suspect entered the fenced compound and prowled several vehicles. One of which was a convertible Audi A4. The suspect gained entry by slashing the soft-top. There was also a set of keys found at the location. Also a block away two wallets were located from a burglary at A-Z Towing.

13-38528 – Burglary/800 E 1st Ave
An unknown suspect cut the lock on the fence gate and stole several pieces of cut galvanized, black iron and stainless steel pipe. We collected the lock which has rust where the cutting device.

13-38512 – Burglary/6223 W Deschutes (Action Towing)
An unknown suspect cut the fence and broke a window out of a customer's car. Nothing appears to have been taken but the suspect appears to have dropped a small flashlight that was collected.

13-38513 – Burglary/1401 W Kennewick Ave (A-Z Towing)
Last night an unknown suspect jumped over the barbed wire fence and broke into two cars and a boat. He said the suspect also tried to break into the building but was unsuccessful. The suspect eventually pried the fence open and may have only got away with a car stereo.

13-38537 – Burglary/1207 W Columbia Dr (Apollo Inc)
RP reported finding their front gate disassembled and wide open this morning. An Apollo work van (WA ALP9333) full of tools was stolen.

Investigators have received several tips from concerned citizens including tips received through Crime Stoppers. Today, Detectives are following up on those tips in addition to executing two search warrants in connection with these cases.


If someone has information that they would like to provide while remaining confidential, they may call the Crime Stoppers line at 586-TIPS (8477), 1-800-222-TIPS (8477) or visit

Prepared by: Lattin
Date / Time: 120313 at 1100 hrs

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