Home » News » Burglary suspect offered homeowners $200 not to call police

Burglary suspect offered homeowners $200 not to call police

Northern Indiana police say a home burglary suspect allegedly offered two homeowners who found him inside their house $200 not to call police.

Thirty-one-year-old Casey Madden of Elkhart was charged last month in a September home burglary. He remains jailed at Elkhart County’s jail on burglary and other charges.

Court documents say the homeowners returned home Sept. 30 to find a strange minivan in their driveway and a man and a woman inside their home.

The male homeowner told officers the man offered him $200 in cash not to call police. The man rejected the offer and told the pair to leave.

Police said a later search of the minivan uncovered two video game systems taken from the home.  (AP)

Check Also

Update on US 131 project

Here’s the weekly update from Michigan Department of Transportation regarding its work on the U.S. …

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *