Burglars hit local business

A burglary occurred during the early morning hours last Wednesday, Sept. 24, at Kayton International Inc. near Albion.

The burglary was apparently interrupted by a company officer arriving early for work Wednesday, Sheriff Dave Spiegel said. Entry had been gained by prying open a door in the shop area.

Law enforcement agencies are now following up on leads in the case. Boone County Crimestoppers is offering a reward of up to $2,000 leading to the arrest and conviction of those responsible. Call Crimestoppers at 1-800-266-0935 or Sheriff Spiegel at 402-395-2144. Refer to case #08-0926. Callers will remain anonymous.