BREAK IN: Humane shelter window busted

COLUMBIA CITY — Whitley County’s Humane Shelter was broken into in the early hours Tuesday morning.Alarms on the premises sounded just after 3 a.m. The Columbia City Police Department and the Whitley County Sheriff’s Department responded to the shelter on South Line Street.Columbia City Police Chief Tim Longenbaugh said officers at the scene determined that an individual entered the building through a window. Police cleared the premises and found nobody inside. Longenbaugh would not comment on if any items were stolen. Whitley County Humane Shelter Director Lindsay Pease said no animals were harmed and nothing was missing.To read the rest of this story, see the March 14 issue of The Post and Mail. Don't have a subscription? Call (260) 244-5153 or subscribe to our e-edition. For breaking news, sports updates and additional coverage, bookmark the homepage and find us on facebook.