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BREAK IN: Humane shelter window busted

March 14, 2013

Sandy Grube, manager of the Whitley County Humane Shelter, cleans up glass after a window was broken early Tuesday morning during a break in. Photo contributed

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.

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