2 more burglaries reported

Published 10:21 am Tuesday, September 1, 2015

Austin police are investigating two burglaries after the victims came forward on Monday.

Someone broke into a storage shed at the 1100 block of 10th Avenue Southwest between Sunday night and Monday afternoon, according to Police Chief Brian Krueger. The suspect made off with a Craftsman snowblower worth $580, a Craftsman riding lawn mower worth $900, a Craftsman tool box full of tools and other items.

In addition, someone broke into a garage at the 800 block of Eighth Avenue Northwest at some point over the weekend. The victim reported a missing Black and Decker 20-volt weed trimmer, a steel gas-powered leaf blower, two leaf rakes and a Coleman cooler. The weed trimmer and leaf blower are orange, white and black in color.

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Five burglaries have been reported over the past few days, as police took three burglary reports over the weekend.