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Idaho Falls homes burglarized

Published On: Dec 16 2013 12:40:07 PM CST   Updated On: Dec 16 2013 02:10:06 PM CST
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Ramon Bailey, KIFI/KIDK

This neighborhood on 16th in Idaho Falls was hit by two burglaries Dec. 14, 2013.


Two homes were burglarized on West 16th in Idaho Falls on Saturday morning.

Police were called to one of the homes around 5 a.m. for a report of a purse theft. Someone had broken into a side door and stolen the resident's purse. The purse was found outside hanging on the front fence.

Around 11 a.m. officers responded to another burglary, which also took place on the 200 block of West 16th.

Sometime between 7:45 a.m. and 10:50 a.m., someone broken into the home and stole cash, medications, a gaming console and miscellaneous video games, a camera, an iPad and a laptop.

Detectives are determining if these burglaries are related.

Anyone with information regarding either burglary is asked to contact police at (208) 529-1200 or Crimestoppers at 522-1983.