TIPPECANOE COUNTY, Ind. (WLFI) — Two men have been charged with burglary and theft.
According to court documents, on May 21 at around 6:46 p.m., deputies were sent to a home on the 12000 block of South 400 West in regards to a burglary complaint.
Police spoke with Jacob Lambert who lived at the home and he stated that several items had gone missing including two televisions, two rifles, video game equipment and jewelry.
After examining the house, officers found damage had been done to a garage door that showed signs of forced entry.
On May 25, police spoke with 21-year-old Samuel Riggs of Danville, Indiana about the burglary. He told them he had been driven to the home by Nathen Robinson, 23, of Lebanon, and that Robinson had entered the house and removed the items described missing by Lambert.
Robinson corroborated Riggs’ story to police that he had driven them both to the scene of the burglary. However, Robinson stated that it was Riggs who had entered the property and removed the items.
Riggs and Robinson both have been charged with information of burglary, conspiracy to commit burglary and information of theft.