Two break-ins Saturday bring the number of burglaries in Butler since Nov. 8th-10th
A homeowner on Orchard Avenue told investigators that she returned to her house about 3:25 p.m. Saturday to find the back door had been pried open.
The house had been ransacked and a .380-caliber Ruger pistol, a Sony PlayStation video game console and two video games had reportedly been stolen.
A neighbor reported seeing a suspicious male in the area around noon. He was wearing a green Carhartt-style jacket, a tossle cap and a black backpack with gray trim.
The Ruger pistol, a 9mm pistol and a .22-caliber revolver with an altered serial number were recovered when police executed a search warrant Monday morning at a duplex on the 400 block of West Penn Street.
Police also recovered three cellphones and a wallet.
The stolen Glock was recovered around 2 p.m. Monday when police, with assistance from Butler County Team 200 and state police, executed a search warrant at a house on South Street after learning that the stolen gun was inside.
Names arrested are as follows
- Child molester David Eberhart
- Johnny Mccray (David Eberharts boyfriend)
- Two others were detained, we are trying to find out why the others were arrested