Police looking for burglar of tax collector’s office

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BOONEVILLE – Prentiss County law enforcement officials are looking for the person who broke into the Prentiss County Tax Collector’s Office on Jan. 30.

A suspect obtained entry into the office between 6 p.m. Jan. 30 and 6:45 a.m. Jan. 31 and took a large sum of money from a safe.

Cash and checks were stolen.

Anyone with information is encouraged to call 800-773-8477. Crime Stoppers will pay up to $1,000 for information leading to an arrest, and the Prentiss County Board of Supervisors is offering an additional $5,000 reward.

  • barney fife

    Be wary of strong drink. It can make one shoot at the tax collector — — — and miss.