The Warren County Sheriff's Department is investigating a home burglary in Alexis where a family dog was killed in the during the crime. Thursday at approximately 9:30 p.m. deputies responded to 1629 Angling Road, Alexis where the homeowner had returned to find the home burglarized and one of the family dogs killed. After a search of the premises by deputies and Illinois State troopers determined no one was inside. Illinois State Police Crime Scene technicians were called to the scene. Taken during the burglary were tools, a gun, television and jewelry. The slain animal was taken to the Illinois Department of Agriculture for a necropsy.
Anyone who has information about this crime is asked to call the Warren County Sheriff’s Office at (309) 734-8505, or Crime Stoppers at (309) 734-9363.