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Do you recognize this person? Individual is suspect in Casey's burglary, officials say

Surveillance footage from the Casey’s General Store in Ely shows an individual suspected of burglarizing the store. The Linn County Sheriff’s Office is looking for help identifying the individual. (Photo courtesy of the Linn County Sheriff’s Office)
Surveillance footage from the Casey’s General Store in Ely shows an individual suspected of burglarizing the store. The Linn County Sheriff’s Office is looking for help identifying the individual. (Photo courtesy of the Linn County Sheriff’s Office)

Linn County authorities are looking for help identifying a person suspected of breaking into a Casey’s General Store in Ely.

Deputies responded at 4 a.m. Monday to the store at 1495 State St. for reports of a burglary in progress, according to the Linn County Sheriff’s Office. The front glass door had been broken out, and items had been taken from the store.

The sheriff’s office is asking for help in identifying the person seen on the store’s video surveillance. Anyone with information is asked to call the sheriff’s office at (319) 892-6100.

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