A Cross Plains resident on State Road 62 west of S.R. 129 arrived home Aug. 14 around 4 p.m and found herself face to face with a thief, reports Ripley County Sheriff Tom Grills.
After a short exchange of words, the male subject ran out the front door. A nearby home was also forcibly broken into that same day.
Sheriff’s officers are investigating and anyone with information is urged to call 812-689-5558.