On April 09, 2013 Dale County Sheriff’s Deputies were dispatched to South County Road 59 in Midland City in reference to a “burglary-in-progress.”
At approximately 8:22am the Ozark-Dale County E911 center received an call for assistance from the Midland City Police Department in reference to a burglary in progress.
An alert neighbor observed a suspicious vehicle parked in the victim’s driveway and approached the residence to investigate further. As the citizen approached the residence (2) black males were observed running out from behind the residence into the woods. A 3rd suspect fled the scene in a vehicle after the citizen produced a firearm.
The citizen was able to give dispatchers a description of the suspects as well as the suspect’s vehicle.