Concerned Citizens Saw Something Suspicious at a Local Store and Called the Cops

According to the Richland Police Department, officers got calls from concerned citizens about hearing glass and seeing a person with a flashlight behind the Island View Market in Richland early on Sunday morning. The department says that they found a man in the alley when they arrived on the scene. The suspect decided to take off and run. The Police say they chased after the man and took him to the Benton County Jail. 

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The Island View Market has Been a Target for Break-ins over the past few months.

Detectives say they are still investigating if there is a connection to the two previous burglaries at the market in the past few months. 

The Richland Police are Thankful for the Concerned Community Members

In a statement on their Facebook page, the Richland Police wanted to thank the community members who heard and saw something and decided to say something by calling 911.

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