Jefferson Authorities Investigating Attempted Break In At Shopko

Jefferson law enforcement is examining video evidence in an attempted break in at the Shopko on North Elm Street. At approximately 11:42 p.m. on Wednesday, May 16, officers responded to the business alarm at that location. Upon arrival, they learned that a concrete block had been thrown through the glass entry door after the suspect had damaged an electric service meter in an attempt to deactivate the alarm system. Store management provided the Jefferson Police Department with the video surveillance footage of the suspect.