Pair of Burglars Caught in the Act

Kirksville Police collared a pair of burglars they caught in the act. An alert neighbor saw 29-year old Timothy Nguyen and year old Earl Ireland as they went into a house on East Dear street Tuesday. The men had not come out by the time police arrived, and officers found both of them hiding in closets. Searching the men, police found cash and a couple of gift cards that were claimed by the home’s occupant.Police say they are investigating other burglaries in the neighborhood, and have indications they have broken a string of crimes related to one of the men.