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Pet Killed In Alexis Break-in

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The Warren County Sheriff's Office is asking for help in its investigation into a home burglary in Alexis, Ill. Thursday night. Officers were called to a home in the 1600 block of Angling Rd. around 9:30, after one of the homeowners discovered the house had been burglarized and one of the family dogs had been killed.

Deputies and troopers with Illinois State Police searched the area and determined no one was inside. They established that several items were taken, including a gun, tools, a television and jewelry. The slain dog was taken to the Illinois Department of Agriculture for a necropsy to determine the cause of death.

 Anyone who may have information about the crime is asked to call the Warren County Sheriff's Office at (309) 734-8505, or Crime Stoppers at  (309) 734-9363.