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Six men ran down and arrested after report of train burglaries in Streator

Posted by wlpo on August 27, 2015

Six men were arrested and three cars impounded after Streator Police got wind of a group allegedly breaking into railroad cars.

Streator Police Chief Kurt Pastirik says around 4:30 Wednesday afternoon, his department got a call about “suspicious actions” on BNSF Railroad property. Six men were confronted by police and then made a run for it.

Keith Gullens, Raleigh Klabbatz and Terrell Murray of Streator along with Dontae Coleman and Alex Mosley Jr. of Chicago were all tracked down and arrested for burglary. Damaris DeLeon of Streator was also arrested on a retail theft warrant and for driving with a suspended license.

Pastirik says this is still an ongoing investigation.

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