Burglary and Break-Ins At Area Businesses Reportedly Connected

(Gillette, Wyo.) A string of break-ins overnight has police investigating the neighborhood of Swanson Road, south of Southern Drive. Thursday morning Pro Electric reported that someone had broken in to their fenced parking lot and stolen a Honda 3000 Inverter, worth $2099. Down the street at Pathfinder Inspections, a padlock was reportedly cut off their gate, it's assumed in order to gain access to Pro Electric. It's also believed the suspect or suspects entered a building on the Pathfinder lot, though nothing appeared to be missing. One street over on Mohan Road, Cyclone Drilling also reported a lock cut off their gate at the eastern entrance. Police believe this is related to the two other incidents. These were all reported between 9:30 and 11 a.m. Thursday. Anyone with information should contact Gillette Police at (307) 228-4276. You can also report information anonymously to Crime Stoppers online . #county17 #news