Deputies investigate suspicious activity

From Local Sources

ST. MARKS — The Dubois County Sheriff’s Department is alerting the public to the report of suspicious activity investigated by deputies this morning.

The sheriff’s department responded to a report of suspicious activity in the St. Anthony/St. Marks area at 9 a.m.

Deputies who responded identified the male, whose name is not being released at this time. The sheriff’s department said he was last seen wearing a brown Carhartt jacket and jeans.

It is possible the individual had been going through vehicles looking for items to steal or a vehicle to take, according to authorities.

Everyone in the area is asked to make sure they never leave the keys in their vehicles, according to Sgt. Stuart Wilson. Additionally, Wilson said, residents should always lock doors and keep an extra eye out for anything suspicious.

At the time of this morning’s media release, the sheriff’s department said the exact whereabouts of the individual were not known.

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