FILLMORE -- Putnam County Sheriff's Deputy Mike Downing and Fillmore Town Marshal Darrel Bunten responded to an intrusion alarm at Hoosier Pete (Hoosier Market) in Fillmore at 2:06 a.m. Tuesday, Nov. 8.
Upon arrival, officers discovered front glass breakage and an open south door.
Investigation revealed the suspect or suspects only took a pink display case containing numerous packages of synthetic cannabis, varying in price from $24.99-$34.99.
Officers executed the search warrant and located items matching the description of items taken during the burglary. This resulted in the arrest of a Fillmore man named H. Tom Tomlinson.
Tomlinson was incarcerated at Putnam County Jail on probable cause for preliminary charges of burglary, theft and neglect of a dependant.
This is the second search warrant served in Fillmore resulting in arrests within the past two weeks.
The first search warrant resulted in the arrests of William Shane Lauderdale and Barry Douglas Bland for theft and possession of methamphetamine within 1,000 feet of a park.