Crash Leads to Burglary Arrest

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A weekend car crash helped authorities in Dubois County find a burglary suspect.

The Dubois County Sheriff’s Department was investigating a burglary case around 8:30 Sunday morning, when they learned about a car crash in another part of the county.

They say a pick-up truck had gone off the road, destroying two mailboxes and hitting some trees.

Deputies say they found a lap top computer and two guns inside the truck.  The items had been reported stolen in the burglary.

The driver, Derek Klem, has been charged with burglary and theft.

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