Police looking for suspect after Barton home burglarized

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BARTON — Police are looking for a suspect who broke into a home in Barton last week.

At around 2:50 p.m. on Wednesday, police say they received a report of a burglary at a residence on Hollow Road. A trooper responded to the scene and met with the homeowner.

Police say the investigation revealed that on December 22, at approximately 10:25 a.m., an unidentified male entered the residence through the locked slider door in the back of the home.

Cash and change were taken during the break-in.

Video evidence captured one suspect, who appears to be a male, wearing an army camo winter jacket, brown pants, boots, a Carhartt winter hat and black winter gloves, entering the home.

The suspect was also wearing a full black face mask, hiding from the nose down.

Anyone with information regarding the identity of the suspect is asked to contact police at 802-334-8881.

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