Published November 16 2012
4 face burglary, theft charges in Barnes CountyVALLEY CITY, N.D. – Four people face burglary and theft charges after a two-month investigation in Barnes County.
Sheriff Randy McClaflin told KOVC-TV that the group allegedly burglarized a number of farmsteads, homes and a Valley City business this fall. He said about $8,500 worth of property has been recovered so far.
The four people police are searching for are 32-year-old Broc Buytaert and 31-year-old Betsy Runkle, both from Rochester, Minn., and 36-year-old Steve Hovland and 25-year-old April Kapaun, both from Valley City.
Combined, the group faces 50 felony charges.