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Three Sterling Men Facing Burglary Charges

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Three men were arrested on Sunday after Whiteside County Sheriff's officers responded to a burglary in progress at a business on Westwood Drive in rural Sterling.

Officers say when they arrived on scene, they say the men coming out of the business.

After a short foot chase, 18-year-old Jakob Battles, of Sterling, was taken into custody.

Officials say officers were then able to track the other two suspects, 19-year-old Gary Rimington and 19-year-old Branden Martin, both also of Sterling, after they allegedly fled the scene.

All three men were charged with Burglary.

Whiteside County Deputies were assisted at the scene by Sterling Police and Sterling K-9 officers and Rock Falls Police .



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