30 robberies in 36 hours

Fisher County was plagued by a series of robberies over the weekend. The Sheriff’s department began receiving calls in the early morning hours Sunday, and by the end of the day they had received 18 reported vehicle break-ins. There were a total of 15 victims in Rotan and 3 in Roby totaling more than 30 vehicles broken into. 

   There was an alarm triggered at Southern Touch Flower Shop in downtown Rotan, but nothing appeared to have been stolen. An attempted home invasion was reported in Rotan, when someone attempted to kick in the door of a resident on Sammy Baugh Ave.

   The Fisher County Sheriff’s Department feels the crimes have been committed by...


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