Deputies arrest man in string of burglaries

Mark Harmon (Source: Richland County Sheriff's Department)
Mark Harmon (Source: Richland County Sheriff's Department)

RICHLAND COUNTY (WIS) - The Richland County Sheriff's Department arrested a man they believe to be responsible for more than a dozen burglaries.

Monique Mack with the Richland County Sheriff's Department said 44 year-old Mark Harmon was arrested Thursday morning. Deputies believe he is linked to a string of at least 15 burglaries in Columbia, Forest Acres, and Richland County over the course of a week.

Investigators believe Harmon would break into the businesses late at night when they were closed.

Harmon is facing 3 charges of burglary in Richland County and may be facing charges in connection with the other break-ins.

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