Assaria hardware store trashed in overnight burglary

Salina Post

ASSARIA — Someone broke into the Assaria Hardware between Monday evening and Tuesday morning taking cash, flashlights, lighters, cigarettes and chewing tobacco.

Saline County Sheriff Glen Kochanowski said entry was gained by breaking out a glass panel to a door. Kochanowski said the inside of the business was ransacked.

Surveillance cameras inside the business were among the items damaged.

Loss and damage is estimated at $1,895.