THORNTON – Cerro Gordo county police are investigating an attempted burglary at a business in the small North Iowa community of Thornton.
Deputies were dispatched to Jaspersen Insurance, 301 Main Street, for an alarm that showed back door motion on Fridaym, March 1 at about 9:23 PM. A deputy arrived on the scene and found that unknown subject(s) attempted to gain entry through the back door of the business. No entry was made, but the back door was damaged.
Police said that photographs were taken and there are no suspects at this time.