Marion County investigating weekend theft and burglary

SANDOVAL — A weekend burglary in Sandoval and theft in Junction City are under investigation by the Marion County Sheriff’s Office.

Deputies responded around 5 p.m. Saturday to a home Saturday on East Commercial after the resident returned home to find her home had been broken into and her TV and Xbox taken.

The resident informed deputies that she had only been gone from the home for about 30 minutes.

Deputies also responded to Polk Avenue in Junction City on a report of a toolbox being taken from the back of a truck sometime before 1:30 p.m. Saturday.