Duo burglarizes Nederland Burger King on Easter

Published 11:40 am Tuesday, April 14, 2020

NEDERLAND — Nederland Police are looking for two people who burglarized Burger King on Easter Sunday morning.

Police Chief Gary Porter said authorities were called at 7:24 a.m. to Burger King, 3619 Nederland Ave., and noted the drive-thru window was busted out.

“Officers found the drop box had been cut open with a grinder and an undetermined amount of money stolen,” Porter said, adding the assailants tried to get into the safe but were unsuccessful.

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Security video showed two people entering through the drive-thru window wearing black hoodies, jeans and surgical masks.

The business was closed at the time of the burglary.

Porter said he doesn’t believe there have been any other burglaries at this Burger King before.

No arrests were made and the case remains under investigation.