Josephine Co. Thefts Investigated

GRANTS PASS, Ore. — Two people are under arrest after a string of suspected break-ins and thefts at stores in Josephine County.

Police say Brian Shipman and Adam Hererra broke into five different stores and mini-marts in Merlin and Grants Pass and stole several ATM’s. It all happened beginning December 2nd.

Police say in some cases, the pair used their car to smash open the front doors of the store to get in. The two were arrested Sunday and are in the Josephine County Jail on theft and burglary charges.