Burglary suspect arrested on Hilton Head Island

Hilton Head Island PacketJuly 4, 2014 

Twenty-one-year-old Nicholas J. Ruch of Cincinnati, Ohio, has been arrested for burglary in the second degree, accused of breaking a window and entering  Rebook Crossfit at 18 New Orleans Road on Hilton Head Island, according to a Beaufort County Sheriff's Office alert.

An employee arrived at about 5:15 a.m. Friday to open the business, discovered the front glass door shattered and saw someone inside. The employee then notified the Sheriff’s Office.

Deputies responded, entered the building and found Ruch inside by using a K-9, the alert stated. The subject was not injured during the apprehension; however, he was found to be in possession of a Crossfit shirt valued at about $18, the alert said.

 

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