Brewster County Sheriff’s Office Investigating Burglary of a Ranch

Staff Report
NewsWest 9

BREWSTER COUNTY - The sheriff's office in Brewster County is investigating the burglary of a ranch where several firearms were taken.

The robbery happened around 1 a.m. last Friday morning at the Dead Horse Mountain Ranch, just south of Marathon.

The suspects broke into a ranch house and took off with eight handguns and rifles.

Several other items were stolen.

The total value of those items is well over $8,000.

The ranch owner discovered the burglary and tried to follow the suspect's tracks.

The tracks showed the suspects had already crossed the Rio Grande into Mexico.