PictureMegan N. Story
Massac County Sheriff's Investigators had been investigating two Vehicle Break-In's that had occurred in the early morning of 01/13/14 on Country Club Rd. and Massac Creek Rd.. On 01/17/14 two more vehicle break-in's occurred in the early morning hours on North Ave. near the Gallagher Subdivision area. In the break-in's, items stolen were child car seats, prescription medication and a digital camera. Today, 01/17/14, Deputies went to a residence on Barger Dr. in Metropolis to question 31 year old Megan Story of Metropolis. There, Investigators discovered 2 stolen child's car seats, the stolen camera and a stolen electric blanket. Megan Story was arrested for the vehicle break-in's. A search warrant was later executed and prescription medication not belonging to Story was located. Also located during the search were several items related to a Residential Burglary in Pope County that had occurred on 01/16/14. Pope County authorities assisted and recovered the stolen items. It was discovered that Megan Story was committing the Burglaries with her 8 month old son in her vehicle. Story was charged by Investigators with 4 counts of Burglary to a Motor Vehicle and possession of a Controlled Substance. It is expected that she will be charged with the Residential Burglary in Pope County within the week. Story is on probation at this time for Residential Burglary.