HANNIBAL — A Hannibal man has been arrested on the felony charge of burglary, following an incident Wednesday morning in the 7000 block of Veterans Road.

The 10th Judicial Circuit Court of Marion County issued a warrant on Thursday, Nov. 18, for Shawn L. Dowling, of Hannibal, charging him with burglary. At about 7:59 a.m. Wednesday, officers of the Hannibal Police Department responded to a burglary in the 7000 block of Veterans Road. During the investigation, officers obtained evidence from the scene linking Dowling to the burglary.

Dowling was taken into custody without incident. During his arrest, officers found Dowling in possession of the stolen property from the burglary. His bond was set at $10,000 cash or surety. Dowling remains lodged in the Marion County Jail.

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