Arrest Made in Bold Daylight Burglary in O’Fallon

Michael Brandt

The O’Fallon Police Department thanked the public for tips that resulted in the arrest of a suspect in an early-afternoon burglary at American Cleaners in O’Fallon on Sunday, November 13.

The department had posted surveillance video and pictures on their Facebook page in the hopes of identifying the suspect, who broke out the glass panel of the front door of the cleaners, located at 2710 Highway K.

Michael Brandt

After an investigation, Michael Brandt, 41, of Eureka was charged with second degree burglary, property damage, and stealing.

Bond was set at $75,000,  cash only.

According to the O’Fallon Police Department, Brandt is suspected in several similar crimes in St. Louis County.

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