Attention snow birds: Serial burglar targeting your homes



serial burglar targeting snow birds, marion county news

Fort McCoy, Florida — Marion County residents are warned of a serial burglar targeting the homes of snow birds.

Today, the Marion County Sheriff’s Office reported nearly a dozen homes (that they know of) have been burglarized.


Flat-screen TVs, appliances, guns, and other miscellaneous items have been stolen.

One of the homes was located in the 14800 block of 148th CT, Fort McCoy.

All of the homes belong to snow birds and many victims were not able to be reached by phone.

If you have family out of town and they live in the aforementioned area, you may want to conduct a home check.

If you have any information concerning this case, you are encouraged to call (352) 369-6845. You can phone anonymous tips to Crime Stoppers of Marion County at 368-STOP or 368-7867. Text tips to 274637 using keyword 368STOP. Tips can also be submitted at