At 3am this (Tuesday) morning, officer Jonathan Phipps responded to an alarm Rattlers store at 1800 block of Blue Bell Road. He found the front door to the business open and a store employee later confirmed that 16 cartons of cigarettes were missing, valued at $960. A review of the security camera video showed 3 males inside the business.
Latter in the morning, Sealy police reported they had pulled over a vehicle with 4 male occupants with 16 cartons on cigarettes in their possession. The cartons were confirmed to be from the Rattlers store through tags placed on them by the store. The four occupants are being held in Sealy until Brenham police can transport them.