About 40 percent of the new clothing, valued at $1,500, taken in a July burglary from the Free Store in Mexico was recovered last week. Sgt. Roy Hodsdon, above with some of the items, said the department has a suspect but no arrests have been made. The items are gathered throughout the year to give to recipients of Santa’s Helpers, a charity operated by the Free Store.

Only subscribers are eligible to post comments. Please subscribe or to participate in the conversation. Here’s why.

Use the form below to reset your password. When you've submitted your account email, we will send an email with a reset code.