From:                         Hannibal Police Department

Date:                          September 9, 2015

Phone:                       573-221-0987

Fax:                            573-221-3966

Contact:                     Sgt. Collier


On Wednesday, September 09, 2015 at 1:17 am, Officers of the Hannibal Police Department were called to Abel’s Convenience Store at 1201 Broadway for a report of a burglary in progress.  Upon arrival, officers discovered a broken window on the front door of the closed business and a man was observed inside destroying property.  After approximately fifteen minutes, the man came out of the business and surrendered to officers.  The man was identified as 27 year old Ted Leon Kealen Jr. of Hannibal, MO.  Ted was transported to the Marion County Sheriff’s Department on a 24 hour hold for Burglary.  Marion County Sheriff’s Department, Ralls County Sheriff’s Department and the Missouri State Highway patrol assisted at the scene.