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Three men accused of break-in

Friday, August 5, 2011

Two Brazil men are wanted in connection to a recent reported break-in.

At approximately 4:33 a.m., Thursday, dispatchers received a 911 call from a residence in West Central Village.

According to officials, the male resident said three white males had broken into his back door and held a "chrome gun" to his head, before beating him physically with a ball bat.

The victim identified two of the suspects. Officials said one of the suspects was wearing a mask.

According to officials, the victim managed to get a phone to call 911, but was unable to talk before the wire to the phone was pulled out of the wall.

The call, however, was transferred to the Brazil City Police Department as a 911 hang-up.

According to officials, the suspects fled before police arrived.

A search of the area took place and at approximately 7:30 a.m., BCPD Officer Jeff Stinson located one of the suspects, Derek Snapp, 25, Brazil.

Snapp was immediately taken into custody and transported to the Clay County Justice Center. Snapp remains incarcerated at the center on a $25,000 bond, no 10 percent allowed.

Warrants are being issued for Ricky Anello, 20, Brazil. According to officials, he is reportedly armed and considered dangerous.

Officials believe he stole a car from Brazil and may be operating a white 1996 Chevrolet Monte Carlo, with Indiana license plate In God We Trust YR838.

Officials believe Anello could be in the Terre Haute area.

Officials are in the process of identifying the third suspect.

All three will be preliminary charged with burglary (Class B felony), residential entry (Class B felony) and aggravated battery (Class D felony).

Officials stated Anello may face additional charges related to the alleged handgun and possible vehicle theft.

More details are unavailable as the case is still under investigation.

Anyone with information is urged to contact the Brazil City Police Department at 446-2211.

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what a shocker! another of brazil's finest!

-- Posted by SKCC on Fri, Aug 5, 2011, at 11:42 PM

OH that he is.Well maybe now when they get him THIS TIME, they will make sure hes gone for a LONGGGGGGGGGG time.

-- Posted by twmkmforever@yahoo.com on Sat, Aug 6, 2011, at 9:06 AM

why would anyone want to break in west village anyways they are housing for the poor,

-- Posted by oknow on Sat, Aug 6, 2011, at 2:06 PM

sounds like a group of punk's trying to be bad boy's probable trying to collect drug money.I hope they catch the rest before they hurt or kill someone thinking there tough guy's.

-- Posted by u-know on Sat, Aug 6, 2011, at 3:18 PM

Terre Haute is not a smart place to run to with the tag armed and dangerous they just lost one of their own and are I'm sure not about to lose another

-- Posted by u-know on Sat, Aug 6, 2011, at 3:48 PM

I think u have the wrong person the only son I have is 52 and a minster in Vigo county . I will pray for your son and hope he is not guilty of this crimes. I was commenting on the piece in the paper.

-- Posted by u-know on Sat, Aug 6, 2011, at 4:09 PM

i didnt mean to disrespect anybody. the person i was responding to knows who she is. i apoligize if anybody else thought i was refering to them

-- Posted by from arizona and proud of it on Sat, Aug 6, 2011, at 5:26 PM

You said: "The uneducated TRASH that roams the streets around this town is pathetic".

The very same thing could be said about some of the posters. If these are your kids in the article, you did a lousy job of parenting.

-- Posted by BWare on Sat, Aug 6, 2011, at 6:25 PM

The other day, a poster chastised the Brazil Times for misspelling some words and the paper corrected the mistakes and apologized.

Now I'm wondering why they even bothered. Most of these posters wouldn't know the difference. Everyone makes typos, but those aren't typos.

The posts are kind of funny though. Arguing about who raised the biggest moron. Keep those posts coming, we'll try to decipher them and continue to be entertained.

-- Posted by BWare on Sat, Aug 6, 2011, at 10:14 PM


-- Posted by twmkmforever@yahoo.com on Sat, Aug 6, 2011, at 11:03 PM

Good Job BCPD and officer Jeff Stinson. I just pray this matter is resolved before someone else really gets hurt or worse.

-- Posted by TheShadow on Sat, Aug 6, 2011, at 11:33 PM

*Applause for BWare*

Trying to read the comments here makes me want to break out my decoder ring.

Any minute, Larry the Cable Guy is going to jump in here to referee!

-- Posted by olmedic on Sun, Aug 7, 2011, at 12:00 AM

I'm not about to ask "Where were the parents?" I WILL ask "Where's the TIMES monitor?". Getting off track like this is digusting. I'd prefer no comments compared to most of these!

-- Posted by Dagnabbit on Sun, Aug 7, 2011, at 4:05 AM