On Friday, November 11, 2016 at about 3:43 AM, Beaumont Police responded to 680 Buford, Mike’s Drive In, in reference to a burglary of the building. When Officers arrived, they discovered that a vehicle, later determined as a white Chrysler Town & Country Minivan, was used to ram the front doors of the business. Once entry was gained suspect(s) attempted to gain entry into an ATM, however were unsuccessful. The suspect(s) burglarized the store and fled in the Minivan.
On Sunday, November 13, 2016 at about 12:21 AM, Beaumont Police responded to Mike’s Drive In again, in reference to a burglary of the building. When Officers arrived, they discovered that the business had been burglarized again. Officers later recovered the minivan that was used in the original burglary, which was reported stolen. Detectives are following up leads and investigating these burglaries. If you have any information about these crimes call Beaumont Police at 409.880.3830 or Southeast Texas Crime Stoppers at 409.833.TIPS (8477).