Fastenal Stores Targeted With Break-Ins

Over a dozen stores have reported break-ins in recent weeks.

According to, ABC affiliate Channel 2 in Atlanta, Georgia, over a dozen Fastenal stores have been broken into and robbed in the past weeks.

All of the stores have been in the south, with burglars seemingly breaking in with specific interests in mind. Police in Athens, GA, said the burglar “passed over more expensive products to take 30 saw blades.”

Over 15 communities are involved in the spree, and as of yet there is no connection between the individual incidents.

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