The former location of the Rays of Sunshine daycare in Perry was broken into according to reports from the Perry Police Department.


The Perry Police Department received a call on Wednesday, July 5 at 2:47 p.m. from Roger Dale Bousman Jr. regarding a breaking and entering incident at the 1708 First Street residence.


Bousman is the brother of Misty Jo Bousman-Ray, and was at the residence to retrieve items for her, later discovering the residence had been broken into. According to the report, Bousman advised that the backdoor had been kicked in and a bag of property was on the ground, including a broken bottle of alcohol.


Sgt. Archer responded to the residence.


“There was a break in at the residence and its still under investigation at this point,” Archer said. “It’s believed that there were some items taken from the residence, but we don’t have any suspects or anything like that.”


Upon arriving, the police report notes that the back door was kicked in, the door frame damaged, a couple of old gaming systems were missing, and the incident happened sometime between Monday, July 3, and the time of the call.