AUBURN – An Auburn man is charged in Nemaha County with burglary, attempted burglary and possession of burglar’s tools on Oct. 15.

Court records say a Nemaha County sheriff’s deputy was dispatched to 732nd Road for a burglary in progress. The deputy told the court he met the landowner at the location who took him to a man detained on the property.

Austin Smith, 18, is suspected of taking a BB gun from a residence and breaking a window on a shop door. Court records say the property owner showed up before the shop could be entered.