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Man holds burglary suspects at gunpoint

CURRYVILLE, Mo. | Three burglary suspects are facing charges after being held at gunpoint by the northeast Missouri man whose property was being burglarized.

Authorities say Norman McBride of Curryville discovered the burglary at the machine shed near his home at 1:46 a.m. Saturday. McBride held the suspects at gunpoint until a deputy and a state trooper got to his farm in rural Pike County.

The suspects are 27-year-old Brian Jennings, 55-year-old Gary Lee Morton and a juvenile. Bond for the adults was set at $25,000 each. The juvenile was released to his parents.

Curryville is about 100 miles northwest of St. Louis.

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