KANSAS CITY, Mo. — A burglary has been reported at the Independence, Missouri, office of U.S. Senate candidate Lucas Kunce.
A report from the Independence Police Department says the burglary took place Monday at the office at 201 W. Lexington Ave.
The report also indicates that there was no forced entry.
Items seized included 200 pieces of mail and 20 pieces of office equipment, according to the report.
Yesterday we discovered that our campaign office had been broken into. Tens of thousands of dollars worth of equipment and other resources were stolen. Some staff even had framed photos and other personal items taken. From the materials taken, it’s clear we were a target. pic.twitter.com/GzW5vFjnnl
— Lucas Kunce (@LucasKunceMO) March 29, 2022
Kunce is one of eight Democrats running in the August primary election.
He served 13 years in the Marine Corps and worked in private companies.
The winner of the November general election will replace incumbent Senator Roy Blunt.
Blunt announced last year that he would not run for a third term.
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