RAY COUNTY, MO – A Ray County burglary case is set for continuation Tuesday.

A peremptory docket hearing for Austin Berg III, 54, is scheduled in the morning at 9:30 a.m. in Ray County Circuit Court. Officers were dispached the day after Christmas, 2018 to reports of a residential burglary of which Berg is accused. He reportedly stole numerous items including jewelry and firearms in order to obtain money for drugs.

Berg is currently at liberty after posting bond this January.