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      Safe holding pills, jewelry stolen from Chippewa County home

      Joseph Edwin Smith, 37, and Joshua Michael Lacoursiere, 24, were arrested after a robbery that happened Monday at a home in the Goetzville area.

      Two men were arrested after allegedly stealing a safe from a Chippewa County home.

      Joseph Edwin Smith, 37, and Joshua Michael Lacoursiere, 24, were arrested after a robbery that happened Monday at a home in the Goetzville area.

      The Chippewa County Sheriff's Office reports a home safe containing prescription pain medication and jewelry was stolen.

      The Sault Ste. Marie police recovered the sale in a dumpster Wednesday afternoon. Deputies developed two suspects and seized additional evidence from two homes in Sault Ste. Marie.

      Smith is being held on home invasion, safe burglary and a drug charge. Lacoursiere was charged with obstructing a criminal investigation, destroying evidence and larceny from a building.

      Deputies are expecting additional charges.