2 arrested after 50 vehicle burglaries
in East Tennessee
From Loudon County Sheriff's Office
Vehicle Burglary Suspects Arrested!
LOUDON (WATE) – Two people were arrested after more than 50 vehicle burglaries happened in Loudon County over two months.
Shawanda Stuart and Lincoln Sanders face multiple charges including burglary and theft.
Investigators believe the two are connected with many burglaries in Loudon County and Knox County.
A large amount of stolen items were recovered during the investigation. If you were a victim of a recent vehicle burglary, contact 865-986-4823.
LENOIR CITY, Tenn. (WVLT) - The Loudon County Sheriff's Office announced the arrests of two suspected car burglars accused of breaking into more than 50 cars.
Investigators charged Shawanda Stuart and Lincoln Sanders with multiple counts of burglary and theft. More charges are pending.
Sheriff Tim Guider said the crimes took place in the last two months, "Thanks to the vigilance, determination, and teamwork between the LCSO patrol deputies and the criminal investigators I am proud to announce that the two suspects have been taken into custody."
Investigators said suspects were also connected to car burglaries in West Knox County, Lenoir City and Loudon City. Authorities are working with those jurisdictions to return stolen items.
A large amount of stolen items was recovered. Anyone who may be a victim should contact Investigator Cosner at (865) 986-4823.