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Two arrested in string of vehicle burglaries

Posted at 6:46 PM, Feb 07, 2019
and last updated 2019-02-07 21:16:40-05

St Martinville Police have arrested two people in connection with a string of vehicle burglaries in the city over the past several weeks.

Chief Ricky Martin says Markus Roberston Jr. and a 15-year-old juvenile have been arrested.

Markus Robertson
Courtesy of St. Martinville Police Department

Robertson was booked with three counts principal to simple burglary and one count possession of stolen property.

The juvenile was booked with three counts of simple burglar.

The vehicle burglaries are still being investigated and more counts of burglary will probably follow for both subjects and other suspects, the chief said.