Four men from a multicounty burglary ring have been arrested in Twiggs County.
Investigators recovered $15,000 worth of stolen property, and Sheriff Darren Mitchum said he expects more arrests and the recovery of stolen property.
Last month, Twiggs deputies were notified of several burglaries and thefts of ATVs, motorcycles, power tools and firearms.
“Our deputies were out there beating the bushes and piecing things together, and it became apparent they were working together,” said sheriff’s Maj. James Faulk.
The investigation showed the perpetrators also were operating in Bibb and Jones counties, according to a Wednesday morning news release.
Condy Warren Ashe Jr., 53, of Macon, faces multiple burglary and theft by taking charges after he was arrested on Dec. 18 and Dec. 22.
Joshua David Mixter, 33, of Macon, was arrested Dec. 17 on multiple burglary, theft and criminal trespassing charges.
Jeffery Blake Hasty, 30, of Jeffersonville, faces a felony charge of theft by receiving after his arrest Dec. 18.
Cory D. Brown, 24, of Dry Branch, was arrested Dec. 20 and charged with burglary, felony theft by taking, criminal trespass and driving while his license was withdrawn.
Anyone with information about the suspects or any additional thefts is asked to call the Twiggs County Sheriff’s Office at 478-945-3357 or Macon Regional Crimestoppers at 877-68-CRIME.
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