2 arrested in spate of Laramie car burglaries

2014-08-28T09:50:00Z 2014-09-02T09:58:07Z 2 arrested in spate of Laramie car burglariesThe Associated Press The Associated Press
August 28, 2014 9:50 am  • 

LARAMIE, Wyo. — Investigators say the discovery of a man wearing a sweatshirt stolen during a series of car burglaries in Casper led to arrest of two suspects in the case.

Codey Parsons, 19, and Justus Ochs, 18, were arrested Monday and appeared in court Wednesday.

A search warrant shows that a Laramie woman told police she saw a man wearing a striped sweatshirt stolen from her car at a K-Mart over the weekend. She provided a description of the man, which led to the arrest of Ochs.

According to the warrant, at the time of his arrest, Ochs was carrying a Kindle Fire that had been stolen from a car the previous night.

Parson, who is Ochs' roommate, also reportedly admitted to burglarizing the cars with him.

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