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UPDATE: DSP Arrest Brothers Wanted on Theft Charges

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Right: Joshua Meding, 24 Left: Matthew Meding, 26 (Photos provided by DSP) Right: Joshua Meding, 24 Left: Matthew Meding, 26 (Photos provided by DSP)

MILFORD, Del.- Delaware State Troopers have arrested two Milford brothers wanted in connection with theft and burglary charges.

According to police, based on an anonymous tip, troopers with assistance of Dover Air Force base Police responded to a residence in the housing area of Dover Air Force Base around 9:30 p.m. Thursday and took the two brothers into custody without incident.

Police said 26-year-old Matthew Meding was wanted  for two counts of 2nd-degree burglary, numerous counts of theft, and several counts of criminal trespass. Police say the charges are connected to incidents that happened back in early November relating to a rash of car break-ins near Lincoln.  He was also being sought for a burglary in the Frederica area, where police say he took a 66-year-old victim's credit card and withdrew over $5,000 in cash.
 
As for his brother, police said 24-year-old Joshua Meding was wanted for theft by false pretense, falsifying business records, and selling stolen property after an investigation revealed he removed golf cart batteries from a residence in the Lincoln area and the sold them to a local salvage yard in exchange for cash.  He was also wanted on two capiases out of Sussex County Court of Common Pleas.

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