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Wicomico Sheriffs Arrest Teen For Theft From Motor Vehicles

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SALISBURY, Md.- The Wicomico County Sheriff's Office have arrested and charged an 18 year old for three separate thefts from cars.  Police says Elijah Sutton of Salisbury is being held on a $5,000 bond in connection with those thefts.

Police say they began their investigation Saturday morning in south Salisbury on the 1500 block of Laurel Drive, 1400 block of Arbutus Drive, and 1400 block of University Terrace.

Police say during the investigation, the deputy received a description of the individual seen inside a vehicle in the 1500 block of Laurel Drive and was able to locate him walking on an adjacent street. Following an investigation and interview of this suspect, police say was identified as Elijah Sutton, the deputy concluded he was the individual seen entering the vehicles. During the investigation, the deputy determined that Sutton was involved in all of the break in’s to the vehicles that had been reported. Sheriffs say the deputy recovered items from the backpack carried by Sutton that were identified as some of the items stolen. The deputy placed Sutton under arrest and transported him to the Central Booking Unit where he was processed and taken in front of the District Court Commissioner. Following an initial appearance, the Commissioner detained Sutton in the Detention Center in lieu of $5,000.00 bond.

Police say at this time it is believed that there may have been other individuals involved in this crime as well as possible unidentified victims. Anyone who may have information about this incident or who believes they may also have been a victim is asked to contact the Sheriff’s Office at 410-548-4891. Please reference complaint number 16-4186.

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