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UPDATE: Monroe Police make two felony arrests in weekend burglaries

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Monroe Police Detectives have made two felony arrests in connection with multiple vehicle burglaries in the ULM and Northern Monroe area over the weekend.

Suspects William Hunter Loveland, 19, and Anne Colin Brooks, 18, have been arrested and each charged with six felony counts of vehicle burglary.

Loveland was also charged with one count of felony theft and Cultivation of Marijuana.

Detectives were able to obtain a search warrant for the residence of William Hunter Loveland at an apartment on Warhawkway earlier this evening.

Detectives recovered thousands of dollars in various stolen electronics, jewelry, credit cards and multiple flower pots containing marijuana plants. Multiple victims have been contacted by Monroe Detectives and their property returned.

Detectives will continue to make every effort to return the remainder of the recovered property to its owner. Several additional persons of interest have been identified during the course of this investigation and more arrests are pending. As the investigation continues to mature, Monroe Police will give further information and facts of this case in a press conference to be held later this week.

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MONROE, La. (KNOE 8 News) - Monroe Police Detectives are working a string of burglaries that occurred over the weekend.

As of now (7:30pm), the locations of these burglaries have not been released, but an update is expected within the next hour.

Detectives have several suspects in custody in connection with the string of burglaries.

Detectives are presently interviewing the suspects in custody and will continue to conduct the investigation of these burglaries in a diligent and methodical fashion. An update will be given when Detectives have made significant progress in piecing together this investigation.

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