The Washington County Sheriff's Office reports the arrest of two Graceville men on charges stemming for two residential burglaries in east Washington County.
Washington County Sheriff's Office received information in reference to a burglary that had occurred on Lovewood Road in which several items had been stolen including firearms, jewelry and electronics.
Subsequent to the above call, officers responded to a call in reference to a burglary of a residence on Barber Road. When officers arrived they found several firearms as well as a 4 wheeler had been taken from the property.
As a result of a month long investigation, investigators were able to identify suspects involved in both burglaries and recover several items.
Arrested and charged:
Justin Matthew Ducker, 26 year old white male of Graceville, FL
Ronald Vito Palumbo, 60 year old white male of Graceville, FL
"Plan to "burglarize" your house yourself" states Sheriff Haddock. "You'll discover any weaknesses in your security system that may have previously escaped your notice."
Most home burglaries are done by amateurs. Putting into place simple precautions can often thwart thieves.
Sheriff Bobby Haddock asks that anyone with information on illegal activity contact us at 638-TIPS (8477) or by email at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Information provided by the Washington County Sheriff's Office