Police: Manatee car burglar nabbed after taking cell phones

July 14, 2013 

— A tip at 3 a.m. Sunday alerted the Manatee County Sheriff’s Office to a suspicious person in the area of Country Oaks Boulevard and Lockwood Ridge Road.

Responding deputies reported they arrested Nicholas Matthew Erwin, 21, no address listed, after watching him burglarize a vehicle.

Erwin was charged with burglary. Erwin reportedly took two cell phones from other vehicles.

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