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3 teens arrested on burglary charges

McDONALD, BRADLEY COUNTY (WRCB) – Deputies say they have arrest three suspects in a string of burglaries.

According to investigators 18-year-old Brandon Wesley Hobock and two 17-year-old accomplices were arrested Monday and charged with several counts of burglary.  All three suspects are from Ooltewah according to deputies.

A witness called the Bradley County Sheriff's Office Monday to report a suspicious pickup truck backed up to a home on Sim Goodwin Road. The abandoned home had been burglarized multiple times in the past.

The witness followed the three suspects as they left with a freezer and a tool box from the home.

The suspects headed for Hamilton County, but pulled over on the side of the highway when they noticed they were being followed.

According to investigators, the plan was to sell the stolen items to a scrap metal dealer in Hamilton County.

Hobock was charged with one count of burglary and one count of theft under $500.

One juvenile was charged with burglary and theft related to all three burglaries at this location. The other suspect's charges stem from two of the burglaries.

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