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Sheriff's office investigating burglary spree in Hixson area

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HAMILTON COUNTY, TN (WRCB) -- The Hamilton County Sheriff's Office has received numerous theft complaints that have occurred over the last several days in the 6800 block of Captains Way in Hixson. 

Over the weekend, one of the complainants called in around 4:00 in the morning to say a small brown truck was driving slowly through the neighborhood with several men getting in and out of the truck. 

They were observed approaching vehicles parked in driveways in the neighborhood. 

Deputies located the truck on another street in the neighborhood and as they approached the vehicle on the drivers side, observed what appeared to be a large amount of items in and around the driver.
At this time, there are 23 reported thefts/burglaries in this neighborhood. 

Detectives are working on sorting and cataloging the recovered property, which consists of everything from sunglasses to GPS equipment.  
This investigation is on-going and several arrests are expected to be made.

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