Press Release

Incident Type:
Incident Date/Time 2/20/2019 3:00:00 AM
Expire Date/Time 3/20/2019 3:00:00 AM
Case Number: 2019-004356
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Person/Suspect Info
Case Number: 2019-004356

Incident Type: VEHICLE BURGLARY TREND W/ ARREST Business/Subdivision: Bayshore On The Lake, Building 15R Parking Lot

Location: 3800 Lake Bayshore Dr Bradenton, Fl 34205 Zone: W10

Victim(s): Multiple Race/Sex: Victim(s) D.O.B:

Other: Race/Sex: Other D.O.B:

Other: Race/Sex: Other D.O.B:

Suspect(s): Mcfarland, Deontae A Race/Sex: B/M Suspect(s) D.O.B: 11/13/2000

Suspect(s): Juvenile Race/Sex: B/M Suspect(s) D.O.B: 03/08/2001

Suspect(s): Juvenile Race/Sex: W/M Suspect(s) D.O.B: 11/20/2001

Synopsis: On 02/16/2019, at approximately 0058 hrs., MCSO units were dispatched to Bayshore on the Lake in reference to a resident watching three individuals attempting to break into unlocked vehicles.

When deputies arrived, the three suspects were observed making unlawful entry into three vehicles. Once all personnel were in place, a takedown was conducted and all three suspects were arrested without incident.

Victims were contacted. One of the juvenile suspects provided deputies a full confession to the burglaries. Property commonly associated with vehicle burglaries was located on the suspects.

Detectives believe the suspects could have involvement in other recent vehicle burglary cases.