Press Release

Subject: Car Burglar Arrested
Incident Type: Car Burglary Arrest
Incident Date/Time 9/5/2019 6:00:00 AM
Expire Date/Time 10/7/2019 6:00:00 AM
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Person/Suspect Info
Case Number: 2019-024343
Incident Type: Burglary Trend W/ Arrest Business/Subdivision: Mirror Lakes Condominiums
Location: 3795 59th Ave. West Zone: W40
Victim(s): Several
Suspect: Dylan M. Watson Race/Sex: W/M Suspect D.O.B: 06/14/98

At approximately 1:00 am Dylan Watson was observed by MCSO Aviation Unit walking into the Mirror Lakes Condominium Complex, where he entered an unlocked vehicle and then tried several more door handles. Marked patrol units and K9 responded to the area as deputies in the helicopter continued to call out additional vehicles that Watson was seen entering.

A few minutes later responding units set up a perimeter around the area as the aviation unit guided them to Watson’s location. He was arrested without incident after a brief run from deputies.

Further investigation determined that Watson had burglarized six vehicles and attempted to burglarize an additional thirty-five. He confessed to the mentioned burglaries and also confessed to two additional vehicle burglaries that he committed over the last month.

Dylan Watson is charged with eight vehicle burglaries, thirty-five attempted vehicle burglaries, and two counts of trespassing on school grounds.

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