SEMINOLE – Pinellas County Sheriff’s detectives assigned to the Burglary/Pawn Unit arrested two suspects Aug. 25 in connection to a car burglary that occurred in the area of 74th Avenue and 125th Street in Seminole on Monday, July 28.
According to detectives, the two suspects were observed walking through a neighborhood just south of 74th Avenue and 125th Street in Seminole. The suspects were observed entering the cab of the truck and removing items from inside. The truck was unlocked at the time of the theft.
Detectives were able to identify the two suspects, 17-year-old Lukas Creech, 17, and Ronnie Romeo, 21, both of Seminole. They met with Creech and Romeo on Monday and both reportedly admitted to the allegations.
Creech was arrested and charged with one count of armed burglary, one count of grand theft-firearm and one count vehicle burglary. He was transported to the Pinellas County Juvenile Assessment Center.
Romeo was arrested and charged with one count of armed burglary and one count of grand theft-firearm. He was transported to the Pinellas County Jail.