HAMBLEN COUNTY, Tenn. (WVLT) - Investigators with the Hamblen County Sheriff's Department have arrested seven people in connection with at least six home burglaries.
Five of the people arrested are juveniles and the other two are adults.
All seven have been charged with Aggravated Burglary and Theft of Property.
Detectives say the suspects began their spree in July 2013, stealing jewelry, TV’s and weapons from multiple homes in Hamblen County.
They also believe the suspects are linked to robberies in Grainger County.
The two adults charged at this time are Efrain Pascual Alonzo, 20, of Talbott and Jeffery Lowe, 18, or Morristown.
Investigators say more arrests could be made.
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