Rocky Lane Breeden, Jr. (left) and Kristopher Nicholas Breeden were arrested in connection with the break-in of Luttrell Elementary School.
KNOXVILLE, Tenn. (WVLT) -- Two brothers were arrested in connection with the theft of more than $10,000 worth of electronics and equipment from Luttrell Elementary School, according to the Union Sheriff's Office.
Rocky Breeden, Jr. 22, and Kristopher Nicholas Breeden, 20, were arrested in Knoxville around six o'clock Tuesday evening. They were charged with Burglary, Theft, and Vandalism and are each being held on $75,000 bond. Their first court date is on October 28.
The pair were arrested without incident at a home at 2980 Sevier Ave. in Knoxville. The Sheriff's Dept. added they believe other individuals were involved in the burglary and the case is still open.
Authorities have recovered $3,000 worth of the items stolen so far. Original estimates said more than $10,000 worth of equipment was reported stolen.
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