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2 arrested, 1 sought in Best Buy burglary

Police: Norris Wendell Richardson, 24,wanted in burglary

Jacksonville Sheriff's Office booking photo of Norris Richardson from prior arrest
Jacksonville Sheriff's Office booking photo of Norris Richardson from prior arrest

GAINESVILLE, Fla. – Two suspects have been arrested and a Jacksonville man is still sought in the Sunday morning burglary of a Gainesville Best Buy.

The Gainesville Police Department responded to an alarm at the business at approximately 3:09 a.m. Sunday.  The arriving officer saw a black man entering the store through a hole in a wall that had been made by a sledgehammer.

Meanwhile, another subject fled on foot.

Officers were able to capture William King Brookins, 16, as he tried to run out of a door of the building. Officers also found a stolen vehicle that was used by the suspects in the burglary.

Alachua County Sheriff's Office and University of Florida Police Department assisted in the search for one of the other suspects and were able to locate Breyon Gilbert, 22.

After interviews with Gilbert and Brookins, police were able to confirm a third suspect's identification. Police are now looking for Norris Wendell Richardson, 24, of Jacksonville, who they believe was driving the other suspects.

Police recovered approximately $27,000 in computers and iPads.

Gilbert was also arrested in 2011 for committing burglary at a Jacksonville Best Buy.