2 caught in attempted break-ins in Newberry

Country Way residents asked to check their vehicles


NEWBERRY, Fla. – Two people were taken into custody early Saturday morning following a string of attempted vehicle break-ins in Alachua County.

The Alachua County Sheriff's Office was dispatched shortly after 4:30 a.m. to the Country Way subdivision in Newberry.

Patrol deputies and K9 deputies found evidence of several attempted burglaries and an attempted vehicle theft.

After K9s searched the area, two people were taken into custody. Their identities have not been released.

The sheriff's office is asking anyone who lives in Country Way to check your vehicles and report any burglary or burglary attempt to 352-955-1818.