3 Juveniles Arrested after 45 Car Keys and 7 Cars Stolen

Stolen Car
Posted at 12:33 PM, Jan 10, 2017
and last updated 2017-01-10 13:58:04-05

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (WTXL) - According to police, a car dealership was burglarized on Monday, reporting that about seven cars and 45 car keys were stolen from the business. 

The Tallahassee Police Department said that they were called to West Tennessee Street around 10:30 a.m. about a burglary at Premier Motor Cars.

The business told police that about seven cars and 45 car keys were stolen from its officers and lot. Officers called an auto theft investigator to the scene and started searching the area for possible suspects.

At around 3:30 p.m. the same day, police said that the newly formed Community Oriented Policing Squad patrolling near the area of 2749 West Tharpe Street found one of the stole cars and arrested two juvenile suspects.

After speaking with them, a third juvenile suspect was identified and arrested.  During the investigation, 39 sets of keys and three of the seven stolen cars were recovered by officers. 

TPD is continuing to search for any other suspects and the four missing vehicles.  The vehicles are described below:

1) 2013 - Red - Nissan - Altima

2) 2012 - Silver - Volvo - S60

3) 2012 - White - VW - CC

4) 2008 - Silver - BMW - X5

The Tallahassee Police Department is asking anyone with information about the case or if a citizen sees one of the above vehicles in an area, parked in a suspicious manner, to please call (850) 891-4200 or if they wish to remain anonymous, Crime Stoppers at (850) 574-TIPS.