Two burglary suspects arrested in Birmingham

BIRMINGHAM, AL (WBRC) – The Birmingham Police Department has reported the arrest of two burglary suspects on Wednesday.

Officers say the suspects were taken into custody at the Deluxe Inn on Crestwood Boulevard on Wednesday afternoon.

The suspects are believed to be linked to burglaries across five different municipalities.

According to police, a large amount of stolen property was inside the hotel room, including stolen weapons. The suspects also had possession of a stolen van from Mississippi.

Deputy Chief Herman Hinton states, "We have indeed removed two people who have been a thorn in our side from the streets."

The identity of the suspects has not yet been revealed. They are currently being held in the Birmingham City Jail.