Man charged in burglary of building under construction

Man charged in burglary of building under construction

TUSCALOOSA, AL (WBRC) - A Gordo man is in custody in Tuscaloosa County after police say a group of suspects stole TVs and other home theater devices from a building under construction.

Rex Brown, 27, is charged with first-degree receiving stolen property in connection with a robbery in the 700 block of NE Rice Mine Road.

Officers responded to a burglary report Sunday, Nov 1 where they say suspects forced themselves into the building and stole several flat screen TVs and blue ray players.

Police stopped a vehicle in the vicinity and were led to a house in the 3600 block of NE Rice Mine Road where they recovered some of the stolen items.

Brown is in the Tuscaloosa County Jail pending a $30,000 bond.

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