SARASOTA COUNTY – A man is arrested and face charges on 17 felony burglary charges in Sarasota County
Sarasota County Sheriff’s Office says an investigation launched in August lead to the arrest of Adam Lehmann.
16 homes at Southwinds Mobile Home Park were burglarized.
Detectives learned Lehmann moved into the mobile home park the same week when the burglaries occurred.
Appliances, food and a nine millimeter handgun were some of items stolen.
A tactical unit made contact with Lehmann while he was walking near Clark Road carrying lawn equipment.
Lehmann dropped the tools and tried to escape but deputies took him into custody without incident.
He admitted guilt to all burglaries and detectives have reason to believe he is connected to others.
Lehmann has a prior record while the investigation is ongoing and additional charges are pending.