During the past week, officers with the Huntsville Police Department have arrested two individuals who are believed to be responsible for more than a dozen commercial and vehicle burglaries.
According to HPD Lieutenant Curt Landrum, department personnel have recently managed several investigations involving burglaries of buildings and burglaries of vehicles and have identified these individuals as the persons responsible for five commercial burglaries and approximately 10 vehicle burglaries.
Lt. Landrum said, “On January 20th, officers arrested 22-year-old Devin D. Mills on a charge of Credit Card Abuse as well as two misdemeanor warrants,” Landrum said, “The credit card abuse charge resulted from his use of a credit card stolen in a burglary.”
Officer Landrum said, “As well, on January 28th, officers arrested 20-year-old Cory D. Archie on several charges including Failure to Identify, Evading Arrest, Resisting Arrest, Burglary of a Building and a Probation Violation warrant.”
Investigations continue as it is believed these subjects may be responsible for additional offenses and may not have acted alone when committing their offenses.
Lt. Landrum said, “We are anticipating the possibility of additional arrests in the future.” He said, “Citizens with any information pertaining to these crimes are encouraged to contact the department.”