Appling County Sheriff Investigators were able to solve several burglaries that occurred in rural Appling County recently. A.J. Wagner, age 18, of Baxley, was arrested and charged with felony burglary - three counts and theft by taking.
The investigation in Appling County led to others involved in Wayne County. The Wayne County investigation resulted in to two persons being charged with possession of stolen property and having a Meth lab. These two will be prosecuted in Wayne County. The estimated value of the stolen property is $10,000.00.
The vacation time is starting. Opportunistic burglars will be on the move. Make sure you have your light timers on at your home while you are on vacation. And anti-theft burglar deterrent MP3 or CD playing while you are away.