Theft From Motor Vehicle In Progress, Police Arrest Two

New Castle County Police have arrested a 17 year-old and 19 year-old Joshua Wright for a theft from  motor vehicle in the community of Elmhurst.

(Wilmington, Del. 19804) Tuesday (January 2) at approximately 1:20 a.m., patrol officers were dispatched to the 100 block of Belmont Ave for a report of a theft in progress. Officers learned that a resident observed two subjects looking inside of his black Dodge. They fled on foot prior to police arriving on scene.

Officers responding to the community located the 17 year-old and Joshua Wright in the neighborhood matching the suspects clothing description. They were taken into custody without incident. Evidence located on scene further linked them to the theft.

Joshua Wright was charged with third degree burglary, second degree conspiracy, and misdemeanor attempted theft. He was arraigned and released on $5,500.00 unsecured bond and issued a no contact order.

The 17 year-old was charged with third degree burglary, second degree conspiracy and misdemeanor attempted theft. He was arraigned and released on $2,500.00 unsecured bond and issued a no contact order.

joshua wright

Joshua Wright

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