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TEENS ARRESTED IN THEFT OF 55 LAPTOPS

LAKELAND

Police have recovered more than half of the 55 laptops stolen from Lakeland High School, and they've arrested two teen suspects.

A 16-year-old and a 17-year-old were arrested late Tuesday on multiple felony charges. Police are continuing their search for the third suspect in the April 30 robbery at the high school.

Authorities say they are not sure whether the teens were students at Lakeland High.

Police say a tip led them to a home in Mulberry on Monday, where they found one computer and a cooperative witness. They eventually learned of the 17-year-old's involvement and went to his home. There, they found 13 computers.

So far, police have recovered 37 computers.

COCOA BEACH

Even ocean couldn't hide fleeing suspect

A man running from authorities jumped into the Atlantic Ocean, where a sheriff's helicopter used a spotlight to hunt him down.

Deputies arrested 30-year-old Ryan Prebor on Wednesday night after searching the Atlantic Ocean along Cocoa Beach for 40 minutes.

The chase began after investigators confronted Prebor while he was working at a beachside restaurant. He was wanted on charges of dealing in stolen property and providing false verification of ownership.

Associated Press

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