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Auburn man charged with stealing more than $4,000 worth of alcohol

Sven K. Brown (Source: Auburn Police Department) Sven K. Brown (Source: Auburn Police Department)
COLUMBUS, GA (WTVM) -

On Wednesday, Sept. 16 the Auburn Police Division arrested Sven K. Brown, 32, of Auburn, on a felony warrant. 

The arrest stems from an Sept. 9 burglary of a business in the 1800 block of Ogletree Road. 

According to the victim, an individual entered the business and stole three bottles of alcohol, with a total value of more than $4,000, including a $3,000 bottle of cognac. 

An investigation into the theft by Auburn Police resulted in Brown being named as a suspect through video surveillance.  

Detectives located Brown and found evidence of the theft at his home. 

Brown was taken into custody and charged with theft of property in the first degree. He was transported to the Lee County Jail and will be eligible for a $5,000 bond. 

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