(Dollar General) in Ormond Beach, burglary arrests

  Date: 7/26/2018 Time: 2329   Invest Asgn:   
Header:   Location:1545 N US Hwy 1, OB   Business Name: Dollar General 

At approximately 2321 hours, Ormond Beach PD units began responding to 1545 N. US Highway 1 (Dollar General) in Ormond Beach reference a suspicious incident, believed to be a burglary in progress. Upon arrival, OBPD units confirmed the burglary attempt (the suspects used a cordless, power saw to cut throught the rear wall), and they began pursuing a fleeing suspect into the woods. Additional assisting units responded, to include: K9 Deputy Webb, Sergeant Hattaway, the Watch Commander (Lt. Piser), and Air One. One of the suspects (later identified as Armando Prada) ran across Broadway Avenue at Sergeant Hattaway’s perimeter location, and back into the woods. Deputy Webb deployed K9 Solo at that location and soon thereafter apprehended Prada. Rescue/EVAC responded reference bite injuries to Prada’s left leg. Air One developed another potential suspect location in the woods behind the store. Deputy Webb again deployed K9 Solo and located the second suspect (Jeovanny Montes de Oca) hiding. Montes de Oca surrendered without incident. Both defendants were turned over to OBPD reference their felony charges. Deputy Webb charged Prada and Montes de Oca with Resisting w/out Violence. Sergeant Hattaway is completing the RTR on the UOF.

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