Bond set on burglary suspects; three more sought
Bonds have been set on four men arrested earlier this week in connection with multiple burglaries but the four still remain behind bars.
Dorchester County Sheriff's detectives arrested David Craig Zeigler, 17, on 4 counts burglary 2nd degree; Jeffrey James Kirk, 19, 1 count burglary 2nd degree; Henry Marquis Edwards, 18, 1 count burglary 2nd degree; Luke Vendrely, 18, accessory after the fact burglary 2nd.
According to the Dorchester County Magistrate Court office, the following bonds were set on the four suspects: Zeiglar, $50,000 and $225,000 for separate counts of 2nd degree burglary; Kirk, $1,120 for simple possession of marijuana and possession of drug paraphernalia and $60,000 for a count of 2nd degree burglary; Edwards, $50000 for a count of second degree burglary; Vendrely, $35,000 one count of accessory after the fact second degree burglary, $1,120 for simple possession of narcotics and possession of drug paraphernalia.
All four are still housed in the Dorchester County Detention Center, according to the Dorchester County Magistrate Court's office.
Investigators are still looking for Javan C. Jordan, 19, wanted for 11 counts burglary 2nd degree; Jason Lemar King, 18, wanted for 4 counts burglary 2nd degree; and Josh Leon James Richards, age unknown, wanted for five counts burglary 2nd degree.
According to DCSO officials, DCSO investigators, with the help of alert citizens, were able to identify a burglary ring operating in the Archdale area of unincorporated North Charleston. Detectives linked the seven adults and a juvenile to burglaries of more than twenty residences and arrested four suspects and a juvenile suspect in connection with the burglaries.
Subsequent investigation led law enforcement to a North Charleston area business, Crazy Bob's Electronics, where investigators found numerous items stolen in the burglaries, according to DCSO officials. The owner of the business, Robert Bertino faces multiple charges of possession of stolen goods in connection with the burglaries, according to DCSO officials.
Other cases have been identified by the North Charleston and Goose Creek Police Departments, according to DCSO officials.
The investigation continues.