Three arrested in connection to Prince George's County county robberies

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Local,Maryland,Crime,Kate Jacobson,Prince Georges County

Police in Prince George's County have arrested three men in connection with more than 50 burglaries in the county since December 2012.

Anthony Nyrekie Edwards, 40, David Benjamin Neal, 24, and Jamal Cooke, 21, all from Oxon Hill, have been charged with burglary. Police said the three men burglarized more than 50 homes over six months, stealing everything from computers and jewelry to personal belongings.

Police did not say what the stolen items were worth in total but did say that at least one home was robbed of $70,000 worth of jewelry.

Cooke has been released on a $25,000 bond, while Edwards and Neal remain in the custody.

kjacobson@washingtonexaminer.com

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