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Apex teen charged in string of car burglaries

Posted August 20, 2012 9:52 a.m. EDT
Updated August 20, 2012 11:04 a.m. EDT

— A 17-year-old was charged last week in connection with a string of car burglaries in Apex this summer.

Thomas Chad Mayo, of 103 Atkinson Court, is accused of breaking into eight vehicles in June and stealing valuables worth thousands of dollars, including an iPad, GPS devices, gift cards, jewelry and cash, according to arrest warrants.

He faces numerous charges, including breaking-and-entering motor vehicles and misdemeanor larceny.

Mayo was placed in the Wake County jail under a $30,000 bond. His first court appearance was set for Monday.