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Authorities Bust Burglary Ring On Lake Gaston

Posted October 25, 2004 6:39 a.m. EDT

— Authorities have broken up a burglary operation on Lake Gaston.

Three Virginia residents broke into a house on the lake and ran a burglary operation for about a month.

Mecklenburg County, Va., authorities made two arrests -- 21-year-old Aaron HandSchuma and a 15-year-old girl. A third suspect, a 17-year-old, ran away.

HandSchuma has already posted bail. Property recovered on the Virginia side is at the Mecklenburg County Sheriff's Office. Property recovered on the Warren County side is at the Warren County Sheriff's Office.