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2 Charged in Coin-Op Laundry Machine Thefts

Posted March 13, 2007 9:17 a.m. EDT

— Two men were taken into custody Saturday in connection with a series of thefts involving money taken from coin-operated laundry machines at apartment complexes.

Raleigh police arrested 29-year-old Frank Chafic Suncin and 16-year-old Kelvin Daniel Velasquez on Saturday.

Authorities have charged each man with 22 counts of breaking and entering and 22 counts of larceny.