CLEWISTON, FLORIDA (July 26, 2006) -- Hendry County Sheriff's Office Criminal Investigators have arrested four adults and one juvenile in connection with recent burglaries in Montura. Sheriff Ronnie Lee reports that Richard Thomas Stevens, age 24 of 860 North Romero Street, Montura, Vernon Dwayne Stevens, age 23 of 154 Highway 27, Clewiston and Roland Lee LaFollette age 19, of 787 Appaloosa, Montura were arrested and charged with Burglary of Structure Conveyance and Larceny Grand Theft Damage Over $1,000.00.
Additionally, LaFollette and Paula Elizabeth Ferrer, age 23 of 435 North Datil, Montura were charged with Dealing in Stolen Property. HCSO Investigators were able to recover one of the stolen items, a 6000 watt generator. Investigators noted that the investigation is ongoing. All suspects were booked into the Hendry County Jail with the juvenile being turned over to Juvenile Authorties.