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Sheffield man arrested on series of vehicle burglary charges

(Source: Florence Police Department) (Source: Florence Police Department)
FLORENCE, AL (WAFF) -

Florence police arrested a Sheffield man after a series of vehicle burglaries in Downtown Florence area. 

Police tell us 25-year-old Eric Whitson's image was captured on video while committing one of the burglaries.

He was located by a patrol officer in the area of Cedar Street and led police on a short foot chase before being taken into custody.

Whitson is being held in the Lauderdale County Detention Center without bond.

Investigators tell us Whitson is a suspect in several other additional thefts and charges in those cases are pending.

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