MEMPHIS, TN (WMC) - Memphis police officers arrested two men suspected of breaking into a fire station and stealing from firemen as they slept.
Jordan Lakins and Casare Payne are both charged with aggravated burglary and theft of property $2,500-$10,000.
According to Memphis Police Department, the two men broke into the Memphis Fire Department Firehouse #11, which is located at 1826 Union Avenue, on July 5.
The men entered the fire station between midnight and 4 a.m. as the firefighters slept. They took laptops, wallets, cell phones, cash, credit cards, driver's licenses, and even a mountain bike. The total value of items stolen was $5,131.
Two of the stolen credit cards were used a few hours after the burglary in West Memphis, Arkansas. Surveillance footage showed the two men leaving the business with items purchased with the stolen credit cards.