Valpo man arrested on burglary, theft charges
By Erin Guerra Post-Tribune correspondent August 12, 2013 3:58PM
Updated: September 14, 2013 6:14AM
Police recovered approximately $10,000 worth of stolen lawn equipment, laptop computers and other electronics while executing search warrants in Porter and Lake counties.
At about 7 p.m. Friday, Porter County and Valparaiso police searched a home in the 700 block of Timberline Parkway in South Haven and a storage unit in Lake County.
In addition to the stolen property, detectives found a large amount of suspected synthetic marijuana, police said.
Wade Roberts, 24, of Valparaiso, was arrested on one Class B felony count of burglary, two Class C felony counts of burglary and one Class D felony count of theft.
He was being held without bond until his initial court appearance this week.