Deputies with the Union County Sheriff’s office have apprehended two Charlotte men who are suspects in a burglary spree that included a break-in at the home of the agency’s deputy chief.
On Saturday, officers with the county sheriff’s office arrested Anthony Lavell Fisher, 28, of Autumn Oak Drive, and Quadarius Mickerson 20, of Nevins Drive.
The two men are suspected of stealing a .45-caliber handgun and other items from the home of Deputy Chief Todd Elmore Friday, according to Tony Underwood, a spokesman for the Union County Sheriff’s office.
Elmore’s wife was home at the time of the break-in, but was not hurt.
On Friday, a manhunt for Fisher and Mickerson resulted in the lockdown of New Town Elementary School in Waxhaw.
Fisher and Mickerson have been charged with three counts of felony breaking and entering, three counts of felony larceny after breaking and entering and felony conspiracy.
Authorities believe they are responsible for three or four other break-ins that occurred in Union County on Friday, Underwood said.
Fisher was caught Saturday morning, and Mickerson was apprehended later that day, after 10:30 p.m., Underwood said.