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Pawn Shop Busts

PORT ST. LUCIE, FL (WFLX) A Port St. Lucie man could be responsible for a recent rash of burglaries in his neighborhood.

Police used the internet database "Leads Online" to track down 22-year old George Brown.

Detectives say Brown had been pawning a number of items at local shops, including jewelry and sports memorabilia.

Officers found Brown at his father's home located on a street in the center of a recent burglary hot spot.

Police charged Brown with two burglaries but say he confessed to at least nine.

He's being held in the St. Lucie County Jail.

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