Press Release – Burglary Arrest
At approximately 7:30 am, Deputies responded to a burglary complaint at 28 Northgate Drive in Monroe. Witnesses stated that they observed two suspects enter and exit an apartment. The suspects were carrying stolen electronics. Deputies located Mahrous Muhammad, 21, and Hunter Varino, 18, of Monroe walking on US 165 near Forsythe Extension.
Muhammad and Varino were identified as the suspects and arrested. Deputies recovered all of the stolen property taken from the victim’s apartment.
Muhammad and Varino were booked into OCC for one count of Burglary and Criminal Damage to Property. Muhammad was also charged with Resisting Arrest and Public Intimidation.