Lady Lake man stole dishwasher, left it in truck, police say

Neighbor spots stolen dishwasher in truck, sends picture to police

Published On: Apr 12 2013 06:06:38 PM EDT   Updated On: Apr 12 2013 06:23:31 PM EDT
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LADY LAKE, Fla. -

Police say a neighbor caught a Lady Lake dishwasher thief after the culprit left the appliance in the back of his truck.

Kevin O'Connor, 31, was arrested on burglary charges after his neighbor reported seeing the dishwasher, which police say he stole from the Rolling Acres Apartments on County Road 466, in his truck parked outside of his house.

The neighbor took a picture of the dishwasher and sent it to authorities. O'Connor was taken to the Lake County jail.

Authorities say two other men helped O'Connor and haven't been caught yet. If you have information on the burglary, contact Crimeline at 1-800-423-TIPS.