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Teen arrested in string of Metrowest burglaries

ORLANDO, Fla. – Orlando police have arrested a 16-year-old in a string of burglaries in the Metrowest area thanks to tips from the community.

Xavier Carrion, 16, is facing felony burglary charges in the burglaries.

Surveillance video from a victim's apartment shows three men with their faces covered during a break-in using cellphones as flashlights.

The group got into multiple first-floor apartments by cutting through patio screens and smashing glass doors, stealing electronics, jewelry and watches, police said.