NORTH MYRTLE BEACH, SC (WMBF) North Myrtle Beach Police have arrested a suspect who reportedly admitted to committing several burglaries in the area after being arrested for similar crimes in Myrtle Beach.
According to North Myrtle Beach Spokesperson Pat Dowling, Steven Robert Spencer admitted to 18 burglaries in the city during an interview with Myrtle Beach Police after being arrested for burglary charges in that area.
Dowling adds that Spencer pointed out to detectives each residence he burglarized. His information matched reports made by the victims of those burglaries.
North Myrtle Beach Detectives have recovered stolen property and are working to return the items to victims of Spencer's reported crimes. Detectives are confident that additional stolen property will be recovered.
Spencer is charged with multiple counts of burglary in association with the North Myrtle Beach crimes.