According to Pickaway County Sheriff Robert B. Radcliff, his Office has been involved in a lengthy multijurisdictional investigation, involving a rash of vehicle break-ins.
As a result of the investigation his Detectives were able to obtain Grand Jury Indictment Warrants on Jacob D. Brofford 35 years old, Richard L. Brofford 33 years old, and Jimmy R. Turner Jr. 19 years old, all from Laurelville, Ohio.
On June 6, 2018 Richard Brofford and Jimmy Turner Jr. were apprehended at their residence just outside of Laurelville, Ohio. In the early morning hours of June 7, 2018 Jacob Brofford was apprehended in Columbus, Ohio.
All three were charged with Receiving Stolen Property and are being held in the Pickaway County Jail.
Sheriff Radcliff would like to thank The US Marshal Service, The US 23 Major Crimes Task Force, and The Hocking County Sheriff’s Office for their involvement in apprehending these suspects.
Sheriff Radcliff would also like to encourage all residents to be diligent and lock your vehicles and keep all personal belongings out of sight.
These series of cases remain under investigation by The Pickaway County Sheriff’s Office
Pictured are suspects Jacob D. Brofford, Jimmy R. Turner Jr., and Richard L. Brofford