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Meriden man in police custody after chain of car burglaries



TOPEKA, Kan. – The Topeka Police Department has arrested a man connected to several car burglaries.

Topeka Police arrested 32-year-old Brian Wells of Meriden early Sunday morning.

Wells is facing two counts of burglary and one county of misdemeanor theft and one felony theft count.

According to police, about 2:40 Sunday morning officers received a call about a suspicious person on the 1800 block of Southwest Wanamaker Rd.

When officers arrived and were checking the area, they noticed a person matching the description of the suspect they were given.

wells had taken items from a series of car burglaries along Wanamaker earlier in the evening.