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UPDATE: Citizen tips leads Sheriff's Office to arrests

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Detectives with the Spokane County Sheriff's Office believe these two men are tied to a July South Hill Burglary (PHOTO: Spokane County Sheriff's office) Detectives with the Spokane County Sheriff's Office believe these two men are tied to a July South Hill Burglary (PHOTO: Spokane County Sheriff's office)
SPOKANE COUNTY, Wash. -

Less than 24 hours after releasing the photo of two burglary suspects, the Spokane County Sheriff's Office announced on Thursday they were able to identify the two suspects thanks to tips from citizens. 

Detectives say the two men in the photo are 22-year-old Adam J. Rocha and 23-year-old Cullen N. Roe. Both are now in custody and are being charged with Residential Burglary and two counts of Theft. 

The Sheriff's Office wants to thank everyone who sent in tips and helped them catch the two suspects. 


Previous Coverage:

On Wednesday, the Spokane County Sheriff's Office released a photo of two men they believe broke into a south hill home in July. 

Detectives are asking for your help in identifying the two men in the photo. Detectives say during the burglary at a home on South Hogan Lane around July 15th, the two men took a wallet which contained a bank card that was used at the time the attached picture was taken. 

If you recognize the men in the photo, please contact Detective Dean Meyer at 509-477-3159. 

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