Birchwood Woman Uses Home Surveillance To Help Nab Burglars

Friday, April 13, 2018
Doyle Joseph Patrick Kelley
Doyle Joseph Patrick Kelley

The Sheriff's Office said a Birchwood resident used a home surveillance system to help nab two burglars.

Charged with aggravated burglary were Doyle Joseph Patrick Kelley, 26, of 11214 Melanie Lane, Georgetown, and James Kyle Stokes, 27.

On Wednesday, deputies were dispatched to a residence on Dolly Pond Road.

The resident said sometime between 5:30 a.m. and 5:45 a.m. someone entered her home and stole a safe that contained cash, jewelry and other valuables.

She said she has video inside and outside of the home. She watched it and said it showed Kelley enter her home, go to her bedroom, then walk out with the safe.

The woman said she was able to identify Stokes on the outside camera.

James Kyle Stokes
James Kyle Stokes


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