Hillsborough County
Chad Chronister, Sheriff
Tampa, FL
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    Release Number: 15-451

    • For Immediate Release:
    • Public Information Office of Hillsborough County Sheriff’s Office
    • August 31, 2015
    • Contact Person:
    • Public Information Office : piooffice@hcso.tampa.fl.us
    • 813-247-8060

    Business Burglaries

    Deputies arrest two suspects.
    • Sunday
    • August 9, 2015
    • Time: 12:45 AM
    • Corporex Park Drive
    • Tampa

    Suspect:


    Joshua Wooten
    DOB: 6-4-98
    7218 Waycross Avenue
    Tampa

    Charges:

    • Felony Criminal Mischief
    • Burglary of a Business
    • Burglary of a Conveyance
    • Possession of Burglary Tools

    Suspect:


    Brian Manring
    DOB: 9-7-99
    7207 Waycross Avenue
    Tampa

    Charges:

    • Felony Criminal Mischief
    • Burglary of a Business
    • Burglary of a Conveyance
    • Possession of Burglary Tools

    Businesses:

    Joffrey's Coffee Shop
    3803 Corporex Park Drive
    Tampa

    PharmScript Pharmacy
    3801 Corporex Park Drive, Suite 115
    Tampa

    Details:

    On August 29, 2015 at approximately 12:45 am, at 3803 Corporex Park Drive, the two suspects made forced entry into the Joffrey's Coffee Shop using a hammer to smash the window.  The suspects proceeded to make their way inside the business and damaged a vending machine, stealing an unknown amount of candy.

    The suspects smashed a second window at Joffrey's Coffee Shop and made their way inside to an office desk and smashed an Apple computer.  They then proceeded to the PharmScript Pharmacy business located at 3801 Corporex Park Drive, Suite #115 and climbed an unsecured fire ladder to the roof of the building.  While on top of the building an employee heard the noises and later observed them on video surveillance near her vehicle, which was later discovered to have been damaged.  Deputies were circulating nearby and were able to located one of the suspects, Joshua Wooten, who still had candy within his pockets.  The other suspect, Brian Manring, was also located and arrested.

    The total amount of damage is estimated to be in excess of $8.000.  Both suspects were charged with the above charges.
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