BREVARD COUNTY, Fla. - All across Brevard County, law enforcement agencies have stepped up patrol.
"This is one of the most serious property crimes we can have, somebody invading somebody's residence," West Melbourne P
Several police agencies, the Sheriff's
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WFTV first told you about the cases a couple of months ago.
Several homes in Suntree, an upscale community, got hit.
Investigators said well-dressed men and women who drive newer cars will stop at homes.
They'll ring the bell. If no one answers, they smash in through the back of the house.
The big concern in some cases is that some people have been home when the suspects barged in.
"Anytime you can come into contact with someone in your home that's an intruder, those kinds of situations can become