Deputies: Three arrested in chop shop bust

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POLK COUNTY, Fla. —

A mother and son face charges for allegedly running a chop shop in Polk County.

Deputies arrested Aleta Burgett, her son Brent and business partner Alexander Bove Thursday.

According to investigators, they ran their shop from a septic tank store off Dairy Road in Auburndale.

Some of the stolen items investigators recovered include car parts, vehicles and dozens of guns.

Deputies said they also found $13,000 in cash and a small amount of meth.