Couple arrested for series of burglaries

Christopher Walriven (Source: Hamilton County Sheriff's Office)
Christopher Walriven (Source: Hamilton County Sheriff's Office)

COLERAIN TOWNSHIP, OH (FOX19) - A young couple is facing charges for a series of burglaries throughout Colerain Township.

Police say Sarah Elizabeth East, 20, and Christopher Walriven, 20, both of Colerain Township, are responsible for at least seven burglaries between Oct. 20 and Nov. 5.

The burglaries occurred on Byrneside Avenue, Lapland Drive, Rockacres Drive, Floral Run Court, Acre Drive and Grange Court. In each case, electronic equipment, cash and assorted jewelry were taken.

Evidence gathered and statements made by the suspects led to both East and Walriven being charged with seven counts of burglary.

Walriven is being held at the Hamilton County Justice Center. East has been admitted to the hospital with a potential health issue and has not yet been taken to jail.

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