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Burglars caught by homeowners in North Augusta

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Tyler Patrick Moulton, Courtesy: North Augusta Public Safety Tyler Patrick Moulton, Courtesy: North Augusta Public Safety
Megan Marie White, Courtesy: North Augusta Public Safety Megan Marie White, Courtesy: North Augusta Public Safety
NORTH AUGUSTA, SC (WFXG) -

Two burglars were caught redhanded by the owner of the home they had broken into Saturday morning.

North Augusta Public Safety investigators say Tyler Patrick Moulton, 20, and his girlfriend, Megan Marie White, 24, had broken into a home on W Martintown Rd. around 10 a.m. Saturday, when the homeowner returned to find their car in his driveway and his door kicked in.

The owner called Public Safety, and when they arrived, White and Moulton refused to exit the home.

Investigators say the couple were inside the home for about 15 minutes before surrendering.

They are charged with burglary.

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