Published: Jul 08, 2010 7:47 PM EDT
Updated: Jul 08, 2010 4:48 PM EDT

PUNTA GORDA, Fla - Charlotte County deputies make an arrest in the laundromat burglary case.

In the past three weeks, the Charlotte County Sheriff’s Office investigated two separate burglaries to the Highway 17 Coin Laundry in Punta Gorda. The investigation led to the identity of suspect Mark Stephen Owen who lives in the vicinity of  the Laundromat.

On Wednesday night detectives located Owen at his home and placed him under arrest for the burglary and theft charges that occurred on June 19th and July 1st.