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Two Charged In April Eden Burglary

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PRINCESS ANNE, Md. - Two Salisbury men have been arrested, in connection to an April burglary.

The Maryland State Police Princess Anne Barrack say they arrested 41-year-old Anthony Adkins, and 42-year-old Ricky Mears, in connection with a first degree burglary that happened in Eden, on April 23rd, 2014. Police say during the investigation into the robbery, they found photographs on a trail camera, that showed Adkins and Mears in possession of a rifle that was stolen from the victim's residence, during the incident.

Numerous interviews apparently lead investigators to recover the rifle at a home in Fruitland. Police say they also linked Adkins to a second burglary, that the Somerset County Sheriff's Office is currently investigating.

Adkins and Mears are reportedly both felons, who are prohibited from possessing firearms.

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