Orlando man charged after allegedly selling items he stole on Craigslist

Last Updated: Tuesday, January 09, 2018, 3:17 PM EST

An Orlando man has been arrested by Seminole County deputies after reportedly selling items he stole during a home burglary on Craiglist.

  • 19-year-old accused of home burglary, selling stolen items
  • Deputies say Longwood home burglarized
  • Stolen items found on Craiglist

Investigators say William Hilton Mantooth, 19, of Orlando burglarized a home in Longwood on Brantley Club Place on Jan. 6.

According to a news release, $3,875 worth of property inside the homeowner’s garage and vehicle was stolen.

During the investigation, deputies reviewed Craiglist and found a posting selling the bicycle stolen during the burglary. Mantooth then met with deputies for the property sale, and he was arrested and transported to John E. Polk Correctional Facility.

Investigators say Mantooth is charged with multiple felonies that include burglary of an occupied dwelling, grand theft and sale of stolen property on the internet.