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Serial burglar arrested in weekend break-in

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Posted at 9:57 PM, Apr 02, 2020
and last updated 2020-04-02 22:57:17-04

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (WTVF) — Metro Nashville Police officers arrested a convicted serial burglar after he was caught breaking into a body shop.

Officials say 51-year-old Devantia Davis was arrested Thursday for Saturday's break-in at Link Automotive Service on the 1200 block of Lebanon Pike.

Davis was spotted walking on Lafayette Street. He is suspected in at least three other commercial burglaries in the Elm Hill Pike/Fesslers Lane area.

Davis was charged with one count of burglary and is being held in lieu of $2,000 bond. Davis last received a 6-year probated sentence in January for four burglary convictions. He has six burglary convictions since 2016.