(KMOV.com) - Police said three thieves who were breaking into homes under construction and stealing anything not bolted down were recently arrested.
Deputies said 47-year-old Fredrick Williams, 54-year-old Darrell Roberson and 21-year-old Jamal Williams were working as a team.
Two of them men were supposedly lurking around a Belleville house while the other man waited in the car. Police said a neighbor noticed them and called 9-1-1 before deputies said they caught the team stealing a refrigerator.
All three suspects from Centreville are being held on bond. Fredrick Williams and Roberson have been charged with burglary, while Jamal Williams has been charged with theft of more than $500.
Deputies believe there are similar crime rings operating in the St. Louis area.