Ring Rattled: Feds Sweep In, Dismantle Major Theft Ring

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CLEVELAND, OH (WOIO) - Federal agents swarmed businesses across the city of Cleveland, dismantling a major theft ring piece by piece.

A number of stores were targeted during the Thursday morning raids.

FBI agents made nearly a dozen arrests, but were still searching for two additional suspects at the noontime hour.

19 Action News has learned the members of the well-organized ring were hitting up major retail stores like Lowe's, Best Buy, Macy's, Sears. Details on what the suspects were stealing and how they were pulling it off will be answered at an afternoon news conference.

19 Action News will be there and Reporter Denise Zarrella will have complete details starting First at Four.

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